A photographic portrait of Sanjaya Ranasinghe

Sanjaya Ranasinghe


Tax Law Services

Office Edmonton

Sanjaya is a member of EY Law LLP. Sanjaya’s practice covers a wide range of taxation matters, including domestic and international tax planning, advising on mergers and acquisitions, and tax dispute resolution.


Prior to joining EY Law LLP, Sanjaya articled with a national law firm in Toronto and practiced tax at a regional tax law boutique in Edmonton. Prior to attending law school, Sanjaya practiced tax at EY in Calgary.


  • Bar Admission (Alberta), 2012
  • Bar Admission (Ontario), 2011
  • Juris Doctor (Queen’s University), 2010
  • Qualified as a Chartered Accountant (2007)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (University of Alberta), 2003

Cases & Publications

Reported Cases

  • Otteson v. The Queen, [2014] TCC 250
  • Klemen v. The Queen, [2014] TCC 244
  • G&J Muirhead V. The Queen, [2014] TCC 49

Select Publications

  • "SCC Ruling may Suggest PSB Risks to Partners" (2014) vol.4, no. 4, Canadian Tax Focus, 7-8

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