International Tax Services

Changing consumer demand has encouraged many of Canada’s food and beverage processors to consider opportunities in international markets, in the U.S., Europe and Asia. 

While opportunities are boundless, many businesses can be caught off guard by complex tax legislation in various jurisdictions. Failure to understand and comply with your reporting requirements can result in hefty penalties and threaten your financial position. 

Be prepared to minimize your global tax risk with an international tax strategy that considers all of the markets you operate in and how to optimize your foreign tax credits. 

MNP has extensive experience helping businesses in Canada build and enhance their international tax strategies. We are also a member of Praxity AISBL, a global alliance of independent accounting firms. With more than 65 offices in 80 countries around the world, we’re able to draw upon the expertise and international experience of member firms to deliver value-added solutions to our clients. 

Insights

  • Progress

    February 23, 2021

    Quarterly Industry Update: Food & Beverage - Q4 2020

  • Performance

    June 15, 2018

    Can your "Micro winery" be profitable?

    MNP's Geoff McIntyre speaks to the challenges operating a small scale in an industry where the up-front investment is so high and what profitable small wineries do well

Contact Our Food and Beverages Processing Team

Patrick Khouzam, CF, is a Managing Director with MNP’s Corporate Finance group as well as the regional leader of the Food & Beverage Processing team in Montréal. Patrick specializes in assisting mid-sized, privately owned businesses maximize their value through strategic planning and targeted initiatives.

Backed by almost two decades of experience working within the financial sector in Quebec, Patrick specializes in merger and acquisitions, raising capital, due diligence and general business transaction advice. He delivers effective business and financial solutions tailored to his clients’ unique requirements, assessing growth opportunities and strategies to enable clients to reach their business goals.

Patrick works closely with clients in a variety of industries, including food and beverage, as well as media and communication, retail, construction, waste management and apparel. Prior to joining MNP, Patrick worked in corporate finance with major accounting firms in Canada where he held senior positions.

Dedicated to his professional and educational development, Patrick completed the Canadian Corporate Finance Qualification Program in 2007 and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Comm), obtained in 1995 from the École des Haute Études Commerciales, Montréal.

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