Edward M. Kalkstein

CPA, CA, Retired Partner Tel: 416.256.4000 Ext: 228


Edward has practised accounting since the mid-1970s. In 1990 he brought his expertise in taxation and small business to Zeifmans when the firm executed a merger with the company at which he was the Managing Partner. Edward focuses principally on the manufacturing, High-tech, real estate and service sectors.

  • Education

    • B.A., University of Toronto
    • CPA
    • CA
  • Areas of Specialization

    • Management advisory services
    • Estate and succession planning
    • Family business issues consulting
    • Corporate and personal tax
    • Accounting and emerging business
    • Corporate finance
  • Industry Experience

    • High-tech
    • Real estate and related services
    • Transportation
    • Surveying professionals & construction
    • Manufacturing & distribution
    • Not-for-profit organizations
    • Medical professionals
    • Machine tooling
  • Professional, Community and Social Leadership Roles

    • Board member of various not-for-profit organizations
    • Treasurer of Bayit Torah Emeth Gemach Fund
"We like to be as aggressive as possible within the framework and boundaries of the Canada Revenue Agency so that our clients understand that we’re working for them. The reputation we have is for being excellent CAs who are able to listen and communicate and able to work with the CRA to achieve the best possible outcome. Once a client engages our firm, that client is here to stay."

Edward M. Kalkstein, CPA, CA, Retired Partner