Welcome to Our Newest Partner - Brad Klassen, CPA, CA
SEPTEMBER 16, 2021
We're excited to welcome Brad Klassen, CPA, CA to Fort Group!
Cultivating strong leadership is critical to the health and success of any firm. With that in mind, Fort Group Chartered Professional Accountants is pleased to introduce our new partner, Brad Klassen, CPA, CA. With almost three decades in tax accounting, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the Fort Group team. Brad has been, and continues to be, a leader in the industry, both serving clients and teaching and mentoring the next generation of accountants as an instructor for CPA Manitoba tax courses and a tutor for the national In-Depth Tax program.
“Having Brad on our team as a tax specialist will be an asset to Fort Group as we strive to offer our clients the highest quality service,” said partner Brian Walker. “His experience and skill will strengthen our team and I’m excited to see what we’ll be able to accomplish.”
Brad has primarily serviced small to medium-sized businesses across all industries, and specializes in structuring transactions in a tax-effective manner including: mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, and reorganizations. He is effective and skilled at serving clients and providing tax advice to both private business and not-for-profits on both a local and global scale.
Fort Group believes in good stewardship of our time and resources by being actively involved in the community, and Brad has shown himself to be a diligent volunteer. He currently serves as secretary-treasurer of the Executive Committee, and chair of the Finance and Stewardship Committee for Concordia Hospital. He has also volunteered with the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, McIvor Avenue Mennonite Brethren, and House Blend Ministries.
“I really appreciate the way Fort Group cares about its clients, and works hard to be the best in the business.” Brad said. “I’m very much looking forward to extending my career and using my experience to enhance this team.”