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LOCATIONS ACROSS ONTARIO

If your location is not identified below please
contact us as we can provide electronic and mail accountant services, rather than in-home service.

Chatham-Kent Municipality
Durham Regional Municipality
Essex County
Frontenac County
Halton Regional Municipality
Hamilton - City
Hastings County
Kawartha Lakes City
Lanark County
Leeds & Grenville County
Lennox & Addington County
Niagara Regional Municipality
Norfolk County
Northumberland County
Ottawa - City
Peel Regional Municipality
Peterborough County
Prescott & Russell County
Prince Edward County
Storemont, Dundas & Glengarry County
York Regional Municipality

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Vern Doupe

Accounting Advisor

Vern is the Area Manager for Allied Associates LLP in Brant County, a position he assumed in 1986. He joined the Allied team after graduating from Fanshawe College with a diploma in Business Accounting. Vern’s experience and expertise in all aspects of accounting and taxation assures clients receive the utmost advice, assistance and service. Vern is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

Client Testimonials:

“For 25 years, we have welcomed Vern into our home and to our kitchen table twice a year. During those 25 years, Vern and the staff at Allied have provided excellent service and personal attention to our accounting requirements. They were especially helpful during the transfer of the family farm and again a few years ago when we needed a little extra help due to circumstances beyond our control. The staff at Allied are always available to discuss matters of importance and we have formed an outstanding working relationship with them.Vern has become like a friend and we appreciate his caring and friendly demeanor. We trust Vern and feel he is a valuable advisor who will assist us in having continued success moving forward.”

— K & A Dietner Farms Ltd. – Ethel, ON

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Dane Anderson

Accounting Advisor

Dane joined Allied in 2007 as a Staff Accountant and assumed the position of Area Manager in Oxford/Elgin/Norfolk in 2010. He grew up on a family-operated dairy farm in the Waterford area and is a graduate of the Business Administrative Accounting Program at Fanshawe College. During his tenure in the office, Dane became familiar with all aspects of accounting and taxation which ensures clients receive the best advice, assistance and service. He is well organized with excellent computer skills.

Client Testimonials:

“Dane is an accountant who is truly customer-oriented. After my return from working internationally, he offered me much insight, knowledge and expertise for my taxes that I would have not otherwise known about. He personally went out of his way to correspond about matters before and after our visit which demonstrates his commitment to each client. He is someone you can trust to be on your side, who works hard for you, and who takes interest in your life beyond the numbers.”

— Sharon McQueen, BA, BEd, Coordinator, Alumni Chapters and Mentorship, Mount Royal University

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Matt Montague

Accounting Advisor

Matt joined Allied in October 2014 as an Area Manager for Lambton County and the Municipality of Chatham-Kent. He previously worked for a CPA firm in the Wallaceburg area for 7 years as a farm and business advisor and was a staff accountant with Allied from 2005 to 2007. Matt graduated with a diploma in Business Administration Accounting from Fanshawe College in 2005 and is currently working toward his CPA, CGA designation.

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Brian Thorne

Accounting Advisor

Brian joined Allied Associates LLP in 2004 as a Staff Accountant in the London Office. He is a graduate of Fanshawe College with his Business Accounting and Administrative Accounting Diplomas. He obtained his Bachelor of Business Studies from Windsor University. In 2006, Brian assumed the position of Area Manager in Kent County. He specializes in personal and corporate taxation for farmers and small businesses and as well is proficient in government farm programs. Brian is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

Client Testimonials:

“We feel very fortunate to have Brian on our side. He has always made time to listen to our concerns and returns our calls promptly from his home office. I enjoy his smile and courteous manner. He is always professional and interested in helping us in every way. He is always down to earth and is someone we can talk to. We hope Brian is with us for many years.”

— Ernest & Elaine Tellier – Tilbury, Ontario

4_Leonard Dick

Leonard Dick

Accounting Advisor
CPA, CGA, CFP®

Leonard is the Area Manager in Durham Region for Allied Associates LLP, a position he assumed in 2008. Leonard was raised on the family farm in Leamington and is a graduate of the University of Windsor in Business Administration as well as Science graduate of the University of Waterloo. He worked in public accounting for 10 years before joining Allied in 1998 as Area Manager for Essex/Kent.

Leonard received his Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation in 1995, his Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation in 1998. He has extensive experience in taxation and accounting which ensures clients receive the utmost advice, assistance and service. Leonard is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

Client Testimonials:

“Leonard has given us valuable support and has made the running of our business much easier. In plain understandable language, Leonard explains how to get things done. I believe you would benefit from speaking with Leonard. His approachable nature makes it easy to ask all your questions.”

— Ed & Catherine Warriner – Sunderland, ON

“Over the past few years, Leonard has been a valuable source of information for our accounting and taxation requirements. He has also provided guidance for our management decisions. I believe you would benefit from speaking with Leonard. The in-home service, professionalism and ability to explain taxation in plain language is value added to every business owner.”

— Barry Staples – Cavan, ON

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Kim Vandevrie

Accounting Advisor

Kim joined Allied Associates LLP in 1996 as a Staff Accountant in the London Office. She is a graduate of Georgian College with a Business Administration Accounting diploma. In 2001, she was appointed Area Manager of South Central Middlesex. Kim’s clients receive quality accounting, taxation and financial services in a valuable and timely manner. Kim is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments.

Client Testimonials:

“Kim is a knowledgeable and friendly person. She keeps us updated on current tax information and certainly knows what she is doing. Kim helps with planning future business ventures and is easy to work with and co-operative. She has helped me with many issues in the past in our farming business. It has been a great pleasure working with her and the Allied team over the past years.”

— Mary Finch – Belmont, ON

“As Kim works from our kitchen table, she is always ready to answer any questions we have. I enjoy working with Kim and as I have known her for many years, I look forward to her visits.”

— Betty Pettit, Misty Glen Farms Limited – Belmont, ON

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Chris Annis

Accounting Advisor

Chris joined Allied in 1999 as a Staff Accountant and assumed the position of Area Manager in Middlesex County in 2002. He grew up in the Mitchell area and is a graduate of the Business Accounting Program at Fanshawe College with a background in securities and financial services prior to joining Allied.

Chris combines his knowledge of all aspects of accounting and taxation with business and succession planning services to meet the goals of his clients and assures they receive the utmost advice, assistance and service. Chris is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

Client Testimonials:

“Over the past 9 years, Chris has become a reliable resource in aiding our management decisions. We have come to appreciate his sound advice and business-like approach. I believe that you, too, may benefit from speaking with him.”

— Brian & Marlene Anderson – St. Marys, ON

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Chris Hart

Accounting Advisor
CPA, CMA

Chris joined Allied Associates LLP in 1997 as a Staff Accountant in the London office. He assumed the position of Area Manager, Eastern Ontario in 1999. He grew up in the Chesterville area and graduated from the University of Western Ontario in Administrative and Commercial Studies with a concentration in Finance and Economics. Chris achieved his Certified Management Accountants (CMA) designation in 2009.

Chris is proficient in all aspects of taxation, accounting, farm related government programs and various computer software. He is devoted to servicing and developing client relations in Eastern Ontario to meet Allied’s high standards. Chris is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

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John Hrick

Accounting Advisor

John is the Area Manager for Allied Associates LLP in the Niagara Region, a position he assumed in 1997. He joined the Allied team in 1983 after graduating from the University of Western Ontario in London. John was the Assistant Corporate Manager for Allied for five years prior to his appointment as Area Manager. His experience and expertise in all aspects of accounting and taxation assures clients receive the utmost advice, assistance and service. John is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments.

Client Testimonials:

“John has been our accountant for over 16 years. We find him to be prompt, thorough, professional and very knowledgeable. We appreciate all of the assistance and hard work that he has provided to us over the years. He always has the answers that we need.”

— Paul & Lori Martin – Hannon, ON

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Jim Radler

Accounting Advisor
CPA, CA

Jim joined Allied Associates LLP in 2003 as the Area Manager in Waterloo/Wellington. He received his Bachelor Degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in 1995 followed by a Chartered Accountant designation in 2002. Jim has over 10 years of experience working with owner managed businesses in the agricultural sector. Jim is an approved advisor for the Growing Forward program of farm business analysis. His clients can be assured they receive the utmost advice, assistance and service with tax and financial matters as well as all types of government programs.

Client Testimonials:

“Allied has been doing our year end taxation and assisting in our business management decisions for 12 years and they are extremely beneficial. Jim Radler and Brad Ostrom assisted with a shareholder buyout and have made that one easy transition and all the paperwork was done accurately and quickly. We find Jim to be a very thorough accountant and very knowledgeable in business accounting. I always get Jim’s advice on major decisions as he sees it outside the box more than I do because I’m in on the day to day activity. We enjoy when Jim is in our office and make sure he has his daily fix of coffee.”

— Joe Kuepfer, Millbank Family Furniture Ltd. – Millbank, ON

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Eric Love

Accounting Advisor

Eric has an honours Bachelor of Commerce in Business Administration from the University of Windsor and an Advanced Accounting diploma from Fanshawe College. His previous experience is with Canada Revenue Agency in their HST department and as an accounting clerk at a small CPA firm in Windsor.

