Kay & Warburton is a leading Canadian accounting firm specializing in accounting, tax and advisory services to the entertainment and media industry. Founded in 1992 by industry veterans Andrew Kay and Richard Warburton, Kay & Warburton is the largest independent practice of chartered professional accountants in this industry based in Canada.
Over the past 24 years, we have established ourselves as the leading entertainment accounting firm in Canada. Our expertise and knowledge of the Canadian film and television business, including the myriad of complex government programs and tax credits, has made us the leader in the industry. Our client list includes top production companies from across Canada and companies from the United States and other jurisdictions who want to access the Canadian tax credits for their productions.
Our services include production tax credit filings and collections, production audits for tax purposes, structuring and tax advice, corporate financial statement audits and reviews, advisory and consulting services for lenders to the media industry, investors and sellers, due diligence investigations, valuations and transaction support. We are often consulted on cross border structuring and are involved in tax assessments and compliance.
The legislation governing the media and entertainment business is intricate and is constantly evolving. At Kay & Warburton we only serve one industry and we are the leading experts in our field. We are on top of any legislative and tax changes and prospective amendments and help our clients react and adapt to this ever-changing complex environment.