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As a business and professional services (BPS) firm, you navigate in an ever evolving business landscape of changing economies, new accounting policies and evolving tax regulations. You know that thorough business planning, engagement management, a vibrant workplace culture, and visionary leadership are crucial to your success.  While at the same time, you are trying to control professional time, overhead, and manage cash flow to increase your firm’s profitability and management. This means you need holistic guidance and cost effective solutions to make sound business decisions.

Over the years, we have helped thousands of BPS firms achieve their business objectives. Our clients include firms in a variety of service industries, from law, architecture, engineering, consulting and advertising, to name just a few. 

Our professionals are highly attuned to the industry’s accounting requirements, reporting issues and evolving tax legislation. Whether your challenge is building up your management team, marketing your practice, protecting it from fraud and cyber threats, staying on top of regulatory requirements or planning your succession, you can trust us to look beyond the bottom line towards your business continuity and growth.

Recent Insights

Federal Budget: Professional services firms to revisit structure

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Federal Budget: Professional services firms to revisit structure

The government announced it will proceed with the tax on split income rules, affecting business and professional services firms.

  • Derek de Gannes
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  • March 07, 2018
Understanding NAFTA & the global middle market

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Understanding NAFTA & the global middle market

With NAFTA's renegotiations are underway, middle market business owners ask themselves what the impact will be to their business.

  • Joe Brusuelas
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  • February 27, 2018
2016 and 2017 tax changes impact professionals

TAX ALERT

2016 and 2017 tax changes impact professionals

The 2016 & 2017 Federal Budget and the July 18, 2017 tax proposed changes for private corporations affect professionals & their firms.

  • Nadia Pulla
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  • December 14, 2017
Case study: Two ways to valuate intellectual property damages

CASE STUDY

Case study: Two ways to valuate intellectual property damages

Intellectual property litigation can involve complex valuations due to the difficulty of estimating the profit that would have been earned.

  • Dawson Coneybeare, Peter Neelands
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  • February 12, 2018
Valuation of IP based on a royalty stream

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Valuation of IP based on a royalty stream

A valuation of intellectual property where a royalty stream exist can be challenging, as there are a number of unknowns.

  • Suzy Lendvay, Peter Neelands
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  • January 29, 2018
Proposed changes to small business tax: What it means to lawyers

TAX ALERT

Proposed changes to small business tax: What it means to lawyers

The 2017 federal budget introduced new tax rules to the Canadian legislative framework, including changes that impact lawyers & law firms.

  • Sunny Jaggi, Salome Victor
  • |
  • November 08, 2017
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We proudly sponsor and participate in events that provide innovative ideas and opportunities for you to improve and grow your business.

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Advocates' Society: Spring Symposium 2018

RSM is honoured to support The Advocates Society 17th Annual Spring Symposium once again. Visit us at our booth.

  • April 25, 2018

IN-PERSON EVENT

Business Transitions Forum Toronto

RSM Canada's Miguel Amaral will be speaking at the third annual forum in Toronto to discuss the importance of the exit team.

  • May 01, 2018

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ACG Intergrowth

Sponsored by RSM US, ACG InterGrowth gathers over 2,000 deal-makers from across the USA to help generate new connections.

  • May 02, 2018

IN-PERSON EVENT

IR Global Toronto

RSM is proud to be a headline sponsor for the sold out, ‘On the Road’ Toronto May 2018 event presented by IR Global.

  • May 16, 2018