The Firm

Corkum Arsenault Crozier provides tax, business consulting, accounting and assurance services.

Our focus is on:

  • year-end financial statement preparation and analysis;
  • tax planning and preparation of, both corporate and personal tax returns and;
  • financial consulting for businesses;

As a growing business ourselves, we understand the challenge entrepreneurs and business owners face each day and the need for sound business advice to ensure future success.

Located in Charlottetown, P.E.I., we have clients throughout Canada including P.E.I., Nova Scotia, Ontario, Alberta and working all across the globe

Our Vision

We will encourage and assist business owners and other individuals to achieve financial success throughout their lives by providing practical, understandable and professional financial advice.

Our Mission

We will deliver excellent service to small and medium size businesses. We want to be a valuable player on our client’s team, being welcomed for advice whenever important financial decisions are made. As a general practice financial services firm, we will offer solutions that are understandable and practical based on our experience, education, and motivation for success, with a commitment to integrity and lifelong learning.

Our objective is to provide advice to our clients that is practical, understandable, and professional. These are goals that we believe are important among professional firms. We offer a quality product and charge only what is fair for the service delivered, advising customers of our hourly rates in advance of commencing our work. We also have access to a full range of specialists to hire on a subcontract basis as needed.

The Partners

Troy Arsenault, CPA, CA, and Kevin Crozier, CPA, CA, obtained their Chartered Accountant designations in 2001 and 2004 respectivly. Together, they bring important professional experience in accounting, audit, tax and business consulting to the firm. They both previously worked with the national accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Our Team

In addition to the partners, the firm has five key team members. Mitchell Murphy obtained his CA designation in 2014 and joined the team in 2011 after working with a national firm. Kate Zarins offers years of experience providing personal tax preparation and accounting services and was previously employed with a national firm. Sarah Sauchenko is a bachelor of commerce graduate currently enrolled in the CPA program. Ashley Dunn completed the accounting technology program offered through Holland College. Michele Pineau provides full administrative assistance support to the firm.

As a former partner and now senior advisor to the firm, Blair Corkum, CPA, CA, R.F.P., CFP, CLU, CHS, FDS, assists the firm with financial planning and related matters. Blair is also offering personal financial planning, tax planning, estate planning and financial advice for those faced with the challenge of separation and divorce. Please visit his web site at www.CorkumFinancial.ca for more information.

Our Experience

One of the advantages of working in Atlantic Canada is the exposure to a wide variety of industries. While our largest clients are in the fisheries, real estate development, tourism, manufacturing and processing and wholesale sectors, we also provide services to retailing, non-profit and service sectors, including farming, food processing, information technology and a wide variety of other industries.

What types of experience do we have? First, we are a small business ourselves, facing many of the same issues as you! Second, on a routine basis, we are involved with:

  • tax preparation and planning for individuals and corporations;
  • assurance, accounting and financial statement preparation;
  • business advisory and planning services including preparation of feasibility studies and business plans for expansion or refinancing needs;
  • advice to new businesses;
  • set up of all types of accounting systems;
  • interviewing and hiring of accounting personnel;
  • performance of diagnostic assessments to improve business operating success;
  • purchase or sale of businesses.