Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Ontario

Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of Ontario

January 20, 2011 09:15 ET

Ontario's Chartered Accountants: RRSP and Tax Decisions Matter

Top Experts Available for RRSP and Tax Season Interviews, Articles

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 20, 2011) -

Attention: Business editors, reporters

As the RRSP and end-of-April tax deadlines loom ever closer, interest in retirement and tax-related news stories is growing, as is the need for top-quality financial specialists who can provide expertise. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario has a roster of top tax and retirement investment spokespeople, spread out across the province, who are available for interviews and to provide background for news stories.

Skilled financial professionals, Chartered Accountants (CAs) are recognized as the top RRSP and tax advice people, whether they're working on Bay Street in Toronto or Main Street in smaller communities. They can address the full range of issues that affect individuals and businesses when it comes to dealing with the Canada Revenue Agency.

Whether it's filling out the forms, finding the applicable deductions or deciphering the rules, CAs have a reputation for being able to do it all, and do it right. During today's tough economic times, when financial decisions matter more than ever, it's critical to get your information from the most authoritative and trusted experts available – Chartered Accountants.

The Institute is offering the media access to CA specialists during the RRSP and tax seasons. Whether a reporter needs a quick quote, background material or an interview, we have a roster of experts available on a timely basis.

What: Tax and RRSP professionals available for print, radio or TV interviews
   
Who: Chartered Accountants, the recognized leaders in tax and financial advice
   
When: During RRSP and tax season
   
Where: Available across Ontario

As an example of the type of expertise a Chartered Accountant can offer, we've attached a link to two Institute articles containing important tips to consider when setting up a Registered Retirement Savings Plan. All of the information in the article is verified, accurate and provided by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario as a public service. It is available at: http://www.icao.on.ca/MediaRoom/MediaArticles/TaxPlanArticles/1009page5883.aspx

If you use any of the tips, we only ask that you maintain the credit to the Institute. It would be very much appreciated if you could let the Institute know when you run any of our RRSP tips.

About the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario:

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario is the qualifying and regulatory body of Ontario's 34,000 Chartered Accountants and 5,000 CA students. Since 1879, the Institute has protected the public interest through the CA profession's internationally recognized standards of qualification and the enforcement of its rules of professional conduct. Chartered Accountants are the professionals Canada's business leaders trust to help make the financial, strategic and leadership decisions that matter. The Institute's website is: www.icao.on.ca and the student website is www.guidetorulingtheworld.ca.

Contact Information

  • The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario
    Perry Jensen
    416-969-4271 or 1-800-387-0735, ext. 271
    pjensen@icao.on.ca