Peter Mitchell

Peter L. Mitchell, CPA, CA

Calgary Office - Senior Commodity Tax Consultant Work+1 (403) 260-6671

Areas of Expertise

Commodity Tax
International Tax Planning

Peter has practiced exclusively in the commodity tax area since 1988. His main practice area has been the Goods and Services Tax (GST) since its inception in 1991.

He is a recognized expert in the GST, customs and provincial sales tax issues in the energy industry, and has been retained by the Department of Finance to consult on proposed legislative changes affecting the resource industry.

He is also a popular consultant for practicing CAs who require specialized assistance in the complex rules of GST.

Peter has spoken and written articles on commodity tax matters for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Canadian Tax Foundation, the Canadian Petroleum Tax Society, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta, the Calgary CA Small Practitioner’s Forum, and the Entrepreneurial CAs of Calgary.

Professional History

Joined Felesky Flynn LLP as Consultant, May 2001
Formed his own commodity tax consulting practice, 1995
Chartered Accountant designation, 1976
Articled with Clarkson Gordon (now Ernst & Young)

Educational History

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), University of Toronto, 1973

Memberships and Associations

Member, Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta
Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
Member, Canadian Petroleum Tax Society