Our Team

Mudassar Bajwa, CPA, CA,
LPA, CPA(USA)

Mudassar is CPA, CA and a Licensed Public Accountant (LPA). He also holds US CPA license. He has completed CPA Canada’s three-year In-Depth Tax Program. Mudassar was previously a partner in  public accounting CPA firm in Greater Toronto Area. Mudassar graduated from York University with a degree in accounting. His areas of practice include corporate tax planning, assurance, financial reporting, and cross-border taxes. Mudassar also consults with companies in Fintech sector.

Phone: (905) 521 9520
Email: mbajwa@smbcpa.ca

Ali Shehzad, CPA, CGA
ACA (England and Wales)

Ali is a CPA and partner of SMB LLP Chartered Professional Accountants. He is also a member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW). Ali graduated from Laurentian University with a degree in Accounting. He has completed 3 years CPA Indepth tax certificate in 2023. He specializes in accounting for small to mid-sized businesses, personal and corporate taxation, U.S income tax compliance. His client base and experience are extensive, covering a wide array of businesses and activities, including professional services, real estate, online retail, transportation, and entertainment industries.  Through his years of practice, Ali has cultivated in-depth knowledge and expertise in tax planning for retail and service sectors.

Phone: (416) 270 1818
Email: ali@smbcpa.ca

Catherine Arguello

Catherine is a licensed public accountant from Colombia. she graduated from York University’s postgraduate program in accounting and holds a degree in Public Accounting from Colombia. She manages firm’s accounting and bookkeeping team.

 

Anju Rachel John

Anju has a Master’s degree in Commerce and graduate certificate in accounting from from York University. She works primarily on Canadian and U.S. tax engagements. She is also working to become an Enrolled Agent with IRS.

 

Asif Bhimani

Asif has Master’s Degree in Business Adminstration, he is engaged in accounting and personal taxes in firm. He also manages small business clients to file their business taxes.

 

Hamna Abid

Hamna has a master’s degree in Accounting and Finance from Kinnaird College is pursuing US CPA designation. She works on accounting and payroll compliance for both Canadian and US clients.

 

Wilder Lopez

Wilder is a part of SMB’s tax team. He manages preparation of U.S. personal tax returns.Wilder studied public accounting at Central University in Bogota. 

 

Karen Vanegas

Karen works in firm’s online accounting and bookkeeping team. She has a degree in accounting from La Gran University. She looks after accounting and sales taxes of small corporations.