As a partner in RSM’s tax advisory practice, Stephen provides integrated Canadian income tax advice and solutions to the firm’s clients and network partners. In addition to being charged with overseeing complex tax planning engagements, he is also responsible for co-leading the firms M&A Tax Practice which focuses on tax diligence and buy side/sell side tax advisory for private companies and their owners. Stephen works closely with the partner group and Private Equity industry groups to identify and communicate relevant tax issues to the firm’s clients and in the marketplace. A graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University, he joined RSM Canada’s predecessor firm in 2006. Stephen is a CPA, CA, having earned his designation in 2007.