Rhonda is our senior tax partner at Miller Bernstein LLP, responsible for leading and expanding our tax department. Rhonda graduated from McGill University in Montreal, and began public practice in 1985. She obtained her C.A. in 1987. She completed her in-depth tax course in the early 1990’s. Early in her tax career she worked for Ernst and Young in Vancouver where she worked in the corporate and entrepreneurial groups. When she moved to Toronto, she joined a mid-sized local firm with a diverse client base. She practiced tax for owner managed companies and their shareholders and became tax partner.

Her areas of expertise include:

personal and corporate tax planning, estate and succession planning, structuring of trusts, corporate reorganizations, structuring purchase and sale of businesses, preparation of voluntary disclosures, structuring and preparing scientific research and development claims and tax planning related to real estate and professional corporations. She has also developed expertise in cross-border transactions, residency transitioning, treaty interpretation, compliance and structural related issues for non-residents establishing business in Canada and for Canadian businesses wishing to expand outside of Canada.

Rhonda is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation

She has completed the following CICA specialized courses:

  • In-Depth Tax
  • Tax for the Owner Manager
  • Corporate Reorganizations
  • Scientific Research and Experimental Development

Rhonda has been involved in the St John Ambulance therapy dog program where she visited residents and established a large print book library. She volunteers for Chabad of Richmond Hill. She has many interests that include spending time with her family, health and fitness, hiking and cross country skiing.