“The most satisfying part of being a tax specialist is seeing the tangible results when a complex tax plan comes to fruition. Being able to identify issues and opportunities, navigate through the tax legislation, and ultimately come up with a plan that will save someone thousands (or tens of thousands, or hundreds of thousands) of dollars, really makes what I do worthwhile.”


“The availability to provide whatever guidance a client requires on a timely basis is essential to our job. We recognize our clients needs; we want our clients to succeed, just as we want to succeed.”


“Helping clients to solve problems and achieve their financial and business goals is a very rewarding
aspect of my job. Whether it be tax planning, discussing business issues, or providing advice on a
financial reporting or accounting problem; it is always satisfying to be able to provide a solution to a

Martin Gravelle

“I love working with a number of different businesses and industries at Wilkinson – that kind of wide-ranging experience and exposure to a variety of clients makes me a better accountant.”


“We are always looking for ways to save tax for our clients and to help them in other ways as well. For example, a suggestion to a new client to enrol in a government funded farm support program in 2003 has meant that they received $300,000 in program payments since then. It’s the little things that can make a big difference.”


“Seeing client businesses and organizations succeed within the community provides a real sense of pride and motivation. Being able to provide a personalized touch to every client’s needs allows us to contribute to their success.”