This is Muhammad Nasrullah,
Chartered Professional Accountant
20 years in public practice
Serving GTA Brampton and Mississauga Area

How To Hire A Good Accountant – 5 Things You Should Know

1. Make sure the accountant has a designation
It does not matter whether the individual has a CPA, CGA or CMA

2. Make sure the living location of the accountant is reasonable
It is better to have someone easy to approach, either near to the working place your city or near to the city

3. Make sure the accountant has related practical experience
The accountant should have client-facing experience and know how to build relationships with clients in an appropriate level

4. Make sure the accountant has qualified auditing experience
For example, individual with the experience of CRA audit, payroll audit, HST audit, corporation tax audit, personal tax audit, etc. should be preferred. For the reason that they will make sure your working procedures and results are align with CRA regulations

5. Make sure the level of salary requirements is reasonable
Compare with the relevant industry, ask other firms how much they pay for accountants

However, do not change your existing accountants, if you are happy with them!

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Muhammad Nasrullah,CPA, CGA, LPA
Chartered Professional Accountant
Licensed Public Accountant
206A – 2365 Finch Ave. West North York, ON. M9M 2W8
Tel: (1) 416-748-0817 ext 101 Fax:(1) 416-748-6814 E-mail: