Director, Tax Services
KPMG in The Bahamas
Jane has more than 39 years of tax experience serving clients in Canada and The Bahamas.
Jane joined KPMG's Nassau office in October 2014 to assist both local and international businesses and organizations with preparing for and implementing systems to be ready for the country’s new VAT which became effective in The Bahamas on January 1, 2015. Since her arrival, Jane has been a key-note speaker at various VAT seminars in both Nassau and Freeport including co-presenting with the Financial Secretary at the Bahamas Institute of Chartered Accountants educational seminars and with the VAT Private Sector Educational Task Force.
Prior to joining the Nassau office, Jane was an Associate Partner with the Indirect Tax practice in KPMG Canada (Waterloo).She was an integral member of the KPMG commodity tax group in Canada when GST was first introduced and assisted many businesses and organizations in preparing and implementing systems to be ready for the Ontario HST including manufacturers, utilities, hospitals, school boards, universities, municipal entities and not for profit organizations.
University of Regina – Business Administration
Western University – Business Acumen Program
Wilfrid Laurier University – Certificate, Tools for Dynamic Change
Wilfrid Laurier University – Certificate, Master Manager
Fellow, Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) of Canada
Fellow, The Society of Certified Management Accountants (CMA) Canada
Co-author of Carswell’s GST Guide for Business
Tutorial leader for the CPA Canada In-Depth HST/GST Course for three years
Developed and delivered the HST training sessions for CMA Ontario and the Ontario Certified Management Consultants