Deborah A. MacPherson

Family Office Leader – Western Canada and Tax Business Unit Leader – Western Canada

KPMG in Canada

Deb has been a partner for more than 24 years and is the Tax Business Unit Leader for KPMG’s Regions West practice, comprising 9 KPMG offices from Prince George to Winnipeg. She has extensive experience serving a wide range of growing public and private companies. Over the years, Deb has assisted clients with innovative solutions to Canadian taxation challenges including acquisition and divestiture planning, tax-effective reorganizations, business combinations, holding company strategies, multi-jurisdictional tax strategies and remuneration plans.

  • B.Comm. (Hons.), McMaster University

  • CPA, CA

  • Personal Tax Consulting

  • Personal Tax Compliance

  • Wealth, Gift and Inheritance Tax Planning

  • Trust and Estate Tax Services

  • Former Vice-Chair of Board, Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation

  • Former Treasurer of Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation Board

  • Former Treasurer of VON of Hamilton-Wentworth Foundation Board

  • Former Treasurer of Halton Women's Place Board