Margaret H. Mason, Q.C.
Law Society of British Columbia appointee
Margaret Mason leads the Charities and Tax-Exempt Organizations practice at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP. Her practice spans a broad range of issues which affect charities and not-for-profits including tax exempt status, governance, political activities and social enterprise. Margaret represents organizations across the sector including religious, environmental, sport, healthcare, social services, education, and research organizations as well as family and corporate foundations.
Margaret also advises donors with respect to their philanthropic planning and has extensive experience with trust and estate related matters including all aspects of estate planning and the administration of estates and trusts, both within Canada and elsewhere.
Margaret currently serves on the Board of Directors of Imagine Canada and the Canadian Sport Institute – Pacific and is the Past-Chair of the National Charities and Not-for-Profit Organizations section of the Canadian Bar Association and a member of the CRA Charities Directorate’s Technical Issues Working Group.