Please see below for a list of other legal services offered at Kahane Law Office
Individual Tax Identification Numbers (ITIN)
We are authorized as Certifying Acceptance Agents by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to provide Certifying Acceptance Agent services on behalf of our Canadian Clients in order to facilitate the application process leading to the IRS issuance of Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITINs). We are also able to complete and submit Form W7 on our clients’ behalf. We also complete ITIN renewals.
ITINs are necessary when a Canadian who is not eligible for a U.S. Social Security Number (SSN) is required to have an ITIN for tax purposes, i.e., has to file a U.S. tax return or is subject to a U.S. withholding tax.
Clients who are completing transactions in foreign jurisdictions and are unable to attend in that jurisdiction, or would prefer to not travel to that jurisdiction, may execute (sign) any documents for that transaction at our office. We certify that we have collected proper identification and can courier all paperwork to the province or country that you require. We offer same day appointments where needed. Learn more about our signing agent services for out of city, province and country signings.
Child Travel Letters
Parents who are traveling out of the country with their child(ren) without their spouse (whether or not they are divorced) should have a Child Travel Letter signed and notarized to avoid delays and problems at border crossings and customs both at the Canadian and foreign borders. These letters also allow the parent traveling with the child(ren) to make emergency medical decisions if required. We offer same day appointments where needed. Learn more about Child travel letters here.
We can act as a Notary Public to have you swear affidavits or statutory declarations on documents that you bring to your office or, where needed, we can draft the documents for you. We offer same day appointments where needed. Learn more about Notary services here.
Commissioner for Oaths
We can act as a Commissioner for Oaths to have you swear affidavits or statutory declarations on documents that you bring to your office or, where needed, we can draft the documents for you. We offer same day commissioner of oaths services appointments where needed.
Certified True Copy of a Document
We notarize documents or make a certified true copy on a walk in or same day basis. People sometimes refer to this as document verification or certification. Learn more about a certified true copy here.
Identification verification is usually used in the context of verifying your ID for profession standards exams. Learn more about the ID verification process and how we can help right away. Most often used for doctors, lawyers, accountants, engineers, dentists, etc. If you are not sure, please call and we can let you know if we can help.
Independent Legal Advice
Sometimes you will require independent legal advice (ILA). This lets someone know that you have met with a lawyer and learned your rights and obligations a particular situation or around a specific contract. This ensures that you cannot claim that you were not aware of what you were signing. Learn more about our independent legal advice services here.
Other Legal Services in Calgary
If you require anything else, please call and we are happy to help provide legal services as needed. We also have a variety of legal services and issues on our YouTube channel.