Welcome to Jones & O’Connell LLP
Proudly serving the Niagara Region and beyond
Jones & O’Connell LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants operates out of St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada. We offer a wide range of financial services including: Accounting, Auditing, Corporate and Personal Tax Compliance and Planning, Human Resource Consulting, Financial Advice and General Consulting, to clients in various industry sectors across the Niagara Region, GTA and other geographic regions.
Jones & O’Connell LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants is a licensed public accounting firm and a member of: the Canadian Public Accountability Board, Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, The Institute of Internal Auditors and the Canadian Tax Foundation.
At Jones & O’Connell LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants we strive to be the number one resource for all of our clients’ financial needs. Our goal is to be the firm that clients can trust and rely upon to provide outstanding value in a cost effective manner. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you and discuss how we can develop a mutually beneficial relationship into the future.
The team at Jones & O’Connell LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants is ready to exceed your expectations!
Income splitting is where a high income earner transfers some income to a lower-income family member who is taxed at a lower marginal rate. This tax saving tactic is great for families but the government stands to loose billions of tax revenue per year if everyone was allowed to income split without limits.
ACCOUNTING, AUDITING, TAX AND CONSULTING NEWS
The Canada Pension Plan contribution rate for 2015 is unchanged at 4.95% of pensionable earnings for the year. The maximum pensionable earnings for the year will be $53,600, and the basic exemption is unchanged at $3,500. The maximum employer and employee contributions to the plan for 2015 will be $2,479.95 each, and the maximum self-employed contribution will be $4,959.90.