Archive: 2011

Careers Grow Here!

We are proud to announce that Andrew Bryden and Kirk Montgomery passed the UFE, the final milestone in completing the academic requirements leading to the CA designation. A national three-day exam, the UFE assesses CA candidate competencies, including knowledge, professional judgment and ethics.

Andrew and Kirk are valued members of the Wilkinson team; working...

Wilkinson – Helping to Change the Face of Heath

This year 26 good sports at Wilkinson supported the fight against Prostate Cancer with their good looks and stiff upper lips. From November the 1st to the November 30th, our brave contestants donned moustaches for the Movember Fundraising Campaign. Some moustaches were more impressive then others, but what was really impressive were the results. The entire Wilkinson team got behind their...

CPP/QPP Payroll Changes for 2012

Download our latest Tax Bulletin that addresses the requirement of employers to withhold and remit CPP/QPP premiums from an employee’s pensionable earnings in 2012 and beyond.

Mileage for Medical Expenses

Did you know that you can claim travel expenses if you have to receive treatment that is not available to you within 40 kilometres of your residence? The cost that is deductible can be public transportation (e.g. taxi, bus, or train) or vehicle expenses if public transportation is not readily available. Read more from our...

New Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises

Read the complete article by Andrew Bryden "Why You Should Care About These New Changes to Canada’s Accounting Standards." Effective January 1, 2011 private entities will be required to adopt new accounting standards for private enterprises or international financial reporting standards. The large majority of private entities will select private enterprise standards....

Congratulations Andrew and Kirk

We are pleased to announce that Andrew Bryden (Trenton office) and Kirk Montgomery (Belleville office) passed the School of Accountancy! Congratulations to both. Now…on to the next challenge, the UFE.

Good luck to both

Congratulations Colleen

We would like to extend our congratulations to Colleen Lawrie CA, CFP on completing the CICA In-depth Tax Course.

The In-depth Tax Course is a rigorous two-year program that focuses on the development of research skills and the interpretation of the Canadian Tax Act.

Colleen is a valued member of our...

Welcome Adrian, Eric and Michael

Wilkinson and Company would like to extend a warm welcome to our new CA articling students Adrian DeGroot, Eric Lacourt and Michael Vella.

Eric and Michael graduated from the University of Ontario this April with a Bachelor of Commerce; while Adrian graduated with a degree in Commerce from McMaster University in 2009 and worked as an accounts manager in Mississauga before deciding to...

Wilkinson’s 2011 Annual Sports Day

Leadership; Teamwork; Sportsmanship; Exercise; Competition; are just some of the benefits that come into play during our annual Sport's Day.

But most importantly Sports Day provides an opportunity for the entire Wilkinson team to get together, have some fun, and enjoy the warm summer weather.

Sports Day is an annual event at Wilkinson; once a year the partners close the offices and...