Heather Bowie, CPA, CA
Heather Bowie joined KWB in March 2019. Heather received her Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta in 2003. She articled with Grant Thornton during which time she received her CA designation in 2006. Over the years, Heather received a variety of experiences including working as an online facilitator for the CA program, working in industry as well as a practice reviewer for CPA Alberta.
Heather works part-time, is married and has two girls. Away from work, Heather and her husband own an HVAC business in Sherwood Park allowing her to understand business from both the client and the accountant perspective. In her spare time Heather enjoys attending her girls sporting events and dance performances, keeping active and playing board games.
Other Posts by Heather
Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS) Brings Relief to Small Business Owners
The new rent subsidy for businesses will bring welcome relief for many of our business clients affected by COVID-19. Canadian businesses, non-profit organizations, or charities who have seen a drop […]
4 Reasons Why Your HVAC Business Needs Jobber
At KWB, we are passionate about QuickBooks Online (QBO) and the apps that integrate with it. We are equally passionate about treating you as a business partner by sharing valuable […]
CEBA – Canada Emergency Business Account – Update June 2020
It was announced today that the government will start accepting new applications under the expanded eligibility guidelines for the Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) starting on Friday (19 June 2020). […]
Travel expenses include food, beverage, lodging and transportation (such as airplane, train, bus, etc.) expenses but not motor vehicle expenses. You can deduct travelling expenses on your personal tax return as long as you […]
Northern Residents Deduction
Depending on the location of your permanent home, you may qualify for the Northern Residents Deduction on your personal income tax return. The steps to determine if you qualify for […]
Disability Tax Credit
You may qualify for the disability tax credit and not even realize it. If so, you could collect as much as $2,500 a year in tax savings!!! You do not need […]
Gluten Free Food
If you have celiac disease you are able to claim the incremental costs of the gluten free food as a medical expense. In order to claim the expense you need […]
To make sure you are claiming all the tax deductions that you should be, read about the 7 most commonly overlooked tax deductions.
Leasehold Improvements To Your Home Office
Have you made some renovations or leasehold improvements to your home office? You should be claiming any “repairs” in the year that they occur, but you have some options when […]
You may not be aware that you or your business are required to remit quarterly or monthly tax instalments to CRA. And it is likely that if the instalments are not […]
Family Caregiver Tax Credit
For 2014, if you have a dependent that you claim under one of the following: Spousal amount (line 303) Equivalent to spouse amount (line 305) The child amount (line 367) […]