Meet Ammo Baines, BBA, CPA, CA
Ammo Baines is a Partner at Hutcheson & Co’s.Ammo leads the financial statement engagement practice sector, and specializes in tax, assurance, and accounting. The financial statement engagement practice is responsible for audits, reviews, compilations, and due diligence. Ammo pays close attention to the needs of our clients and offers them assistance with the support they need to start a new business, expand an existing business, obtain financing for a new investment, undergo tax planning through income splitting, and more. One of Ammo’ specialties is liaising between the British Columbia Securities Commission and venture capital and entrepreneurial projects to raise capital.In addition to supporting entrepreneurial projects and startup companies, Ammo is also experienced in working with our real estate and construction clients.
Ammo also provides business valuation services that respond to the needs of the client. Whether for financing purposes, for a potential litigation, or to support a business or tax transaction, Ammo combines his experience and education to assist companies with comprehensive business valuation services. Born in Victoria, Ammo graduated from Simon Fraser University, and went on to Smythe Ratcliffe in Vancouver to complete his articling. He returned to Victoria in 2008 where he first worked with Grant Thornton before joining Hutcheson & Co. Outside of the office he enjoys life as a husband and young father of two, and engages in an active lifestyle full of friends, family, and sports. Ammo’s second language is Punjabi.