Complimentary Breakfast Seminar: Best Practices for Having Difficult Conversations and Active Performance Management

Businesses were presented with many challenges over the last couple of years. Were you prepared for the difficult conversations you needed to have? Did performance management take a back seat to keeping the lights on? As we attempt to move forward out of the pandemic it seems like a good time for a ‘re-set’.

Join our Human Resources Advisory team for a timely and informative breakfast seminar that will cover how to have difficult conversations with your employees and ensure that performance management isn’t getting lost in the day-to-day.

In this session, you will learn how to correctly approach and maneuver through tough topics to build positive and meaningful relationships with your employees.

Our HR Consultants look forward to connecting with you in person. We can’t wait to see you at the Atrium!

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Tax Tips & Traps: 2022 Q3

  • Tax Tidbits
  • Poker Playing: Hobby or Business?
  • Required Travel: Between Home & Work
  • Principal Residence Exemption: Land in Excess of One-half Hectare

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We are proud to share that our Greater Hamilton office has been deemed “Best in the West” by the readers of NewsNow. We’ve been awarded the Diamond Award in the Accounting Firm category for the fourth year in a row!

Thank you to the voters for giving us these honours.

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NewsNow E-Edition August 11, 2022

Summer Webinar: Sizzling Trends in the World of HR

Join DJB’s Human Resources Advisory team for a timely and informative webinar that will cover current human resources trends that are taking industries by storm.

In this summer-packed session, “Sizzling Trends in the World of HR”, we will dive into legislative updates and discuss the hottest trends in HR and how they could fit into your workplace.

Our HR Consultants look forward to connecting with you.

Registration for this webinar has now closed.



DJB earns the Scott McGillivray Trusted Professional endorsement in Halton

From his experience with 100’s of real estate investments over the past 20 years, award-winning HGTV celebrity, executive producer, and real estate/renovation expert Scott McGillivray knows first hand about the value that a knowledgeable, connected, and dedicated Real Estate Professional brings to the buying and selling process.

“Partner with the Professionals I trust!” recommends Scott McGillivray, real estate expert and star of TV shows Income Property, Buyers Bootcamp and Vacation House Rules. “It’s important to partner with professionals that have the market knowledge and expertise guaranteed to make your real estate journey a smooth and successful one.”

DJB is proud to have been recognized as a McGillivray Trusted Professional in Halton.

Real Estate Professionals in the McGillivray Trusted Professional Program have been selected based on a combination of their excellence in client satisfaction, depth of experience, and proven ability to deliver results.


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About DJB Chartered Professional Accountants

DJB was founded in 1940 and is one of the largest independent public accounting firms in the Halton region, with multiple offices serving businesses throughout Southern Ontario.  DJB professionals have the expertise to provide financial and business advisory services related to any construction and real estate venture, whether in start-up phase, fully functional, or at divestiture.


About Scott McGillivray

Scott McGillivray is North America’s go-to expert when it comes to all things real estate and renovation. He’s a real estate investor, contractor and star of the hit HGTV TV shows such as Income Property, Buyers Bootcamp and Vacation House Rules. Passionate about helping people learn the ins-and-outs of how to succeed in renovation and real estate, Scott is now sharing his own hard-earned, insider secrets with property owners in the hit HGTV show, Scott’s Vacation House Rules. McGillivray emphasizes the importance of using a qualified Real Estate Professional by recognizing a select few of the best real estate minds in the country through his McGillivray Trusted Agent and Trusted Professional programs.


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David Hyun Completes CFP® Certification

Please join our Firm in congratulating David Hyun for successfully completing his CFP® certification in Canada.  David previously held the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional certification in the USA.

David Hyun joined DJB Wealth Management Inc. in May 2021, as a Financial Planning Associate.  He has a diverse professional background and brings over 8 years of experience in the financial services industry.  He is committed to working with clients to build a customized financial planning strategy that fits their individual needs.

“I believe having three professionals that hold the CFP® certification on the team gives us an amazing advantage.  We are able to deliver tremendous value to DJB’s clients.  With the Chartered Professional Accountants and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals all in-house, clients can take comfort in knowing that everyone is working together and in constant communication with each other to ensure effective coordination of all of their financial affairs.”  Brad Giroux, Vice President, DJB Wealth Management Inc.

David has an MBA in Finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University, New Jersey and a BA in Biology from Carleton College, Minnesota, USA.

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Complimentary Breakfast Seminar: How to Make the “New Normal” Work

The post-pandemic workplace is evolving; will your business keep up? How has your HR strategy adapted to change? How will you create the type of workplace that takes care of the business and its employees?

Join DJB’s Human Resources Advisory team for a timely and informative breakfast seminar that will cover how to create a positive, respectful, and compliant workplace.

In this session “How to Make the New Normal Work”, we will dive into legislative obligations, workplace violence and harassment, and how to create a respectful and inclusive workplace.

Our HR Consultants look forward to connecting with you in person. We can’t wait to see you at the Atrium!


Registration for this event is now closed. 

Please check back soon for upcoming HR events!

Tax Tips & Traps: 2022 Q2

  • Tax Tidbits
  • Buying and Selling a Home: Budget 2022 Proposals
  • CERB/CRB: Eligibility Verification
  • Auditing Old Tax Returns: CRA Abilities and Limitations

FSAT News: Spring/Summer 2022


  • Understanding “Enterprise Value” and “Equity Value”
  • “Special Purchasers” and Their Impact on Fair Market Value
  • Discount Rate Remains at 0% for 2022
  • DJB Contacts Interested in Buying & Selling Businesses – May 2022