Timothy J. Donnelly, CPA, CA, CFP
Mr. Timothy Donnelly obtained his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta in 1981, received his Chartered Accountant designation in January of 1985 and is currently a member of the Alberta Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Financial Planners Standards Council. He became a partner of our firm in 1990.
Prior to joining Donnelly & Co. LLP, Mr. Donnelly was employed as the senior Tax Manager in the Edmonton office of a national chartered accounting firm. From 1985 to 1988, he specialized in the practice of income taxation, including the office’s international tax engagements. He continues to act as our firm’s income tax and Goods and Services Tax resource, serving owner managed enterprises and U.S. and Canadian taxpayers with cross border tax issues. He specializes in corporate reorganizations to achieve financial succession objectives.
His audit experience ranges from medium-sized businesses to employee benefit trust funds to corporations reporting to the Alberta Securities Commission. His varied professional experiences provide the basis for providing proactive, practical tax and business advice for his clients. Mr. Donnelly has implemented the firm’s current audit process, together with staff training manuals, to meet current risk-based Canadian Audit Standards in a more efficient manner minimizing duplication and providing a linking of audit tests to results of previous test results.
Mr. Donnelly is currently a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation, past President of the West Edmonton Business Association and the Edmonton Junior Chamber of Commerce / Jaycees and most recently a Chair of promotions for the 2012 Alberta Winter Games. He is involved with community currently with the Sign of Hope Campaign and as treasurer of the Rotary Club of Edmonton Mayfield.