Lunch and Learn: Capital Asset Classification for Taxadmin February 4, 2017
PMI-NB and Venn Centre present
Capital Asset Classification for Tax Purposes
This session will explain why asset classification is important to minimise the taxes payable by the business or taxpayer.
About the speakers
Allan Bonvie, CPA, CA
Associate Partner, Ernst & Young
Allan is the creator and national leader of EY’s Capital Asset Review (CAR) Practice. He is a 30 year CPA, CA, with 18 years of public practice and 12 years of industry experience including 18 plus years experience surrounding major capital asset project classifications for tax purposes. Allan is also co-author of EY’s Guide to Capital Cost Allowance.
James Christianson, CPA, CA
Ernst & Young
James is a manger in EY’s Capital Asset Review (CAR) practice, based in Halifax, NS. He is a 6 year CPA, CA with over 3 years of experience in the CAR practice serving clients across Canada in many industries.
CAR focuses on optimizing the income tax classifications and other tax incentives (e.g. manufacturing investment credits, sales tax exemptions) surrounding client’s major capital asset expenditures resulting in a report that outlines the tax technical and costing detail support for the recommended classifications.