For the safety of our staff, there will be limited access to our office until further notice.  We will be processing returns as normal.  Please scroll down our home page for additional details on the steps we are taking to operate as safely as possible.

George W. Stephenson, CPA

Accounting, Bookkeeping & Taxation

Update for 2020 Tax Season

As Our office remains open and will be processing returns as normal. 

To keep our staff and clients safe, our procedures will be similar to last year:

  • Our bin will be located at the top of the stairs from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Monday through Friday – please leave your documents in it.  Be sure to include your name and phone number.
  • You can email your documents to if you prefer.
  • We will contact you when your return is completed and we can email you the pages for your signature if that option works for you.
  • We are accepting Interact E-Transfer, credit card by phone or a cheque in the mail for payment.
  • If you have any questions regarding your taxes before you drop if off, please call our office at 905-563-0506.
  • If you would like to make arrangements to pick up last year’s completed return, please call the office.

Our Services

Corporate Year End

Taking care of your corporate returns and year-end statements.

Monthly Bookkeeping

Stay up to date with monthly services, including payroll preparation and HST payment calculations.

QuickBooks Assistance

With over 20 years of experience with QuickBooks, we can help get you on your way.

Personal Taxes

From simple and straightforward to complex situations, we've got you covered for personal taxes.

About The Firm

George W Stephenson Chartered Professional Accountant offers accounting and taxation services to small and medium sized clients from an office located in Beamsville/Lincoln Ontario. The firm has provided these services since 1992.
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Where We Work

Our office moved to its current location at 4516 Mountainview Road in Beamsville Ontario in July of 2019. We are located in the sub-basement of a school house built in 1902. Our access is on the north (lake) side of the building. There is an exterior stairwell and seven stairs down to our door. If you have trouble negotiating stairs please give the office a call before you leave or when you are in our parking lot and someone will be glad to come to your car to get your papers.

Dates To Remember

February 28
       – Deadline for producing and mailing T4 and T5 slips 

March 1
       – Deadline for RRSP contributions to be applied to the previous year

April 30
      – Personal Tax Return filing deadline
      – Payment deadline for self-employed individuals and their spouses

June 15
      – Filing deadline for self-employed individuals and their spouses Personal Tax Returns

Three months after year-end
      – Payment deadline for corporation’s income tax

Six months after year-end
      – Filing deadline for Corporate Income Tax Returns

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