As a founding director of McIntyre & Associates, Jim focuses his energy on taxation and tax planning and specializes in wealth preservation and estate planning. Jim works on the leading edge of new trends, policies and procedures and shares his extensive knowledge of tax law through regular seminars and speaking engagements.
His expertise also encompasses trusts, wills, corporate reorganizations and the provision of financial and business management advisory services to both owner-managed businesses and professionals.
Jim began his career as an accountant in 1977. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Concordia University and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1979. In 2000, Jim became a registered trust and estate planner.
Jim is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation, a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and a Director of the Ottawa Estate Planning Council. He has also been actively involved with several political leadership campaigns.
Jim is an avid reader and enjoys recreational and athletic pursuits with his family.
As a founding director of McIntyre & Associates, Brent provides accounting and auditing services to a wide variety of owner managed businesses and not-for-profit organizations.
Brent also oversees all tax planning and compliance matters in the firm's tax department. His areas of expertise include Canadian personal tax, dispute resolution with CRA, international taxation, research and development tax credits and taxation issues related to company reorganizations.
Brent began his career as an accountant in 1986. He holds an MBA from the University of Ottawa and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1988. Brent has completed the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Course.
Married with two sons, Brent enjoys spending time maintaining his fish pond which is stocked with koi, and pursuing recreational activities with his family.
As a director of McIntyre & Associates, Jennifer oversees assurance services. Her expertise in the area of financial reporting and assurance servicesenables her to provide quality, leading-edge business advisory services to clients of all types.
Jennifer is also responsible for the firm's quality assurance practices - ensuring that all engagements are conducted in accordance with the standards of the profession and that the highest quality of work is performed on every engagement.
Jennifer began her career as an accountant in 1985. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Carleton University and joined the firm after obtaining her Chartered Accountant designation in 1987.
Jennifer enjoys hiking and spending time in the outdoors with her family.
Larry joined the firm in 2009 after working at a national firm for two years. His area of expertise is assurance engagements, including IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) financial statements. Larry also works on personal and corporate reorganizations and tax planning engagements.
Larry began his career as an accountant in 2007. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Ontario and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 2010. Larry has completed the CPA Canada In-Depth Tax course.
Larry is very active and routinely competes in Ironman triathlons. When he isn’t out swimming, biking or running, Larry can be found at home or out hiking with his wife and dog.
Gabriel has been with the firm since 2012 and enjoys working closely with small owner managed businesses.
Fluently bilingual, Gabriel began his career as an accountant in 1986. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Ottawa and obtained his Certified General Accountant designation in 1992. In addition to a 3 year period working at a large accounting firm in the late eighties, Gabriel has worked for accounting firms since 2000. He spent the previous ten years working within high tech companies.
Married with two sons, Gabriel enjoys a variety of sports and spending time with family.