Lawyer: Becker, E. John
File Number: HE20220006
File Date: Mar 10, 2022
Citation issued: March 10, 2022
Eric John Becker
Citations are authorized by the Law Society of BC's Discipline Committee and list allegations against a lawyer that will be considered at a discipline hearing. Please note that allegations in a citation are unproven until a discipline hearing panel has determined their validity.
Nature of conduct to be inquired into:
1. For the 2017, 2018 and 2019 taxation years, you made employee payroll source deductions but failed to remit the payroll source deduction funds due to the Canada Revenue Agency in a timely way or at all, contrary to rule 7.1-2 of the Code of Professional Conduct for British Columbia.
This conduct constitutes professional misconduct, pursuant to s. 38(4) of the Legal Profession Act.