Derek Edelkoort, CPA, CGA
Working in Burlington since 1999, Derek has become a part of the community of accountants that help clients through their tax filings and planning. He started working for a local investment firm where he developed a strong understanding in investment accounting, offering a unique perspective to clients as they navigate the markets with an eye to tax savings. As the tax partner at the Firm Derek spends his time helping clients with meet their obligations to report to the Canada Revenue Agency while helping to minimize taxes owing. Whether that be a personal tax return, or the sale of a business or transferring the family cottage, Derek takes a lot of satisfaction in knowing his advice is benefitting his clients. Developing strong, long-lasting relationships has always been a goal for Derek, who believes that accountants help the most when they work with their clients over the long term. Dealing with accountants can sometimes be daunting, with all of the technical language and numbers being thrown around; but Derek takes pride in his ability to convey information in a way that is collaborative and helps everyone at the table come to an understanding. In the community, Derek works as the treasurer of the local Fit Active Beautiful foundation; which strives to help young girls become strong women.
Areas of Practice Focus
- Advanced corporate tax planning and reorganization
- Canadian Income Tax filings for individuals and corporations
- United States Income Tax filings for individuals
- Year-end accounting services for Canadian Corporations
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