Recent News

Recent News

September 13, 2018 by Grant Galbraith, Kenneth Tammadge, Paul Websdale

Collins Barrow Vancouver, Wolrige Mahon & CW Group merge - now one of Collins Barrow’s largest firms

Toronto, ON – Collins Barrow National is pleased to announce its latest Western expansion, with the merger of Collins Barrow Vancouver, Wolrige Mahon and CW Group. Together, they are forming a single, powerhouse audit, tax and specialty services firm. With offices situated in  Vancouver and Toronto, the new firm, Wolrige Mahon Collins Barrow (WMCB), will further enhance Collins Barrow’s long-standing coast-to-coast presence.

September 10, 2018 by Grant Galbraith, Tanya Kostiw

New Collins Barrow chair to champion bold ‘2020 Vision’

Waterloo, ON – The Collins Barrow National Cooperative is pleased to formally announce Grant Galbraith as the new chair of its Board of Directors, as the Canadian network ushers in a new era of growth, evolution and the enhancement of service delivery.

September 7, 2018 by Grant Galbraith, Kenneth Tammadge

Collins Barrow is expanding through Southwestern Ontario and across Canada

TORONTO, ON, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018 – Canada’s largest network of independent accounting, tax and specialty services firms is boldly expanding their reach across the country. Already, firms in Vancouver, Toronto and across Southwestern Ontario are set to join Collins Barrow National before year's end. Firm and location details will be shared through September and October 2018. Many of our incoming firms are major players in their markets, dedicated to extending their clients, partners and staff enhanced services, national resources and agility that can only be achieved via independent management.

August 22, 2018 by Rosa Maria Iuliano

A timely wake-up call: the dangers of fraudulent phone calls

Ottawa, ON – Fraudulent phone calls are on the rise and the people making these calls are using increasingly sophisticated methods to carry out their schemes. For example, the practice of spoofing phone numbers has allowed some perpetrators to give the impression they are calling from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) or the RCMP, giving victims a false sense of security.

August 13, 2018 by Richa Khanna

CB Vaughan’s Richa Khanna joins CPA Canada’s SMP Committee

Vaughan, ON – Collins Barrow Vaughan is pleased to announce the appointment of partner Richa Khanna to CPA Canada’s Audit and Assurance Task force of the Small and Medium-sized Practitioner (SMP) Advisory Committee.

June 25, 2018 by Ian Bergin

Collins Barrow Durham continues pledge to help revitalize local hospital

Durham, ON – Collins Barrow Durham has continued its $50,000 pledge to help support the redevelopment and expansion of the Bowmanville Hospital with a $10,000 donation to the Bowmanville Hospital Foundation.

May 22, 2018 by Scott Dupuis

Collins Barrow Windsor voted best local accounting firm

Windsor, ON – Collins Barrow Windsor is proud to announce the firm has been named “Best Accounting Company” in the Windsor-Essex area by popular vote in a recent survey.

April 13, 2018 by Daniel Longlade

Collins Barrow SNT continues Secondary School Bursary Program

SUDBURY, ON – Collins Barrow SNT LLP (CBSNT) is proud to announce the continuation of its Secondary School Bursary Program, an initiative to support students interested in pursuing post-secondary education in accounting. As part of the continuation, the firm has pledged 11 additional $500 bursaries for students in the surrounding area.

March 6, 2018 by Constantina Gomatos

Collins Barrow Montreal promotes Constantina Gomatos to principal

Montreal, QC – Collins Barrow Montreal is pleased to announce that Constantina Gomatos has been promoted to principal. Practicing tax since 2004, Gomatos has dealt with a diverse clientele, which includes owner-managed businesses, their shareholders, their corporations and foreign entities operating in Canada. She also works with Canadian entities operating in foreign jurisdictions in a variety of industry sectors, including manufacturing, distribution, real estate and retail. 

March 2, 2018

Collins Barrow launches digital income-splitting tool

Waterloo, ON – In light of recent changes to income-splitting rules, Collins Barrow National has unveiled an interactive tool to help provide clarity to the Canadian business community.

February 28, 2018

Collins Barrow breaks down Budget 2018

Toronto, ON – With the release of Budget 2018, Collins Barrow is pleased to offer comprehensive analysis and insight into tax and financial issues that matter most to Canadian businesses.

February 23, 2018 by John Oakey

Collins Barrow prepares for Budget 2018

Toronto, ON – With the release of Budget 2018 fast approaching, Collins Barrow is inviting Canadians to become engaged and participate in discussions on what matters most to their business.

February 9, 2018 by David Hird

CB Calgary named a Top Employer for Young People (again!)

Calgary, AB – Collins Barrow Calgary is honoured to announce the firm has once again been named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People, an editorial competition recognizing employers who offer the nation’s best workplaces and programs for young people starting their careers.