Ken Shemie

Ken Shemie

TEP, CPA auditor, CA
Partner

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Areas of Professional Expertise

Small and midsize owner-managed businesses

  • Profitability and operational analysis
  • Budgets and cash flow projections
  • Design of operational and accounting controls
  • Recruitment of personnel
  • Corporate tax planning
  • R &D tax credits
  • Canadian commodity tax compliance (GST/HST & QST)
  • Commercial and residential real estate
  • Personal tax planning
  • Wills and estate planning
  • Management and settlement of estates
  • Non-resident and cross-border taxation
Achievements
  • Assisted numerous clients in managing their tax audits and negotiating settlements with tax authorities
  • Acted as an expert witness in court cases on accounting and tax matters
  • Mediated and resolved disputes among shareholders and estate-beneficiaries
  • Negotiated the sale and purchase of owner-managed businesses
  • Negotiated commercial leases for landlords and tenants
  • Regular lecturer at in-house training courses
  • Sat on the boards and committees of various charitable organizations
Professional Memberships
  • Ordre des Comptables Professionnels Agréés du Québec
  • Canadian Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
  • Certified commissioner of oath in the province of Quebec
  •  Registered US Internal Revenue Service tax preparer