Yves has been a partner at KBHNS since 2003. He joined Burack Silverman in 1995 and became part of the KBHNS family as a result of the merger with Lawrence Kaplan & Company in 2002. He is a member of l’Ordre des Comptables Agréés du Québec (1991) and holds an accounting degree from l’Université du Québec à Montréal in Business Administration (1987). Yves is responsible for matters concerning TPS/TVQ, R&D and electronic transmissions both individual and corporate. Yves also manages a full practice of assurance and non-assurance clients and consults on business operations, and negotiations with various tax departments. Yves is a Member of the APFF.
Michael received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1991. He was admitted as a partner in the firm of Burack Silverman in 1994 playing a key role in the merger with Lawrence Kaplan & Company in 2002. Michael is a member of both the Quebec and Ontario orders of chartered accountants. While a generalist with broad based experience, Michael also specializes in mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, financial negotiations with the banking community and estate planning. In addition to Michael’s role as managing partner he is the lead for new technology, having successfully implemented an eco-friendly and paperless work environment and promoting innovation in business operations. Michael also serves as Treasurer on the board of directors of PartÂge – Partners in Aging since 2011 and is on the Board of the Accountants Study Group, and a member of the Accounting Standards Committee.
In 1999, right after obtaining her bachelor's degree in business administration at Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Rosa started as a junior auditor at Burack Silverman. She obtained her Certified General Accountant (CGA) title in 2003 following which she pursued her passion for tax at Université de Sherbrooke where she obtained her Diploma in tax (D. Fisc.) in 2007. Rosa continued her career in assurance up until 2011. In 2012 Rosa was offered the task to create and develop a personal tax department within the firm as well as being involved with rollovers, restructurings, non-resident issues and corporate taxes. She is a member of APFF and CTF. Rosa was inducted into the partnership on January 1, 2014 and will be continuing to pursue her passion for tax and further develop the Tax department at KBHNS.
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