The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D.
Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, today
announced the appointment of the new Taxpayers' Ombudsman, Ms.
Sherra Profit. Minister Findlay underscored the Canada Revenue
Agency's (CRA) commitment to maintain its strong relationship
with the Office of the Taxpayers' Ombudsman in order to provide
Canadians with fair, equitable and respectful service.
The Office of the Taxpayers'
Ombudsman was established in 2008 and operates independently from
the CRA. Its mandate is to uphold the Taxpayer
Bill of Rights and provide an impartial review of unresolved
taxpayer service complaints. This Government created the Taxpayer
Bill of Rights, as well as the Office of the Taxpayer's
Ombudsman, and is committed to offering the highest level of
service to Canadians.
Ms. Profit has more than 15
years of experience practicing law in a wide range of areas. Ms.
Profit holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of
Saskatchewan, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from St. Francis Xavier
University. She was called to the bar on April 14, 2000, in Prince
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