Archive: 2012

The benefits of incorporating your medical practice

Review our latest tax bulletin to learn how incorporating your medical practice can offer a great deal of potential tax deferral, savings and planning opportunities.

2012 Year-End Tax Planning

With the year-end quickly approaching we should all set aside some time to review our financial situations and take steps to reduce or defer our current tax burdens. Read the latest tax tip to learn more.

SR&ED: Expenditure Limits

The eligible expenditure limit can have a huge impact on your tax credits from Scientific Research and Experimental Development (“SR&ED”) programs. Learn more from our latest tax tip.

Movember is a Triumph!!!

Things got a little “hairy” around Wilkinson in November! Many of our Wilkinson gentlemen sprouted “mustaches” in Support of Prostate Cancer! This year the results were astounding – Wilkinson raised $8920.51 in total this year; with Belleville raising $4054.01, Trenton raising $3106.50 and Kingston bringing in $1760.00 Mike Vella (Belleville) had the priciest “stache” this year, bringing in $...

Wilkinson Celebrates the UFE Results

Wilkinson is proud to announce that Jordan Stopciati, Eric Lacourt, Adrian deGroot and Esther Vandermeer passed the UFE (Uniform Final Exam), the final milestone in completing the academic requirements leading to the CA designation. It consists of a three-day exam that assesses CA candidate competencies, including knowledge, professional judgment and ethics. Valued members of the Wilkinson...

Jordan Stopciati finishes on the UFE National Honour Roll

Wilkinson would like to congratulate Jordan Stopciati, who finished on the UFE National Honour Roll (In the top 50 results for all the UFE writers across Canada). This is an incredible achievement for Jordan and a first in the history of Wilkinson & Company!!!

Trevor Topping is awarded his Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation

Trevor Topping has successfully completed the requirements and has been awarded his Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation. The Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation is the premier credential for professional business valuators in Canada. CBVs are financial professionals who are nationally recognized and provide business valuation expertise in the areas of compliance, disputes and...

Winter Term Co-op Positions

Wilkinson Co-op program provides students with the opportunity to gain hands on professional experience in many aspects of the public accounting services in a supportive and dynamic working environment. Wilkinson & Company LLP has two Co-op openings at our Trenton office and one at our Kingston office for the 2013 winter term (January to April).

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Doug Parker CA, CFP Retires!

The partners and staff of Wilkinson, would like to congratulate Doug on is recent retirement.

After a long and distinguished career, Doug has decided it is time to pursue his pastimes – fulltime!

Doug is leaving on a high note! He is looking forward to more time on the golf course, at the cottage, and making...

Medical Benefits

If you have been benefiting by redirecting a portion of your bonus to a health care spending account, read our recent tax tip to learn if changes by Canada Revenue Agency affect you.

Tim Clark CA, is admitted to the Partnership

The Partners of Wilkinson & Company LLP are pleased to announce that Tim Clark CA, has been admitted to the Partnership.

Throughout his career at Wilkinson, Tim has distinguished himself through his professionalism, leadership and remarkable talent. His contributions to our organization truly merit our recognition.

Tim began as career at...

Moving Expenses

You may be able to claim moving expenses on your tax return if you have moved to start a new job or moved to continue your self-employed business. Learn more from our latest tax tip.

Taxation of Non Profit Organizations

Review our latest tax bulletin to learn more about the taxation of Non Profit Organizations.

Investment Expenses

Our recent tax tip explains how you can deduct expenses incurred to earn investment income. Visit our resource section for more helpful tax tips.

Apprenticeship Tax Credit

There are tax credits available if you currently have, or are looking to hire an apprentice. Learn more from our current tax tip.

Children’s Arts Amount Tax Credit

Parents can benefit from their child’s enrolment in artistic, academic and cultural programs. Our recent tax tip explains more.

Jon Tuer is Promoted to Assurance Manager

We are pleased to announce that Jon Tuer CA, has been promoted to the position of Assurance Manager in our Belleville office. Jon is a native of Belleville and a Moira Secondary School alumnus. He began his career at Wilkinson in the Belleville office as a summer student in 2001, returning in 2002 as a coop student from the University of Waterloo. Jon also articled at Wilkinson, earning his CA...

The first federal budget that will leave all Canadians penniless!

The federal government released its budget on March 29, 2012 and the Ontario government released its budget on March 27, 2012. Visit our Tax Bulletin section to review our analysis of each budget.

Deducting Home Office Expenses

Are you aware that you can, in limited circumstances, deduct home office expenses? The recent tax tip explains who can deduct home workspace expenses and what expenses qualify.

Congratulations CKE Writers

We are proud to announce that all of our CKE (Core Knowledge Exam) writers at Wilkinson were successful! Congratulations to Esther Vandermeer and Adrian deGroot from our Trenton office; Michael Vella in Belleville and Jordan Stopciati from Kingston.

The CKE is a very challenging four-hour examination; the first of three examinations that are written to achieve a CA designation.

Bob Robertson Retires

The Staff and Partners of Wilkinson and Company LLP would like to congratulate Bob Robertson, CA on his retirement.

As a partner in our Trenton office, Bob enjoyed an extraordinary career with Wilkinson. Above all, he valued the confidence that his clients placed in him and the role he played in building the firm’s legacy: Integrity, Knowledge,...