Jeff is the Senior Tax Partner at Lipton LLP, Chartered Accountants, located in Toronto.
He graduated from the University of Windsor in 1979 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, followed by a Master of Business Administration degree in 1980 from Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts where he studied U.S. taxation and international business.
Jeff joined Lipton LLP in 1986 after spending six years at Deloitte and Touche in the assurance and taxation areas. Since joining, Lipton LLP has grown to 10 partners and a total complement of approximately 40 people.
Jeff’s practice includes advising clients in numerous areas, including tax compliance and planning for individuals, corporations, partnerships and trusts.
Jeff has written for a number of publications and speaks to a variety of professional and business groups, including the Canadian Tax Foundation, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario and The Law Society of Upper Canada. He has also completed the C.I.C.A. In-Depth Tax Course as well as other advanced taxation courses and is a member of the Canadian Tax Foundation and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
Jeff is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario – Appeals Committee. This Committee conducts appeals of decisions made or sanctions imposed on Chartered Accountants by the Discipline Committee.
Jeff is the former Treasurer of the Temple Sinai Congregation of Toronto and is currently a member of its Budget and Finance Committee. He is also an experienced minor hockey