Helping You Reach Your Personal &
Our commitment to our clients is to go 'Beyond the bottom line.' Any accountant can prepare financial statements and tax returns. For us, this is just the starting point of our dedication to our clients. We go beyond the preparation of these reports to determine how this information affects their business and personal lives. We analyze the financial information to improve their business operations and help them achieve their personal objectives effectively and efficiently through consulting, tax planning and system analysis.
Our main focus is our clients.
We love to work with self-employed businesses, owner-manager businesses, start-up companies, established companies, with professionals and partnerships. Not only do we have a lot of experience with these types of businesses, but we can identify with the challenges you see day in and day out.
We focus on our service to you, our customer. You are the reason we are in business.
Our experienced team works with you to address your current needs and plan for your future needs. We grow with you, offering tailored services to define and meet your objectives. You get the benefits of experience, timeliness and our undivided attention.
It pays to have a professional to do certain things and not all tax preparers are created equal. There are many “tax specialists” out there who profess they can provide you with all the services you need at a bargain basement price. The reality is, as is often the case in life, you get what you pay for.
We ensure that you will be informed of any new changes to the tax rules, and provide you with up-to-date advice catered to your specific needs.
Jay J Granatstein, CPA, CA
Working with business owners and professionals, Jay gets into the business and gives direction and advice as if the business was his own. Offering solid advice and utilizing a vast network of professional contacts, Jay works with entrepreneurs and small and medium business owners to ensure they have the financial groundwork in place to run their business to its utmost potential.
Jodie has been in the accounting profession for the past 14 years and is currently pursuing her CPA designation. Prior to working as an accountant, she attended McGill University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Music Performance. In her spare time, Jodie enjoys scuba diving, hiking and spending time with her husband and two sons.
Sandy is currently pursuing her CGA designation and is currently in the 4th level of the program. Sandy brings with her more than thirteen years of experience working in Chartered Professional Accountant's offices.
Change is hard.
We strive towards making the transition from an existing accountant as painless as possible. Alternatively, if you are seeking out an accountant for the first time we can show you how we can make a difference to your personal and or business life.
We are extremely proactive. Rather than waiting for you to present us with a problem, we make a point to foresee potential issues our clients may encounter. Then we work with our clients to best plan for these issues.
Often, it is not what we say about our work that matters, it is what our customers say.
"After more than 30 years as Jay Granatstein's client, I can assure you that Jay and his team know their stuff, but for Jay it's not just about keeping up with the rules and adding up the numbers. It's about helping you. With Jay and his staff, you get the care and attention of a small firm together with the expertise of a larger firm. I would not hesitate to recommend Jay Granatstein to anyone looking for personal or business accounting services."
"Jay Granatstein has been our accountant and financial advisor for the last 14 years and has provided us with exceptional service during this time both corporately and personally.
Not only does he deal with our current needs but he provided us with some options that assisted in our future planning. We have no hesitation in recommending his services and look forward to continuing our relationship with Jay far into the future."