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Accounting Tax

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
November 26, 2017

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Arun Sardana, Certified General Accountant (CPA CGA)

1-416-***-**** ~

Core Competencies

Financial Accounting

Corporate Tax

Budgeting / Forecasting

Account Reconciliations

A/R, A/P, Payroll

IFRS Compliance

Cash Flow Control


Process Re-engineering

Strategic Planning

Financial & Management Reporting


Pay Roll Process

Inventory Control

Management Information System


DataWind Inc.- Controller/ Head of Tax (Multi National Telecommunication Comp.) March 2015 to till date

●Consolidated Financials Statement for 8 companies

●Prepared Quarterly and Yearly Notes with MD&A, Tax Note of TSX listed company.

●Managed the A/R, Credit insurance, A/P, Cash flow, Investment and Banking, and Fixed Assets functions.

●Managed the controls and appropriate recording of financial transition under IFRS, UK GAP, Indian IFRS.

●Responsible for Credit Card Processing, Inventory Control and MIS Reporting.internal management report.

●Recovered 100K for customer and reduced the expenses by 100K.

●Handled Payroll processing and the relationship with our external payroll provider.

●Liaison with external auditors and CRA filled (T106, T1134, T1135, T2200, T4) etc.

●Prepared monthly, quarterly and yearly income tax provisions and tax payments and GST/HST tax returns (recover 205K, 350K from IRAP and success fully approval of 1M SRE&ED claim).

●Tax Returns (T2 & T1) in Canada, UK and India save 350K (Thin Capitalization issue and Transfer pricing in UK).

●Handled Employment and WSIB Audit, T4A Slips and annual tax return, VAT return of UK and India.

●Implemented and managed Inventory controls of 10M inventory and recovered 30K.

●Motivated and build a strong Accounting team of 4-15 employees.

Ryan ULC- Sr. Tax Consultant Jan. 2014 - Nov. 2014

●Prepared monthly, quarterly and yearly income tax provisions of different clients.

●Prepared personal tax returns (400), Partnerships and Corporate Tax (50) Returns of different clients.

●Prepared NR4 returns, compliance for different clients and others (T3, T106, T1134, T1135, T2200, T4 & T5013).

●Worked with consultants and provided support to tax auditors.

●Liaison with CRA on different tax issues, conducted tax research, and assisted in CRA audit.

●Prepared Wavier Tax package for different clients.

●Prepared Volunteer tax declaration cases for different clients.

Contract Work Dec. 2014 – March 2015 and May 2013- Jan. 2014

●Helped in completing yearend closing the books.

●Prepare Financial Statement of clients.

●Prepared Tax Returns of different clients (T106, T1134, T1135, T2200, T4 etc.)

●Prepared monthly, quarterly and yearly income tax provisions and tax payments and GST/HST tax returns

●Liaison with CRA on different tax issues, conducted tax research, and assisted in CRA audit.

●Help to raise fund and Loan through Banks.

●Advice for Investment and Planning and Insurance advice.

MD Financial Management Inc. (Company of Canadian Medical Association) Ottawa, Canada

Tax Specialist April 2012 – May 2013

●Prepared monthly, quarterly and yearly income tax provisions of MD Group of Companies.

●Prepared periodic tax schedules and reports including, Partnerships and Corporate Tax Returns.

●Prepared T4, T4A T5 slips income distribution to shareholders.

●Transfer of Assets from corporation to partnership LLP and sold to third party.

●Fixed Assets Register and analysis of expense vs. capital.

●Assist in Payroll issues, Fixed Assets project and cash management of instalment monthly & quarterly.

●Monitor changes in federal and provincial tax legislation, including commodity tax, and ensure that policies and procedures are updated as required

●Assist in GST/HST tax audit and implementation of QST/HST, BC/PEI provincial tax.

●Helped company in finalization SR&ED claims from 2005 to 2009.

