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Deloitte Canada Regional Profile

8 Adelaide St W #200, Toronto, ON M5H 0A9
Phone: 416-601-6150
Twitter: @DeloitteCanada
Offices: 58 locations in Canada
Number of professionals: Deloitte Canada's 10,267 talented people, including 959 partners

Deloitte Canada offers public and private clients a broad range of fully integrated services that span tax and legal, assurance and advisory, risk management, financial advisory and consulting. Our approach combines insight and innovation from multiple disciplines with business and industry knowledge to help your company excel globally.

Deloitte Canada's 10,267 talented people, including 959 partners, in 58 locations throughout Canada, serve clients across numerous industries.

We also go to market by industry, and tax is well integrated into Government and Public Services, Energy, Resources and Industrial (ER&I), Financial Services (FS), Life Sciences & Healthcare, Consumer Business and Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT). Through this approach, we are able to communicate with our clients in a way that demonstrates we truly understand their business and have brought the right value-add perspectives from our firm to their business discussions.

We are currently seeing growth in our cross-border business, in Deloitte Legal and our recovery work in Indirect Tax.

More generally, as a practice, we are leveraging our national model to respond to growth activity across the country. Our national platform positions us to mobilize the right talent for each opportunity and leverage our multidisciplinary model. This involves assessing a business problem from multiple service lines' perspectives, so that we can provide a solution based on a thorough understanding each clients' circumstances.

This includes our recently created National Tax Office with eminent advisors, whose technical knowledge is centralized through this core center of excellence. This allows us to bring our professionals from across the practice to our clients when they require deep technical subject matter knowledge.

Innovation is a mindset and embedded in the DNA of our business. At Deloitte Canada, we leverage the newest exponential technologies and programs to help our clients innovate towards a tech-enabled future.

We are currently on a digital transformation journey of our own, as we are digitizing our tax and legal practice globally. This will change how we work and serve clients, it will allow us to automate tasks and create efficiencies, and provide our practitioners with tailored data so they can leverage those insights to inform how we advise our clients.

Many factors differentiate Deloitte Canada in the marketplace, including:

  • Our commitment to inclusion and diversity in all aspects of our work and culture.
  • Our commitment to innovation.
  • Our commitment to providing content in French and English.
  • Our commitment to understanding our clients' needs and experiences in order to serve them better through our Voice of Client program.
  • Deloitte University North (DU North) opened in Toronto, Ontario in October 2016 which creates a unique learning forum for our practitioners and our clients.
  • Deloitte Greenhouse immerses executives in customized experiences to solve their toughest business challenges.
  • Deloitte Canada and Deloitte Chile have been operating as one unit since June of 2016, harnessing the combined knowledge to service the needs of a client.
  • Deloitte Canada values integrity, a commitment to one another, corporate responsibility and strength from cultural diversity.
  • We have some of the best and brightest tax professionals in the country working at our firm.
  • We can customize value-added services depending on the needs of a client.
  • We invite our clients to participate in a network of various relationships that we have grown through our various eminence programs.
  • We focus on industry and staff our engagements with tax professionals suited to the engagement.
  • We provide a full range of globally integrated tax services.

Our key service offerings

Deloitte Canada is one of the largest tax and legal practices in the global network of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, after the United States and the United Kingdom tax practices. Our tax and legal service offerings include:

  • Business Tax
  • Deloitte Legal Canada
  • Global Employer Services
  • Global Investment and Innovation Incentives
  • Immigration
  • Indirect Tax
  • International Tax
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Tax Management Consulting
  • Transfer Pricing
  • US Tax Services

Recent wins:

  • Reorganization of a Canadian multi-national with two legacy US businesses including re-financing of the combined US operations, as well as designing a global tax efficient business model aligned with the company's digital transformation.
  • Seamlessly transitioned a global private equity fund from a multi-service provider model to Deloitte as their primary service provider, with a multi-year multi-service compliance engagement.
  • Assisted a technology company with its global expansion in multiple countries by aligning tax and transfer pricing considerations with the company's global business objectives.


World Tax 2020 awarded Deloitte with 50 tier 1 jurisdictions. Deloitte Canada was one of ten member firms recognized in the Americas region.
Source: International Tax Review

Women in Tax 2020 – 237 Deloitte professionals were recognized, including 12 women from Deloitte Canada.
Source: International Tax Review

Tax Controversy Leaders 2020 recognized 183 Deloitte professionals, including 8 from Deloitte Canada.
Source: International Tax Review

2020 Indirect Tax Leaders Guide recognized 157 Deloitte specialists. For the sixth consecutive year, Deloitte continues to be a leader in Indirect Tax. Four Canadian partners were recognized.
Source: International Tax Review

2019 Guide to the World's Leading Transfer Pricing Advisers recognized 148 Deloitte professionals. 6 Canadian partners were recognized.
Source: Euromoney

Two partners in Deloitte Canada's allied law firm de Lint LLP were recognized by Who's Who Legal Canada in 2018 as the "Most Highly Regarded Individuals" in Canada.

Eminent Leaders:

Cheryl Manuel
Christine Ramsay
Mark Noonan
Olivier Fournier

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