Canada's 2021
Federal Budget

Rethinking the path forward

Watch a recording of BDO Canada's Tuesday, April 20 webinar,  as we unpacked the details of the 2021 Federal Budget—what it means for Canadians, businesses, and the economy as we continue to navigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

We examine the budget from a political perspective and offer economic analysis, with keynote guest speakers John Ivison, National Post Columnist, Ottawa bureau chief and accomplished author along with Trevin Stratton, Chief Economist of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

Our BDO Tax Team explain what the Budget will mean for your company’s tax obligations, government incentives and potential risk exposure.

Keynote Speakers:

John Ivison
Political Columnist,
National Post
Trevin Stratton
Chief Economist
Canadian Chamber of Commerce

The views and opinions expressed by John Ivison and Trevin Stratton belong to them, and do not necessarily represent those of BDO Canada and its employees.

Date: Tuesday April 20, 2021
Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Duration: 60 Minutes

• John Ivison, Columnist, National Post
• Trevin Stratton, Chief Economist, Canadian Chamber of Commerce
• Dave Walsh, Managing Partner of the Tax Service Line, BDO
• Rachel Gervais, Partner, GTA Tax Service Line Leader, BDO
 Jennifer Lucier, Partner, Canadian Tax, BDO

About John Ivison
As well as being a Columnist at the National Post, John has appeared on various public affairs programs such as CBC News Network's programs "Politics & Power" and "Cross-Country Check-Up", CTV's "Power Play" and "Question Period", and CPAC's Prime Time Politics. John has also authored several books and has written for The Economist Magazine.
About Trevin Stratton
Trevin Stratton is the Chief Economist at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce. As the Chief Economist, he helps develop national policy positions aimed at improving Canada’s economic performance and the competitiveness of Canadian business. He is an award-winning business economist and has appeared on programs such as CBC's Power & Politics, BNN Bloomberg, and Global News.

About Dave Walsh
Dave is the Managing Partner of the Tax Service Line for BDO Canada, leading the Firm's Tax Services team across the country. He is a member of the Canadian Executive Leadership Team, as well as the Global Tax Advisory Committee, comprised of tax leaders from BDO markets globally. Dave has appeared on BNN Bloomberg, CTV News, and The Globe and Mail.

About Rachel Gervais
Rachel is the GTA Tax Service Line Leader. She has over 20 years of professional experience, concentrating primarily on domestic taxation. Rachel’s practice focuses on the manufacturing, professional services, and real estate and construction industries. 

About Jennifer Lucier
Jennifer is a Partner in our Domestic Tax Practice in the GTA. She has vast experience with reorganizations, estate planning, and succession planning. Jennifer focuses on proactive tax plans in order to maximize value through various strategies.  

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John Ivison
Political Columnist
National Post

Dr. Trevin Stratton
Chief Economist and Vice President of Policy and Advocacy
Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Dave Walsh
Managing Partner of the Tax Service Line

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