Business Consulting Services

Accounting Systems

At Raffan Sherdel & Associates we are skilled and knowledgeable in several accounting systems. We will offer business consulting and assistance with set up and training of accounting systems such as Quickbooks. Contact us to setup your Quickbooks training and discuss other accounting system familiarization needs.

Small Business Start Up Assistance and Consulting

Starting your small business will likely be one of the most exciting and stressful chapters of your life. The qualified team at Raffan Sherdel & Associates will help alleviate your stress while keeping the momentum going. As part of our small business start up services, we offer assistance with new business plans, grant and loan applications, budgeting, and debt management including loan repayments. We offer these small business start up services in the Toronto beaches area.

Business Dispute Resolution

As a trained mediator, Christine Raffan helps clients resolve disputes in a non-binding, confidential process. Often avoiding litigation, mediation can successfully resolve such issues as shareholder and partnership differences, business contract disagreements and payment disputes. Christine continues to offer support and dispute resolution services in the Toronto Beach area.

Business Negotiations

As Canadian entrepreneurs we are constantly being stretched by new business challenges which often require sophisticated negotiation skills. Christine Raffan supports clients with strategic insight and tactical approaches to challenging business situations.

Business Support for Women

Recognizing the many unique issues that women in business face, we provide consultative and financial services tailored to women entrepreneurs. Financial tools, negotiation coaching, and financing strategies are among the services women seek most. We can offer expert advice and support to women entrepreneurs in these areas.

Sales Tax Consulting

At Raffan Sherdel & Associates we often see how sales tax issues can be overlooked. Whether you require tax recovery services for an all encompassing review of your records or to simply discuss the best method of reporting and filing sales tax.  We are ready to assist.. You can also come to Raffan Sherdel & Associates with your importing and exporting questions and questions about tax exemptions.

CRA audits

Many Canadian business owners merely have to hear the words “tax audit” to feel uncomfortable.  The unease does not necessarily stem from the belief or worry that we feel we have done anything wrong, but rather it is the time, energy, and lack of control that one may feel when facing an audit. Trust Raffan Sherdel & Associates to help you through your tax audit. We will not only be able to assist, educate, and simplify, we may be able to work with the government to manage your entire audit session and process. You can feel comfortable that you are in the right hands when Raffan Sherdel & AssociatesA is on your side during a tax audit.

Voluntary Disclosure and Fairness Requests

What is a voluntary disclosure request? Should you take advantage of voluntary disclosure? As part our business consulting services, Christine and the rest of the Raffan Sherdel & Associates team will help you answer these questions, complete and submit forms, and deal with any follow up issues. Contact Raffan Sherdel & Associates Toronto Beach accounting office today to learn more.

Personal Budgeting and Debt Management

Personal budgeting is not rocket science yet that does not mean it is an easy task. Often it takes a third party with a cool view and a head for numbers to set you on the path to personal debt management and recovery. We will help you manage your debt by working with you to set up a manageable, realistic budget. We will also help you set goals and offer sound advice for dealing with creditors and banks. Even if you are not in debt, but feel like you need an extra organizational push, it is a good idea to contact Raffan Sherdel & Associates to help you realize your personal financial goals.

Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SRED) claims

Raffan Sherdel & Associates will assist you in obtaining Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SRED) claims. Call us today to start your process.