Let's Talk Taxes: support for international graduate students and postdoctoral fellows
KPMG Presentation, SFU March 4, 2015
About the Facilitators
Dave Magdalinski, CMA - is a Tax Partner in the Edmonton office as well as being KPMG’s regional resource for Public Sector Tax. He has more than 15 years of experience serving various not-for-profit organizations including universities and local governments. Dave also has significant experience assisting personal tax clients.
In this role, he devotes significant time to various tax issues related to not-for-profit organizations. This includes working with organizations to develop policies and procedures regarding taxable benefits and other tax matters as well as assistance with understanding the tax rules for Charities. Prior to joining KPMG in 2000, Dave spent four years with the Canada Revenue Agency where he worked in the audit division and on various special investigation projects. Dave is a graduate of the University of Alberta. He currently sits on the two not-for-profit boards as well as being a former group study leader for the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA), Part II, In-depth tax program.
Terence Wong, CA, CPA – is a Tax Partner at KPMG, leads KPMG’s U.S. and Cross Border Tax practice in Edmonton and the Regional practice in Western Canada. Terence is part of KPMG’s International global tax network. For the past 23 years, he has served numerous clients designing and implementing tax reduction strategies for Canadian and international businesses, financing and investment using offshore entities, tax planning and compliance for multinational concerns, international executive tax planning and compliance, and cross-border corporate reorganizations.
Terence has reviewed numerous US tax withholding matters and the US charitable tax filing for universities. He also has extensive experience with US personal tax returns and in providing advice to clients having tax matters outside of Canada.
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