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Stephen Palmer

Accounting Advisor

Steve joined Allied Associates LLP in 2010 as a Staff Accountant after graduating from the Honours Bachelor of Accounting (BAcc) program at Brock University. In the summer of 2011 he assumed the position of Area Manager where he has been able to provide valuable accounting, taxation, and advisory services to his clients in Perth and Wellington Counties in a professional and friendly manner. He enjoys working with his clients to ensure all their objectives are met and queries are answered. Steve is currently in the final stage of obtaining his Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation and is a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

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Jordan Domm

Accounting Advisor
CPA, CGA

Jordan grew up in Grey County and obtained his Business Administrative Accounting Diploma from Fanshawe College in 2005. He joined Allied Associates LLP in 2005 as a Staff Accountant in the London office and in 2008 he assumed the position of Area Manager in Perth County. Jordan has extensive knowledge in the areas of accounting, taxation, business planning and succession planning. In addition, he has advanced knowledge of computer systems and in 2013, he obtained his Certified General Accountant (CGA) Designation. He works with his clients to ensure that their goals and needs are being met in a professional, yet friendly manner. Jordan is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

Client Testimonials:

“Over the past few years, Jordan has provided me with valuable tax and accounting services. He understands my farm operation and has recently assisted me with some succession planning. He is very professional and approachable. Jordan and the entire Allied team are always there when called upon.”

— Gerry Klumpers of Klumpers Farms Ltd. – St. Marys, ON

2_Joni Anderson

Joni Anderson

Accounting Advisor
CPA, CGA, CFP®

Joni was raised on a dairy/cash crop farm in Middlesex County. Joni graduated from Fanshawe College with a diploma in accounting and from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelors degree in Economics. She began working with Allied Associates LLP Chartered Accountants in 2002 and currently services clients in Middlesex, Lambton, Huron and Elgin Counties. She obtained her Certified General Accountant (GCA) designation in 2005 and her designation as a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 2009.

Joni works primarily with farm operations and small-medium sized businesses providing for all their business planning needs including accounting services, tax planning, succession planning, estate review and business strategy. Her passion for helping people coupled with her extensive knowledge and experience in the agriculture sector, provides her clients with advice and knowledge that they can trust. Joni is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments and a member of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA).

Client Testimonials:

“We really appreciate Joni’s friendly and knowledgeable service. She has provided us with great advice and is up-to-date on the latest farm programs. Her experience with Organic farming and large families are a valuable asset to our farming operation. Her money saving ideas, her outlook and approach were a breath of fresh air for us. Thanks also to the Allied team for always being there to answer any of our questions.”

— Vlodale Farms Ltd., Chris & Barb Vander Vloet and Family — Parkhill

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Michelle Jackson

Accounting Advisor

Michelle grew up on her family’s farm near Thorndale. She is a graduate of the University of Guelph with a diploma in agriculture. She also obtained a diploma in Business Accounting from Fanshawe College. Michelle joined Allied in 2012 as a Staff Accountant and has recently been assigned Area Manager for Huron County.

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Dennis Jubenville

Accounting Advisor

Dennis joined Allied Associates LLP in 1987 as Area Manager for Lambton County. He is a graduate of the Business Administration Program in St. Clair College with a major in accounting. His experience, knowledge and expertise in all aspects of accounting and taxation ensures his clients receive the utmost advice, assistance and service. Dennis is an approved advisor for the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments.

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Kurt Sawyer

Accounting Advisor
B. Comm.

Kurt joined Allied Associates LLP in 1995 as Area Manager in Oxford County. He grew up on a cash crop farm near Alvinston, Ontario, and graduated from McMaster University with his Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree. Kurt specializes in agricultural tax and advisory services for all types of farming operations including dairy, cash crop, beef, chickens, and hogs. His experience, knowledge and expertise in all aspects of accounting and taxation ensures his clients receive the utmost advice, assistance and service. Kurt is currently registered to deliver specialzed farm business planning services on behalf of the “Growing Forward” Program sponsored by the Federal and Provincial governments. He is also a member of the Allied Owners Group serving on the Board of Directors for Allied.

Client Testimonials:

“Kurt is a knowledgeable accountant who always keeps us abreast of government programs, rebates and changing tax rules. If he does not have the information at hand, he always gets back to us shortly after. He is always willing to help fill out forms and give clarity and represent our farm business better. He is patient, works long hours and does his job well. I have no reservations to call or email him when we have issues or questions. I would say that Kurt is a necessary part of our farm team.”

— Patrick Vlasman & Martha Meyer, Hogback Acres Ltd. – Mount Elgin, ON

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R. Brad Ostrom

Accounting Advisor

Brad joined Allied Associates LLP in 1979 as the Area Manager in the Peterborough area. He grew up in the Chatham area and graduated from Fanshawe College in the Accounting Program. Brad gained valuable “area manager” experience in Peterborough prior to his appointment as Corporate Manager in January 1981. With his experience, knowledge and expertise, he is the “go to” person for matters relating to corporations. He is well known to many clients as he has personally assisted with the incorporation of their family farm.