Assurance & Accounting

Across industries and continents, BDO provides clients with the resources needed to create clarity, minimize risk, and solve today’s most complex challenges.

  • Going public in Canada: 5 stages for business owners

    Going public in Canada: 5 stages for business owners

    Taking your company public can be complex and time-consuming, but ultimately rewarding if it’s the right strategic move for your business. To assess your readiness, a full understanding of the...

    Read Article
  • Business and valuation considerations in connection with new leasing standards

    Business and valuation considerations in connection with new leasing standards

    New leasing standards for IFRS and U.S. GAAP reporters are going to have M&A, banking, and valuation impacts for companies with material operating leases. The new standards require most...

    Read Article
  • 7 SOC compliance mistakes - and how to avoid them

    7 SOC compliance mistakes - and how to avoid them

    Starting your Service Organization Control (SOC) compliance without an understanding of some of the common mistakes could result in substantial delays in receiving your SOC report.

    Read Flipbook
  • The Profitable Franchise – Should a Franchisor Share Franchisee Results in Their System

    The Profitable Franchise – Should a Franchisor Share Franchisee Results in Their System

    There is diversity in practice with respect to how much franchisee information is shared within a franchise system.

    Read Article
  • Bill 142 – Ontario construction lien act amendment – are your accounting systems ready?

    Bill 142 – Ontario construction lien act amendment – are your accounting systems ready?

    Bill 142 – Construction Lien Act Amendment Act, 2017 aims to modernize the 35-year-old Construction Act in Ontario (previously called the Construction Lien Act), and ensure that workers who...

    Read Article
  • The Profitable Franchise – Comparative Reporting for the Multi-Unit Franchisee Owner

    The Profitable Franchise – Comparative Reporting for the Multi-Unit Franchisee Owner

    Often franchisees own more than one franchise unit. As they acquire additional units they have to change how they manage their business. In this installment of the Profitable Franchise video blog...

    Read Article
  • The Profitable Franchise – Benchmarking Franchise Financial Results

    The Profitable Franchise – Benchmarking Franchise Financial Results

    A significant benefit to a franchise system is the ability to benchmark franchisee financial results. In this installment of the Profitable Franchise video blog, BDO Partner John Leavitt discusses...

    Read Article
  • A Plan: The Family Secret to Business Transition

    A Plan: The Family Secret to Business Transition

    Have you ever gathered your family, jumped in the car and just headed out on the road with no destination in mind? It is exciting and chaotic. Since the objective is simply to have fun, you do...

    Read Article
  • The Profitable Franchise – Implementing Change In Your Franchise System

    The Profitable Franchise – Implementing Change In Your Franchise System

    In this installment of the Profitable Franchise video blog, BDO Partner John Leavitt discusses his experience at the 2018 Canadian Franchisors Association convention and pinpoints one major...

    Read Article
  • The Profitable Franchise - Analyzing The Monthly Income Statement For Profitability

    The Profitable Franchise - Analyzing The Monthly Income Statement For Profitability

    In this installment of the Profitable Franchise video blog, BDO Partner John Leavitt outlines how the best run franchise companies analyze their monthly income statement for...

    Read Article
  • IFRS 17: 5 Questions every insurer should be asking

    IFRS 17: 5 Questions every insurer should be asking

    For a comprehensive discussion on IFRS17, watch our on demand webinar. IFRS 17, Insurance Contracts, was published in May 2017 after more than two decades of research and outreach...

    Read Article
  • loading
    Loading More...