Virtus Group, Saskatchewan’s largest independently owned firm providing accounting, audit, tax, and advisory services, is very pleased to announce it is merging the operations of HVB Chartered Professional Accountants into its core business operations, effective January 1, 2021.
HVB Chartered Professional Accountants is a public accounting firm in Saskatoon with over 18 years of experience serving clients throughout Saskatchewan and Western Canada. The firm’s two partners, Grant Bossaer and Craig Hinz, and their team provide accounting, audit, tax, and advisory services to owner-managed businesses, not-for-profit organizations and individuals in a diverse variety of industries.
The accounting profession has experienced significant changes around audit and assurance guidelines, taxation programs and benefits, and their relevant rules and regulations. The unprecedented challenges regarding the coronavirus pandemic are impacting all facets of the profession, and Virtus is looking forward to working with the like-minded and client-focused team at HVB.
“Virtus Group is pleased to welcome HVB,” says Neil Weber, Managing Partner of Virtus Group.“This merger is a significant opportunity for us to add colleagues that possess the same deep commitment to providing the best client service experience, and we share a similar entrepreneurial, practical approach to serving our clients.”
Grant Bossaer and Craig Hinz of HVB feel that the move is the best decision to make for their clients, saying that “this strategic merger will allow us to access exceptional taxation, valuation, estate planning, and business consulting expertise to help us guide our clients through ever-changing taxation and business environments. We truly believe our clients will benefit from the combination of the quality service they expect from HVB with the additional expertise available within Virtus.”
The team at HVB Chartered Professional Accountants will move into Virtus Group’s Saskatoon office and continue serving their clients at:
200 – 157 2nd Ave North
Saskatoon, SK S7K 2A9
For over 50 years, Virtus Group has supported Canadian entrepreneurs by consistently providing timely, practical and strategic financial accounting and tax solutions, as well as business advisory services. The definition of “Virtus” in Latin is: value, worth, and expertise. Our name is the foundation of our firm, staff and the way we serve our clients. Our mission is to be the trusted advisor, providing exemplary, innovative services, adding value to our clients and communities, while creating opportunities and rewards for our people.