Services

Doing Business in Canada

If you are a non-resident business looking to conduct business in Canada, the tax systems and legislative requirements can be frustrating and complex.

As you expand your business into Canada, you have enough details to worry about, and Welch is here to help. Whether you are looking at early-stage entry or a large-scale expansion to Canada, we have the expertise to guide you in this transition. Let us set up your accounting office and put you on the right track for future success.

OUR CLIENTS

“The partners and staff are personable and their advice has always been accurate, helpful and timely.”

Peter Vice, Partner, Vice & Hunter LLP

What we do

  • Establishing business operations in Canada
  • Assisting with Canadian operations
  • Payroll administration
  • Sales and commodity tax compliance and reporting (ie. GST/HST/PST/QST)
  • Valuations
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Outsourced controller functions
  • Year-end compliance and reporting for audits and income tax
  • Acting as a representative to tax authorities (CRA)
  • Assisting with transfer pricing
  • Determining your withholding tax requirements

To help you transition into doing business in Canada, Welch can provide a fully staffed virtual accounting office to handle all your financial functions. We can do this either on an ongoing basis or until your organization has a better understanding of the Canadian tax system. Our virtual accounting services include:

  • Establishing basic business structures
  • Payroll set up
  • Payroll administration
  • GST/HST and provincial sales tax set-up and returns
  • Employee expense reimbursements
  • Office expense payments
  • Monthly financial reporting
  • Consolidation reporting
  • Income tax analysis
  • Audit preparation

We have a network of professionals ready to help you with everything you need to transition into Canada. Welch can introduce you to local business leaders in the following areas of expertise:

  • Real estate
  • Corporate law
  • Insurance
  • Protecting intellectual property
  • Banking

Team members

CPA,CA,TEP

Managing Partner

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #529

CPA,CA,CFP,TEP

Director of Tax Services, Partner

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #282

CPA,CA

Partner

Ottawa, Toronto

647-288-9200 #401

Partner

Ottawa, Toronto

613-236-9191 #526

CPA,CA,CFP

Partner

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #527

CPA, CA

Partner

Ottawa, Renfrew

613-236-9191 #501

CPA,CA

Partner

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #514

CPA,CA

Indirect Tax Specialist, Partner

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #207

Ellen Hood

CPA,CA

Director

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #148

Principal

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #123

Mike Bosse

CPA,CA

Independent Contractor, Tax Consulting

Ottawa

613-236-9191 #502

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