Ken Green

Ken Green

Ken is a partner at GMS and a Chartered Professional Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario. Ken holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Schulich School of Business, York University. Ken has extensive experience both in public accounting and in the financial services industry.

Ken’s industry experience spans over 14 years including substantial experience in the financial services industry in various senior and management positions. Ken’s public accounting experience started with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), Toronto in 2005 where he was responsible for managing and directing a staff of associates in all facets of public accounting including audits, tax and special accounting assignments involving internal controls, preparation of financial statements and analysis of accounting and tax policies. Ken is also a Certified Internal Auditor and has over 6 years of internal audit experience working in Senior management roles in major Canadian Financial institutions such as BMO Bank of Montreal and Royal Bank of Canada.

Prior to GMS, Ken operated a part-time Chartered Accounting practice for 3 years providing tax advisory and accounting services to small business, charities, not-for-profit organizations and professionals.

Ken currently serves on the boards of Nia Centre for the Arts, Waterdown Chess Club and on the executive board of the National Black MBA Association, Toronto Chapter.

Website URL: http://gmscpa.ca/

It's Time To Change The Way We Think About Retirement

Monday, 02 October 2017 20:46 Published in Money
Two weeks ago, I was at a seminar and had the opportunity to listen to a presentation by Mitch Anthony, author of “The New Retirementality: Planning Your Life and Living Your Dreams…at Any Age You Want”. For me, it was a great presentation as it aligned completely with my thoughts and ideas around retirement. 

Be Wise! Start Planning For Your Retirement Today

Thursday, 31 August 2017 16:24 Published in Money
After tax season, one of the things we recommend to our clients is to set aside time to review their tax returns and start thinking about opportunities to improve their tax situations in the months and years ahead.

Top 10 Reasons You're Paying Too Much In Taxes

Saturday, 22 April 2017 13:24 Published in Money
Whether you like it or not, taxes affect all of us. In fact, it is probably the biggest household expense (assuming you have a decent job or business), yet most people do nothing to manage their taxes. Here are top 10 reasons why you may be paying too much in taxes. 

How Prepared Are You For An Audit?

Friday, 03 March 2017 11:55 Published in Money
Following the increase in activities in the Canadian real estate market over the last couple of years, the CRA currently has a significant audit initiative underway that will impact taxpayers buying and selling real estate.