A founding member of the Collins Barrow network, we have been providing audit and assurance, tax and business advisory services to a diverse client base for over 87 years. With more than 100 team members, we offer resources and personalized, responsive service to local owner-managed businesses, private enterprises, public companies and not-for-profit organizations.
Edmonton, AB – Collins Barrow Edmonton is proud to support the business leaders of tomorrow through its sponsorship of the 2016 Rocky Mountain Business Seminar (RMBS).
Are you a farm owner? The rules of farmland rollovers are complicated and differ depending on (a) whether you’re living or deceased at the time of the transfer and (b) whether your spouse or child is the recipient.
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Halifax, NS - Partnering with McInnes Cooper, several members of Collins Barrow’s national tax group will contribute to Tax Hyperion throughout 2016. The collaboration began in the January issue, which included articles by Collins Barrow Nova Scotia Inc. tax experts Kelly Jung and John Oakey.
IFRS 15 was issued by the International Accounting Standards Board (the IASB) to provide a single global standard prescribing how a reporting entity would recognize revenue from a contract with a customer.
Windsor, ON – The partners of Collins Barrow Windsor are pleased to announce the promotion of Jennifer Gyorgy to the role of senior manager in the firm’s tax department. Jennifer received her Master’s Business Administration from McMaster University in 2000 and completed the requirements for her CMA designation in 2004. She joined Collins Barrow in January 2013.
Red Deer, AB – Collins Barrow Red Deer LLP is pleased to welcome Karen Brault as the Senior Manager of Accounting Services. Since 1989, Karen has been working with the firm to establish this department. Her team assists in decreasing the workload for small business owners and operators, streamlining accounting processes and providing on-site and off-site training.
This technical bulletin covers the various developments from October to December 2015. Collins Barrow regularly publishes Technical Bulletin for the general interest of its clients and friends to highlight the continually changing accounting and assurance standards, and the interpretations thereof, in Canada.
Victoria, BC – The partners of Collins Barrow Victoria Ltd. are pleased to announce that Andrea Tang has been appointed to principal. Andrea joined the firm in 2005, and has been a senior tax manager for the past seven years.
One of the first orders of business of the newly elected Liberal government was to alter the tax rates for Canadians. Released on Dec. 9, 2015, Bill C-2 (an act to amend the Income Tax Act) resulted in proposed amendments to the personal and corporate tax rates, effective Jan. 1, 2016. (See our Tax Flash of Dec. 10, 2015 for specific details of the tax rate changes.)
Windsor, ON – The partners of Collins Barrow Windsor are pleased to announce the promotion of Brian Cowell to the role of senior manager. With a talent for providing insightful advice, Brian shares his accounting and audit expertise with clients across a variety of industries. A well-rounded expert, he is also Chair of the City of Windsor’s Compliance Audit Committee and a member of the Board of Directors at the Windsor/Essex County Humane Society.
Initially announced in the 2015 federal budget, the Department of Finance released draft legislative proposals on July 31, 2015 that provide certain non-resident employers an exemption from Canadian payroll withholdings on payments to their non-resident employees temporarily working in Canada. The proposed legislation is effective for payments made after 2015.