The Latest at Collins Barrow Ottawa

  • Technical Bulletin - April 2014

    This technical bulletin covers the various developments from January to March 2014.

    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.

    Collins Barrow KMD LLP named 2014 Best Accounting Firm

    London, ON – Collins Barrow KMD LLP was named the 2014 Best Accounting Firm by The London Free Press. With over 80 years in the region, the firm has local offices in London, Stratford, Strathroy and Arkona. Its partners and professionals offer deep industry expertise and work closely with family owned businesses, healthcare professionals and farming and agricultural operations.

    Corporate Finance

    Your go-to resource for investment banking, transaction structuring, M&A and capital advice — whether you’re a buyer, seller, lender, private equity investor or focused on growing or restructuring your business — our Corporate Finance professionals are masters of the art of the deal.

  • Collins Barrow gains two new partners

    Kapuskasing, ON – Collins Barrow – Gagné Gagnon Bisson Hebert gains two new partners. After numerous years of service at the firm, both Chad Lauzon and Daniel Gagné were recently admitted to partnership. Based in the firm’s Kapuskasing office, they will work closely with owner-managed and private companies, not-for-profits, non-government organizations and municipalities. Within their roles, they provide a full range of audit, accounting, tax and business advisory services.

    Investment Funds

    The investment funds industry has experienced significant growth in the last 20 years directly contributing to the wellbeing of the Canadian economy. As the leading advisors to the mid-market investment funds sector, we are the right partners to bring greater financial clarity and guidance.

  • Collins Barrow sponsors the P.I. Charity Hockey Challenge

    Toronto, ON – Collins Barrow is title sponsor of the 8th Annual P.I. Charity Hockey Challenge. Presented by Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP, this year’s event has teams competing for the newly coined Collins Barrow Cup in support of the Canadian Spinal Research Organization (CSRO).

    Income tax and HST implications of ceasing farm operations

    Although changes in income tax legislation make tax planning for taxpayers increasingly challenging, tax legislation specific to farmers remains relatively unchanged and can be quite favourable. There are many cases where farmland has been transferred through generations and has not been farmed for many years.