Shelley Smith

Shelley is a tax partner specializing in commodity tax with the Montréal office of BDO Canada LLP. Shelley has over 25 years of experience in the field of taxation, and has developed an in-depth knowledge in the area of commodity tax. She has provided commodity tax planning services — including advice and strategies for the GST/HST, QST and PST — to a wide variety of private and public companies operating in a range of industries including real estate, financial, pharmaceutical, retail and professional services.

In addition to various speaking engagements, Shelley is an instructor for the Ordre des Comptables professionnels agréés du Québec. She has authored several articles on sales tax matters published in both Espace and Immobilier commercial magazines.

Shelley is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation, Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF) and the Montréal chapter of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW).