Not-for-Profit / Charity Accounting

Not-for-Profit and Charity Accounting Services in Toronto

It’s great to meet you! If you are a charity or not-for-profit looking for accounting services in Toronto, you have come to the right place.

We are a team of trusted accountants and advisors who support many successful nonprofit organizations and charities.

  • Are you selecting a new accounting firm or a new auditor for an audit or a review?
  • Or do you need to comply with the new Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act?

Either way, our team would like to share our expertise with you!

Key Services We Provide for Nonprofits and Charities

  • Audits, reviews & compilations of financial statements
  • Tax advice & planning
  • Public Service Rebate Expertise (Yes! We help our clients get large refunds)
  • Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) correspondence
  • Interpretation of financial information
  • Projections and forecasts for planning purposes
  • Internal control evaluations to help prevent errors, fraud & theft
  • Identification of potential issues for a “no surprise” audit
  • Year-round communication and accessibility
  • Bookkeeping services, too!

Meet our Fearless Team Leader – NPO Specialist Laura Gay
Meet Not-for-Profit and Charity Accounting Specialist Laura Gay

Our team leader is Laura Gay, CPA, CA, LPA. Laura is a trusted advisor who ensures no stone is unturned when working with her clients. Case in point, she has great success helping her clients successfully claim the Public Service Bodies’ rebate! In addition, Laura holds a position on the board of one of Canada’s most successful charities: ALS Canada. As a result of her experience on the inside and outside of an NPO, Laura is uniquely qualified to support your organization. Laura is also frequently called upon to present on industry hot topics at local conferences. Read more about Laura on her bio here.

A Few Great NPO Resources for You

• Our Not-for-Profit resource page can be found here.
• Our top “insider” recommendations on how to pick the best auditor for your NPO or Charity can be found here.
• Are you interested in having one of our dynamic industry specialists speak at your conference or event? Our experts can present on a range of topics to suit your audience. Read more here.
• Finally, check out our latest “Hot Topic” Industry Article: Yes, you can learn “Everything Charities & NFP’s Need to Know About GST/HST” by clicking here.

For more information about how a partnership with Stern Cohen will work for you, we invite you to call or contact us today for a free consultation.

"With knowledgeable and diligent auditors, Stern Cohen has provided professional audit services to the College in the past years. We can take comfort in the fact that we never lose sight of the drivers of our business, the associated risks, and the potential effects on financial statement accounts."

– Peter McCutcheon, Executive Director - The Royal College of Dentists of Canada