Just Makes Cents Logo For All your Personal Tax and
Bookkeeping Needs

Phone: (905) 789-9420
Cell: (416) 993-7900
Just Makes Cents Logo
For All your Personal Tax and
Bookkeeping Needs

Phone: (905) 789-9420
Cell: (416) 993-7900

About Joanna Crowe, CGA

I'm a CGA with over 15 years of experience in both small accounting accounting firms as well as private industry. I can draw on this wealth of experience to help my clients.


  • Graduated from Ryerson University in 1999 with a Bachelors of Commerce - Accounting
  • Obtained my CGA (Certified General Accountant) in 2005

Employment Experience:

  • Completing personal tax returns and charity returns
  • Providing personal tax advice to my clients
  • Liaised with clients through personal meetings and teleconferencing to ensure their needs were met with an emphasis on customer service.
  • Currently using Simply Accounting, Quickbooks and Excel spreadsheets to provide my clients with bookkeeping records
  • Dealing with the Federal and Provincial Governments on behalf of the clients to resolve issues
  • Performed bookkeeping functions such as:
    • Period and year end closing
    • Bank and inventory reconciliations
    • Inter-company transfers
    • Accounts Receivable & Payable
    • GST, WSIB & Payroll remittance
  • Training on software
  • Prepared and analyzed year-end files for corporate notice to readers and reviews
  • Performed Audit planning, preparation, execution and documentation, including analysis of client accounts for unusual items and reasonableness
  • Preparation of working paper files.
  • Prepared financial statements including balance sheets, income statements, shareholders’ equity and Statement of cash flows
  • Completed personal and corporate taxes—US and Canadian returns.

I am proficient in the following software packages:

Business Software

  • Simply Accounting
  • Quick books (Pro Advisor)
  • Business Vision
  • MYOB
  • Microsoft office suite (Excel, Word, Access & Power Point)
  • SAP

Accounting Software Packages

  • CCH Engagement
  • Caseware
  • Caseview
  • Caseware time

Tax Software

  • Profile
  • Taxprep
  • Taxbyte—1996 to 2000
  • Dr. Tax—up to 2000