Jeremy Scott Tax Law

Jeremy Scott is a tax lawyer based in Halifax, Nova Scotia and has worked with a wide range of clients throughout his career. Most have paid little, if any, attention to sales taxes such as the Harmonized Sales Tax. They often find dealing with sales taxes, and the tax authorities frustrating and confusing. Jeremy Scott Tax Law fills that gap.

Jeremy works with his clients to ensure they are properly applying tax laws, and manage their tax audits – allowing them to focus on running their business not taxes.

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Seasoned Tax Advisor

An experienced tax professional and tax department leader who has been helping clients understand and manage their Canadian Sales Tax (such as the GST/HST) obligations for more than 20 years.

Focused and Diligent

Jeremy Scott Tax Law restricts focuses primarily on the goods and services tax, harmonized sales tax, provincial sales taxes, fuel taxes, tobacco taxes, liquor taxes as well as environmental and carbon levies.

Our clients operate in a wide range of industries, including retail, real estate / REITS, construction, manufacturing, the service sector as well as supporting a wide range of not for profits and charitable organizations.

Meet Jeremy Scott, Lead Attorney

Jeremy Scott was formerly a partner in one of Canada’s largest professional services firms, and served as the head of tax for one of Canada’s largest grocery companies.

Now, he is a practising member of the Nova Scotia Barrister’s Society and frequent presenter, lecturer and instructor for a wide range of organizations.

In addition to completing a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Laws both at the University of New Brunswick, Jeremy also completed the CFO Leadership Beyond Finance program through Queen’s University/FEI Canada.


  He is proud to serve on the Board of Directors for two wonderful organizations:

  • Brigadoon Village – Canada’s largest pediatric camp focused on providing camps to children designed to accommodate their health conditions or other life challenges; and
  • Divert Nova Scotia – a not-for-profit corporation championing recycling in Nova Scotia, which for over 25 years has helped to make Nova Scotia a recognized global innovator in waste diversion solutions.

Jeremy and his wife, Richelle have raised two sons in Halifax, NS. They are forever grateful to have added Bo the Beagle to their family in 2019.