The top 5 biggest accounting firms in Quebec in 2020
Posted at 17/08/2020
1. Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton: leading accountants in Quebec
According to Les Affaires newspaper, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton is the largest accounting firm in Quebec with close to 2800 employees in the province in 2020. Founded in 1948, this firm has distinguished itself over the years with its expertise in auditing, taxation, consulting services and corporate recovery and insolvency.
Raymond Chabot has over 100 offices in Quebec and the Ottawa and Edmundston regions and offers its services to a variety of industries.
2. Deloitte Canada: the Canadian branch of a world-class accounting firm
With 2679 employees in Quebec, Deloitte is the second largest accounting firm in the province. Moreover, the firm now has close to 1,000 partners in Canada and a recorded revenue of $2,792.3 million in 2019.
Founded in 1858, this firm offers accounting and financial auditing, consulting, financial advisory, risk management and tax services to its tens of thousands of clients around the world.
3. EY Canada: major accountant and tax specialist employer in Quebec
EY Canada is 3rd on the list of biggest accounting firms in the province, with 1,152 employees in its Quebec offices in 2020. They specialize in assurance, advisory and tax services. With over 200,000 clients in 150 countries, EY is not only renowned in Quebec, but around the world.
4. PwC Canada: a stimulating work environment for accountants
Operating in Canada for over 110 years, PwC has a recorded 1,127 employees in Quebec in 2020. This large firm offers a variety of services, including audit and assurance, risk and compliance, tax, transaction and advisory services for a variety of industries.
PwC’s purpose is to “deliver dynamic solutions” to its clients around the world to help them operate more efficiently.
5. Mallette: an accounting firm entirely based in Quebec
Mallette is the only accounting firm on this list whose entire staff is located in Quebec, but this does not prevent it from being one of the largest firms in the province. This firm offers many services, including actuarial, assurance, tax, consulting, legal, and more.
Mallette's innovative operational structure makes the firm stand out from the crowd. For example, this firm does not have a head office. Instead, it delegates its management and development to regional and provincial committees, whose members share their ideas and expertise to contribute to the company's success.
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