Focused on making expat taxes as simple and easy to understand as possible, Laura McLeman has helped U.S. and Canadian citizens meet their cross-border and expatriate tax filing requirements for more than 20 years.
Laura is professionally designated as a Chartered Professional Accountant and a Certified Public Accountant. In addition to working with private clients, she also has experience advising mid- to large-sized companies on the payroll and income tax obligations of their cross-border employees—serving those employees directly and individually to relieve organizations from having to manage their tax considerations.
Known for her easygoing and professional personality, Laura has the ability to explain complex income tax concepts plainly and clearly—making it easy for her clients to engage in the tax process without getting overwhelmed by the details.
Education and professional credentials
- Chartered Professional Accountant (British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario), 2000
- Certified Public Accountant (Illinois), 2013
- Bachelor of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University, 1999
- Member, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
Area of Expertise
- US Citizen in Canada
- Individuals with Cross-border business interests
- Business Traveler Compliance
Laura McLeman Presents:
September, 2017 – Business Traveler Compliance – tax, immigration and other issues, Orion Mobility Client Conference, Chicago, IL
September, 2017 – Business Traveler Compliance – Panel Discussions, Worldwide ERC Global Symposium, Chicago, IL
October, 2017 – Reporting of Foreign Accounts and Assets – CCH User Connections Conference, San Fransciso, CA
January, 2018 – Foreign Real Estate Ownership in Canada and US, US Professional Association Conference, Toronto, ON