Archive: 2013

Congratulations UFE Writers

Wilkinson & Company LLP is proud to announce that Jessica Doxtator, Victoria Ranger and Kyle Wetering passed the Uniform Final Exam ( UFE), the final milestone in completing the academic requirements leading to the CPA, CA designation.

A national three-day exam, the UFE assesses CPA, CA candidate competencies, including knowledge, professional judgement and ethics.


Colleen Lawrie CPA, CA, CFP, is going to be admitted to the partnership

The Partners of Wilkinson & Company LLP are pleased to announce that Colleen Lawrie CPA, CA, CFP, will be admitted to the partnership on January 1, 2014.

Throughout her career at Wilkinson, Colleen has distinguished herself through her professionalism, leadership, community involvement and remarkable talent. Her...

Mike Ackerman

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mike Ackerman September 6th, 2013. After immigrating to Canada from South Africa, Mike joined Wilkinson & Company in 1964 and became Wilf’s first partner.

Mike moved from the Trenton office to the Belleville office; and retired in 2006.

As well as being highly respected by his peers and clients; Mike was considered by the...

A Career of Distinction Honoured – June 10th

Queen’s University bestowed an honorary degree upon our founding partner, Wilfred (Wilf) Wilkinson LL.D, in recognition of his legacy as a lifelong volunteer.

Wilf is currently the chairman of the Rotary Foundation; he has also served as President of Rotary International (only the 5th Canadian ever to hold this post) and was involved in the PolioPlus campaign, raising more than a billion...

The latest tax tips

Answers to questions about employee status or deducting meals expenses incurred at the golf course are available in our latest tax tips. Check out our Publications section.

Budget Analysis

Review our latest tax bulletin to read our commentary on the 2013 Federal Budget.

WSIB changes

The Ontario government has recently expanded the requirements for WSIB coverage in the construction sector. Our latest article has more information.



Wayne Phillips Retires

After over thirty years with Wilkinson, Wayne Phillips has retired. Wayne became a partner in the Belleville office in 1979 and managed many transitions throughout his career.  It was his flexibility and vision that allowed him to guide so many of his clients successfully through the many cycles of a business.  Now...

CRA Audits

Read the lastest tax bulletin for information to help you understand the general audit process, and provide steps you can take to ensure the audit goes as smoothly as possible.