Harvey Knotts has worked for over nineteen years as an accountant in both the UK and Canada. He trained as an accountant for a large firm in Manchester, England where he obtained his UK ACCA designation. He spent seven years in the UK and worked on many large audits. It gave him a strong understanding of how many different types of businesses work. He obtained his Canadian CA Designation in September 2004 and joined Gilmour Knotts, Chartered Accountants in 2003 where he has concentrated on preparing financial statements, tax returns and addressing the day to day accounting and tax requirements of his clients. Specialist areas are review engagements, capital gains and principal residences and financial statements and tax returns. He has a BA (Hons) Accounting, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK) and is a Chartered Accountant in Canada.