Joseph (Hovsep) Takhmizdjian



Joseph provides advice to clients, their accountants and other professionals on a wide range of tax issues. This includes:

  • Canadian corporate and individual income tax
  • payroll
  • sales tax (GST, HST and QST) and other commodity taxes
  • resource taxation (e.g., flow-through shares)
  • trusts and estate planning
  • international taxation

He also represents clients in tax audits and disputes.

Before joining BLG, Joseph worked as a chartered accountant and auditor.


  • Acted for CiToxLAB Group Inc. in its acquisition of AccelLAB Inc.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec
  • Member, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member, Canadian Armenian Business Council
  • Member, Association de planification fiscale et financière

Bar Admission & Education

  • Québec, 2004
  • Graduate diploma in public accountancy, McGill University, 2002
  • LLB, Université de Montréal, 2002
  • Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants' in-depth tax courses (parts I, II and III) and GST/HST course