22 Dec 2016
Bernard Grandmont
Partner | FCPA, FCA | Assurance

Under the leadership of Partner Bernard Grandmont, a Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton team undertook an analysis at the request of the Union des producteurs agricoles du Québec (UPA). In its capacity as independent auditor, the firm prepared a report evaluating the impacts of the Programme de crédit de taxes foncières agricoles reform. In light of the study’s conclusions, the UPA held a press conference on the issue and, among others, on December 20, 2016, Bernard Grandmont was interviewed on RDI Économie by host Gérald Fillion.

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21 Dec 2016
Bernard Grandmont
Partner | FCPA, FCA | Assurance

A Very Festive Christmas Happy Hour

Last Thursday, Magog Technopole held its Happy Hour, which was sponsored by Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton in Magog. It was a success, with an attendance of over sixty guests representing twenty-five businesses and ten or so partners. This event, the first of its kind, stands out as the start of a new era for Magog Technopole as they will work in partnership with some renowned private partners such as Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, starting in 2017.

Details of this partnership will soon be announced. RCGT’s expertise will be showcased, enabling us to better support our businesses through quality advice.

“The Magog Technopole community is constantly evolving, and currently works with over forty-five businesses. We are at a pivotal moment in our development, and we need to give ourselves the means to match our ambitions in order to support our businesses in their challenges. The Magog Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton office as well as the entire firm offer the valuable expertise that will help us get ahead as well as better support our businesses.” says Ms. Céléna Dubuc, Magog Technopole Assistant Director.

By being focused on the future, Magog Technopole brings about a breath of fresh air to our community. This partnership with Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton in Magog falls directly in line with the continuity of our actions and vision: it’s in our DNA.” explains Mr. Jean Gaouette, PCA, CA, partner at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton.

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Jean Gaouette, CPA, CA and Partner at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton and André Métras, CEO of Magog Technopole, at the Étiquette wine bar, located at the Carrefour Santé Globale in Magog, pleased to announce the 2017 association between their two entities.

About Magog Technopole

Magog Technopole is a non-profit organization whose mission is to foster the growth of the Information and Communication Technologies sector (ICT) and of green technologies in the city of Magog by developing a unique and receptive environment and by promoting that environment to innovating companies to stimulate their setup.

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21 Dec 2016
Bernard Grandmont
Partner | FCPA, FCA | Assurance

Would you like to lower your tax bill? Proper tax planning should be a year-long activity. However, there is still time to implement a few strategies that could reduce your taxes. The end of the year is almost upon us, so here is a list of planning considerations to be undertaken before December 31, 2016 because on January 1, 2017, it’ll be too late!

Read more in the online article by Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Tax Partner, Sylvain Moreau, published in the Journal de Montréal and the Journal de Québec, on December 21, 2016. Sylvain Moreau is a columnist in the Argent – Dans vos poches section in these two major Québecor publications.

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21 Dec 2016
Bernard Grandmont
Partner | FCPA, FCA | Assurance

L’école des entrepreneurs de Montréal (PME Mtl) will host its first cohort of emerging and experienced entrepreneurs in January 2017. What are you waiting for to join them? At RCGT, we are proudly taking part of this adventure and will be pleased to teach you, in particular, the basics of a company’s balance sheet.

Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is very proud to be supporting the creation of the École des entrepreneurs de Montréal (Montréal school for entrepreneurs), inaugurated on November 29, 2016. An initiative of the Service d’aide aux jeunes entreprises (SAJE), the school will provide entrepreneurs with accessible training, coaching and support from seasoned experts and a solid network, in addition to giving them the tools needed to succeed in their projects.

Our commitment for several years with the SAJE as with the new school for entrepreneurs mirrors our mission, which is to stimulate entrepreneurship and guide all entrepreneurs, beginners and veterans alike, whether in a start-up, growth strategy or business takeover situation. A perfect meeting place for mentorship and learning, the school for entrepreneurs is a hub for business owners of tomorrow, those needing support in their projects and seasoned professionals. The school offers about twenty affordable training sessions adapted to students’ needs. It completes its offering with some ten activities per month relating to four major themes, i.e. business pre-start-up, start-up, purchase and growth.

In addition to being financial partners, the Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton experts also act as consultants and instructors and are offering two bursaries. Martin Lemay, Assurance Partner, is a member of the Board of Directors of the SAJE and of the new school that will be welcoming its first students in January 2017.

Our experts are always available to answer your questions and present you with the various fields of expertise available to you.

Don’t hesitate to contact us.

For more information on the École des entrepreneurs de Montréal, read the press release or visit https://pmemtl.com/ecole/.

Inauguration of the École des entrepreneurs de Montréal

Official inauguration of the École des entrepreneurs de Montréal with, left to right, Philippe Richard Bertrand, MC for the evening and serial entrepreneur, Michel Fortin, Director General of the École des entrepreneurs de Montréal, Denis Coderre, Mayor of Montréal, André d’Orsonnens, Chair of the Board of Directors of the École des entrepreneurs de Montréal, Jean-Benoît Grégoire, SME Markets, National Bank, Martin Lemay, Partner at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton.

Photo credit: L’État Brut

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