Profession

David J. Rotfleisch

Fighting the Canada Revenue Agency no longer like fighting city hall

The Ludmer decision represents a judicial thawing of CRA liability
Taxation

U.S. tax ruling means winter is coming for online retailers

Tax rulings are catching up with the Amazons of retail
Profession

It’s time to train accountants in sustainability

Why isn’t sustainability a part of accounting training?
Profession

How millennials are shaping the future of accounting

In the third of a three-part series, a look to the future of Canadian accounting
Profession

Collins Barrow National announces big BC merger

Three firms in Toronto and Vancouver to form Wolrige Mahon Collins Barrow
Profession

Why the accounting profession should regulate legal services

Non-lawyer regulation would benefit accountants and lawyers, says Gary Goodwin
Profession

Collins Barrow champions 2020 Vision strategy

Grant Galbraith, Ken Tammadge announce expansion
Profession

Accounting firm mergers land RSM Canada a foothold in Western Canada

Three Alberta firms join recently established RSM Canada
Profession

Multi-generational firms: Why the Big Four are recruiting millennials

Part two of a series on multi-generational accounting firms
Profession

The multi-generational accounting firm, part one

Part one of our series on age diversity in public practice accounting firms
Profession

Are CRA auditors biased against wealthy Canadians?

Tax accountants, lawyers irate over CRA auditor survey on tax avoidance
Taxation

Multiple taxpayers successfully sue the Canada Revenue Agency

Damages in negligence: Ludmer et al c. Attorney General Of Canada
Taxation

Court ruling on charities could be financial windfall for tax accountants

OSC decision ruling opens door to unlimited political lobbying by HNW clients
Profession

CRA auditors say tax system benefits corporations, wealthy Canadians

Professional employees call for more training, technology to address inequities
David J. Rotfleisch

Voluntary Disclosures Program under continued attack from Canada Revenue Agency

VDP changes are headed to the courts, predicts tax lawyer David J. Rotfleisch
Global

Special Report: Manafort trial a cautionary tale in accounting ethics

The testimony of Paul Manafort's tax accountant shows the ethical risks of working with some high net worth clients
Profession

How Canadian accounting firms are maximizing profitability

Referrals are still key revenue drivers; fixing inefficiencies is key to cutting costs
Profession

Voluntary disclosures drop under new VDP unreported income rules

CRA statistics confirm predictions of tax accountants, lawyers
Practice

Small accounting firms struggling with technology decisions

A new public practice technology survey reveals contradictions in IT planning
Profession

Auto industry titan Sergio Marchionne, FCPA, FGCA, FCA, dead at 66

Italian-Canadian CPA shook the auto world by rescuing Fiat and Chrysler from bankruptcy
Management

Fraud Blotter: Former Manitoba CPA sentenced to six years in prison

Our roundup of recent accounting fraud allegations and sentencing
Profession

How much do sole practitioners make in the accounting profession?

A new survey looks at the business of public practice in Canada
Taxation

The reasonable minimum standard when challenging CRA tax audits

A look at the leading case and subsequent case law
Profession

Deloitte Canada promotes auditor review to audit committees

A uniquely Canadian solution to the threats posed by the long tenure of some external auditors
Taxation

Multinational accounting under increased scrutiny as BEPs reporting begins

Minister of National Revenue announces first OECD information exchange