By Grant T. Smith It is time for an update on the exciting events and happenings at Clearline. Below is a series of private conversations overheard. Some are taken from the proverbial water cooler and some from the ultra-new wave and chic communication tool Slack. (All of...

By Team Clearline If you are an avid reader of the Clearline newsletter then you are aware that our students write their final exam in September. This final exam is a small step on their path  to becoming Chartered Professional Accountants. This month we have four...

By Siobhan O'Connor Every person at the firm has their own story of how they became an accountant. For some, it is a path that they do not differ from, but for others like Rachel, they need to be reminded of their love for the understanding...

By Siobhan O'Connor Today, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Alex Dundas to ask him about himself and how he came to be at Clearline. Alex joined the company in February 2018 just before our busy tax season.   Alex has a really interesting path having...

By Team Clearline Our North Vancouver office, located at #203 - 1133 Lonsdale Ave., now has summer hours in effect. Office hours for North Vancouver will be by appointment only: Monday - Closed Tuesday - Open with Dave Block in the office Wednesday - Open with Grant...

By Team Clearline Born and raised in Penticton, Raj obtained his Bachelors of Science with a major in Economics from UBC Okanagan in 2015. With an aptitude for numbers, business was a natural choice for Raj. After graduating from UBC, he went on to pursue Accounting...

By Grant T. Smith In the middle of March, as I walk across my patio to the carport, the harbinger of spring is the smell of the hyacinths in the air. My approach causes the light over the door to shatter the darkness, illuminating the...

By Kathleen Red I have always admired my grandparents, who built their business from the ground up, and with their own two hands. My grandparents lived in the countryside of the Philippines and did not have a lot of wealth. All they had was a small...