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DSK is a well established accounting firm conveniently located in the cities of Cambridge and Kitchener, in Waterloo region, Ontario.

Each year, we help hundreds of families, small business start ups, entrepreneurs and mature corporations to navigate the plethora of tax laws that pertain to their specific financial picture.

Our years of experience in taxation, business advisory roles, succession planning, estate planning and trusts, seasoned by senior financial management positions in private companies, ensure you’re gaining proven wisdom and in depth thinking.

When it comes to your company’s growth, our professionals will work with you to develop the appropriate strategies to save you money and maximize returns.

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December 4, 2019

Kevin Ballantyne earns Certified Business Exit Consultant® Designation

Press Release Kevin Ballantyne earns Certified Business Exit Consultant® Designation   Cambridge, Ontario (Dec 4th, 2019) – DSK is pleased to announce that Kevin Ballantyne, a partner with DSK Profitable…

Death

Although not a subject that many are comfortable talking about, are you confident that you’ve prepared for this inevitable stage of life?

Taxes

Tax laws are subject to regular change, and professional advice is an essential strategic tool for both individuals and corporations.

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News, insights, and industry specific information to promote your financial growth and education.

Accounting

You just know when you’re with the right professional that understands your needs. Experienced and insightful, yet approachable.  How can we help your business face current challenges?

  • Bookkeeping Services
  • Accounting Software
  • Financial Controllership

Canadian Taxation Services

Almost everything you do has potential tax implications. It’s important to work with a team of knowledgeable tax advisors that fully understand tax laws, and can interpret their affects on you.

US & Cross Border Transactions

Cross border interaction expands your market, but being fully aware of potential US tax liabilities is your foremost responsibility.

  • Cross Border Business Taxation
  • S corps
  • LLC’s

Business Advisory

Our goal is to assist entrepreneurs to successfully start, grow and maintain their business, whether it be here on Canadian soil, or abroad. Depend on our Real World Experience!

  • Compliance with Payroll Taxes
  • Accounting Software Selection & Implementation
  • Budgets, Cash Flow Projections & Pro Forma Statements
  • Cash Flow and Economic Modeling
  • Corporate Financing and Restructuring
  • Start Up, Expansion and Succession Planning

Specialized Business Transactions

We  offer an array of advisory and consulting services to support all aspects of your business. This allows you to take advantage of opportunities that the less experienced may overlook.

  • Buying and Selling a Business
  • Due Diligence Support
  • Mergers and Acquistions
  • Shareholder Agreements

Resource Center

Any way we can make your life easier by providing quick access to information that you need to know, we will! Please visit Insights & Media for up to date information on taxes, and much more!

  • Federal Budget updates
  • Government websites
  • CRA online resources

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Workshop - Finance for Non-Financial Leaders

Overview

After each part of this course, you will be able to go back to your company with confidence to understand financial information and apply your new knowledge to make better decisions and increase profits and shareholder value.

Who Should Attend Part I

  • Business Owners, Presidents, Partners and G.M.s who regularly evaluate their organizational performance and financial stability
  • Directors, Vice Presidents and Divisional Managers responsible for the profit and performance of their company or division
  • Managers who oversee corporate budgets and capital cost decisions

Who Should Attend Part II

  • Business Owners who want to grow the profits and shareholder value of their business

Key Benefits

  • Leaders and Managers with little or no financial training or experience can develop working knowledge to use the language, tools, and techniques of accounting and finance
  • Complex principles presented in practical, understandable terms in a friendly, supportive environment
  • Gain the ability to read & analyze financial reports to assess company or division performance
  • Understand how Balance Sheets, Income Statements and Statement of Cash Flows are interconnected and how they work together
  • Use finance tools to make better business decisions & understand the impact of decisions
  • Learn to use financial ratios to improve liquidity, profitability, capital structure, and asset utilization
  • To be able to create useful management reports that help you drive the company’s performance
  • Learn how businesses are valued and how to increase shareholder value
  • Improve your ability to question and discuss financial statements and financial decisions.

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May 11, 2018

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Most of you know that I have served as the Treasurer of our homeless shelter “The Bridges” in Cambridge for the past fifteen years. Unfortunately a lot of the “bad”…

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October 9, 2018

A Tale of Two Wills

If you are a business owner, there is a good chance that you have two wills, or at the very least your lawyer or accountant has suggested that you have…

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December 4, 2019

Kevin Ballantyne earns Certified Business Exit Consultant® Designation

Press Release Kevin Ballantyne earns Certified Business Exit Consultant® Designation   Cambridge, Ontario (Dec 4th, 2019) – DSK is pleased to announce that Kevin Ballantyne, a partner with DSK Profitable…