DAC Acuity 2020 Speakers
Niagara Falls: October 28-30

DAC Acuity 2020 Speakers

​Evelyn Jacks

MFA, DFA-Tax Services Specialist™
Knowledge Bureau

Evelyn is Canada’s most respected educator in tax and financial literacy and one of Canada’s most prolific financial authors, having written 54 books, many of them best-sellers. Her most recent are: Essential Tax Facts, How to Make the Right Tax Moves and Be Audit-Proof, Too and Defusing the Family Business Time Bomb . Evelyn appears regularly in MoneySense Magazine, on BNN, CBC and regional media.

Kim Moody

Director, Canadian Tax Advisory
Moodys Gartner Tax Law LLP

Kim G C Moody FCA, TEP, is a Chartered Accountant, Registered Trust and Estate Practitioner and a tax specialist practicing in Calgary as the CEO / Director Canadian Tax Advisory with Moodys Gartner Tax Law LLP / Moodys Private Client LLP. His main area of expertise is tax and estate planning for the owner-manager of private corporations, executives, professional athletes and other high net worth individuals.

Kim is the author of numerous articles, papers and courses on tax and estate planning and he has lectured extensively for a number of organizations on tax, estate planning and planned giving, including STEP and the Canadian Tax Foundation. He is a past instructor for the Certified Financial Planners designation and is a current tax instructor for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Accountants of Alberta Professional Development Program. Kim has also lectured as a guest faculty member of national educational institute, Knowledge Bureau.

​Dr. Dean Smith

Cadesky U.S. Tax Ltd.

Dr. Dean Smith, PHD, CFP, TEP, CPA, CA is a partner with Cadesky and Associates LLP and the President of Cadesky U.S. Tax Ltd. Cadesky is a boutique accounting firm which provides only taxation services. Dean has been involved with expatriate tax work for over 24 years assisting companies moving employees around the world. Clients also include private individuals who have multiple jurisdictional filings. Dean is also an instructor and writer with Knowledge Bureau.