Mélanie Beaulieu graduated with a Law degree from Laval University and is a member of the Québec Bar since 2003. She worked in the private sector as a tax lawyer before she joined the CRA’s Income Tax Rulings Directorate in August 2008. She has been working in the Financial Industries and Trusts’ bilingual section since joining the Directorate. From 2015 to 2020, she worked in the section as an Industry Sector Specialist and became manager of the section in January 2020. She is currently the acting Director of the Financial Industries and Trusts Division.