Bell Aliant Inc. Saint John, NB- Tax Manager 2009 – 2012

●Participated in strategic corporate tax planning with management & various stakeholders throughout the company.

●Prepared monthly, quarterly and yearly provisions.

●Conducted Non Residence Audit, Expense vs. Capital Audit, and Contract vs. Employees Audit.

●Lead in IFRS conversion work for tax department and IFRS research etc.,

●Researched and helped company in tax reorganization and acquisitions.

●Conducted tax research to support tax compliance and planning as required.

●Prepared periodic tax work papers, schedules and reports including, Corporate Tax Returns, Income Tax Provisions, GST/ HST Returns etc.

●Helped company in finalization SR&ED claims

●Managed Monthly & Quarterly cash tax instalment payments and working capital

●Assisted in CRA Tax Audit and comply with request for information.

●Implemented in process improvement and cost saving.

Irving Oil Limited, Saint John, NB- Intermediate Accountant 2007 - 2008

● Analyzed financial statements to uncover inefficiencies in business processes, areas of resource under-utilization and evaluated price/product mix.

● Participated in the preparation of yearly budgets, forecasting and trend analysis.

● Responsible for monthly and yearly FD&A and MD&A reporting, using an industry centric approach.

● Responsible for analyzing Capital and Expense project variance and benefits tracking of various programs/projects.

● Performed project feasibility studies, time value money analysis, especially with regards to the purchase of capital assets.

● Worked with senior management to design and develop user-friendly financial modeling tools.

● Reconciliation of all general ledger accounts on a monthly basis; including sub-ledger accounts.

Cooke Aquaculture, St. George, NB Divisional Controller 2005 - 2007

●Help consolidated Financials Statement Quarterly and Yearly Notes of 10 companies.

●Implement of yearly budgets, forecasting and trend analysis.

●Converted loss making business of transportation into profit.

●Help implement Financial Strategy and action plan, Tax Planning and Implementing MS Dynamics Great Plains.

●Motivate and build a strong Accounting team of 4 employee’s team.

Other Roles

Mother Dairy Foods Processing Ltd. Controller, 2000 – 2005

Albert David Ltd (Pharmaceutical Industry) Assistant Controller, 1996 – 2000

Hind Industries Ltd (Export Industry) Controller, 1993 – 1996

Highlights of other roles as mention above

●Developed cost records and standards, Planning Budgeting and Forecasting.

●Implemented Kaizen costing, Internal audit review for ISO standards

●Recommended, implemented and monitored process improvement and cost reduction.

●Negotiated purchase contract and freight and forwarding contracts.

●Foreign currency contracts and hedging with banks.

●Cash flow and treasury work, fund investments etc.

●Tax recovery and compliance like VAT, Excise, Income tax, payroll tax etc.

●Highly resourceful and able to think critically on account and tax issues, resulting in lower or deferred taxes.

●Excellent planning skills and strong ability to meet deadlines and exceed targets.


●The CICA In-Depth Tax Course Part I & Part -II.

●Certified General Accountant (CGA), June 2008.

●High achievements in Tax, and also study, Management Accounting, PSAB in CGA.

●Cost & Works Accountant (ICWA) course from The ICWAI, June 1995.

●Bachelors Degree in Science. (Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry) from Meerut Univ., India (1988).

IT Skills and Knowledge

●ERP Systems – QuickBooks, JD Edwards, MS Dynamics Great Plains, Simply Accounting, People soft

●Tax Prep, TaxPro. CCH Products, CAN Tax, UFile, Turbo Tax etc.

● Advanced Excel, Word, PowerPoint, MS World etc.


●Board of Director in Peel Standard Condominium Corporation.

●Ex-Vice-President of CGA Chapter of Saint John.

●Fundraising for different charities like Kids Help Phone, Red Cross, and Terry Fox

●Fund raising Award from Kids Help Phone in 2009.

●Kaizen Costing Award (Big Saving) from Mother Dairy Foods Processing Ltd.

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