Don Knechtel

Partner
CPA, CA

Partner

Don has over 30 years practicing in the area of taxation for both individual and corporate clients, including estate tax, corporate reorganizations, estate planning, and succession planning. He also provides accounting, financial planning, and consulting services to owner-managed businesses.

Don qualified as a Chartered Professional Accountant in 1985 after graduating from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1982. He has also completed the CICA In-Depth Tax course. Don joined DJB in 1982 and became a Tax Partner of the Firm in 1995.

Don has been actively involved in the community and served on a number of boards and committees. Currently he is the leader of Celebrate Recovery in Grimsby. On a more personal note, Don is now enjoying being a grandfather. He enjoys travelling, especially when it involves a cruise, and is an avid Maple Leafs fan.