Financial Reporting | Private Company Services | PCS

By: PwC  09-12-2011

Keeping track of your company and its finances is essential to your long-term success. Not only does it give you a clear sense of where your business is and where you are heading, but it also helps document your transactions and historical data for your own protection, as well as for your lenders and potential investors. However, it can be a daunting task.

We offer a range of services that can help you manage your company's financial functions including:

Financial Statement Assurance, Auditing and Review

You may know your numbers inside out, but that may not be enough for your stakeholders, potential investors or regulators who require independent assurance of your financial statements. We can advise your stakeholders on the historical earnings and financial position of your business. Our team can diagnose your business risks and give feedback on the effectiveness of your systems and controls, provide comfort to outside owners and/or directors, and issue reports for contractual compliance and other business needs.

Balance Sheet Management

Is your business is financially viable and functioning efficiently? We can develop financing strategies to help you achieve your growth expectations, find alternative solutions to finance working capital, manage your balance sheet, decrease your credit risk and develop equity-related strategies. We can also help balance your business needs with your own personal balance sheet and retirement needs, while advising you on financial steps that will take advantage of government assistance and tax incentives.

Bookkeeping Services

It is crucial to the stability of your company that you stay on track, be compliant with tax filing regulations, monitor all transactions and keep an organized and reliable record of your business activities. We can help increase your accounting resources by taking on some of your back-office work, or providing you with qualified accounting contractors, improving the timeliness of your information management tasks and allowing you to focus on your core business.

Other products and services from PwC


Tax Planning | Private Company Services | PCS

We will keep you informed of the latest changes and requirements, assist you with registration and ongoing compliance for GST, PST, HST and duties and help you with negotiation and settlement on disputes with tax authorities or the recovery of unclaimed tax and overpayments.


Risk Management | Private Company Services | PCS

Our services include security reviews and internal control assessments to help prevent loss from theft, embezzlement and security breaches, analysis and investigation of known or suspected fraud to determine the manner and extent of it, assistance in loss recovery and evidence gathering for civil and criminal proceedings.


Manage People | Private Company Services | PCS

Reward and compensation systems can often seem too complex and costly to implement for a private company, but it is vital for employees to feel as though their contributions matter. We can help you align your business strategy with your people and processes to help you support your greatest source of your competitive advantage — your people.


Succession Planning | Private Company Services | PCS

We will make a preliminary assessment of your company's value, identify and communicate with potential buyers, negotiate and assess bids, prepare documentation, and offer you continuous support until closure. Before you can successfully transition your business to new ownership or management, or even adopt a new business direction, you need to develop a long-term strategic plan in consultation with key players.


Business Services | Private Company Services | PCS

Shedding non-essential costs can improve the overall health of your company, but sometimes cost savings achieved in the short term can lead to damaged corporate infrastructure, damaged corporate culture and tarnished reputation in the marketplace in the long run.


Corporate Finance | Private Company Services | PCS

With the benefit of our external perspective, we can assess the market reaction to your offering, position your company to attract potential investors, help you reorganize and strengthen your management team and offer regulatory advice. You may be facing the challenges of accessing financing, trying to determine the value of your business to communicate to stakeholders, or considering selling your business or buying another business.