PricewaterhouseCoopers participation confirmedDecember 21, 2011 at 4:19 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment
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OCTIE welcomes the participation of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) LLP, Canada.
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) LLP, Canada, is a member firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited and is one of the “big four” accounting firms.
Their 5,200 partners and staff in 23 locations across the country provide industry-focused assurance, advisory and tax services for public, private and government clients in all markets.
Their Canadian Executive Team is led by Bill McFarland CEO and Canadian Senior Partner.
As a leading Canadian organization with clients and offices across the country, the support of their business depends on in-house staff with specialized skills in the following areas:
- Administrative Support
- Finance and Accounting
- Human Resources/Learning and Education
- Information Technology
- Legal Services
- Marketing and Communications/Knowledge Management
They help business solve problems by providing an extensive selection of services. Services are divided into four areas (Audit and Assurance, Consulting, Deals and Tax) and supported by their Internal Firm Services group.
Their Consulting and Deals practices provide advice and assistance based on their financial, analytical and business process skills to enhance the performance of companies of all sizes. They provide services relating to:
- Creating, acquiring and financing businesses
- Integrating strategic goals into current operations
- Improving management and control
- Dealing with crises
- Restructuring and realizing value
PwC offers Audit and Assurance services focused on the specific needs of their clients. They support them so they can provide quality information to the capital markets and their other stakeholders. They offer services including:
- Year-end audits
- Quarterly reviews
- Financial accounting advice
- Regulatory compliance assurance for meeting legislation such as the Sarbanes-Oxley Act
PwC’s Tax Services professionals work with clients to find and manage their tax opportunities. Every business transaction that their clients make — domestic or international — has direct or indirect tax consequences.
With thanks to Chris Bodnar.
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