Elena Balkos

Elena is a lawyer with KPMG Law LLP and a senior manager with KPMG. Elena advises in the areas of GST/HST, PST and employer health tax and regularly represents clients in audits, objections and voluntary disclosures with the Canada Revenue Agency and the Ministry of Finance. In addition, Elena is involved in all areas of law relating to property assessments and municipal taxation. She represents property owners and tenants on appeals of property assessments, assists with the filing of tax rebate applications, advises non-profit and charitable organizations on matters of exemption from taxation, and provides advice to clients on the changes and implications of legislative amendments and property tax policy reform.

Elena received her Juris Doctor degree from Osgoode Hall Law School and is called to the bar in Ontario.