Cyndy Packard Osode CPA, CA, CPA (TX, USA), CGMA
With over 13 years of experience in providing clients with financial accounting, assurance, taxation, and consulting services, it would be Cyndy's pleasure to meet with you and discuss how we can be of service to you and/or your business.
- Education Cyndy completed her Diploma of Business Administration with a major in Accounting in 2004 from the Medicine Hat College in Medicine Hat, Alberta. She then obtained her Bachelor of Management with a major in Accounting in 2007 from the University of Lethbridge in Lethbridge, Alberta. After completing the necessary courses through the Chartered Accountant School of Business (CASB) and her required articling hours in 2009, Cyndy successfully completed the Chartered Accountant Uniform Final Examination (UFE) in Lethbridge, Alberta. In 2012 Cyndy completed her US CPA International Qualifications Examination (IQEX) in Calgary, Alberta, and in 2014 she completed her Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation in Calgary, Alberta. Cyndy is currently pursuing her Masters in Science with a U.S. Taxation major.
- Experience Born and raised in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Cyndy began her career in public practice in 2006 providing Canadian and US tax compliance services in Calgary, Alberta with a boutique cross-border tax firm. Cyndy then moved back to Lethbridge to complete her articling years with KPMG LLP. After successfully completing her CPA, CA requirements with KPMG LLP, Cyndy moved back to Calgary in 2009. She took on a partner role of a mature accounting firm in 2013, and then the managing partner role in 2017. In 2020 Cyndy branched off on her own with Accord Professional Corporation, CPA.
- Skills Cyndy greatly enjoys assisting clients with their individual and/or business advisory, compliance, and financial reporting needs. She has focused on cross-border tax services to individuals and corporations, particularly with Canada and the US, which include compliance, tax planning, and tax counseling on entry, departure, and rotational assignments. She is also well versed with regards to Canadian financial reporting from a Compilation / Notice to Reader, Review, and Audit engagement standpoint; as well as bookkeeping assistance and business advisory.