Experienced accountants at Schell & Associates offer accounting, bookkeeping and tax services for individuals and small businesses across Victoria, Duncan, Sidney, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island.


You’re entitled to insight into how we’re managing your account, and that’s why we’ve made accountability one of the bedrocks of our services. Accountability is pivotal for proper corporate governance. There can never be proper governance of a business without clear accountability structures. As part of our accounting services, we create and maintain these structures so that we can always account for what we do, how we do it and why. ​


You deserve to be treated as more than a number, and a personalized approach is necessary to creating an accounting plan that helps you achieve your goals. Our reputation for tax accounting in B.C. has been built on providing service that’s customized and built to work with the strategies you already have in place. For us, quality goes beyond our work, and includes the value we provide to you through added services such as tax return preparation, one-on-one consultation, training and support. Please ask how you can best take advantage of these value-added services when you meet for your consultation. ​


Ethics in accounting is of utmost importance to accounting professionals and those who rely on their services. Our clients, especially decision makers using financial statements, expect us to be highly competent, reliable, and objective. That starts with choosing a great staff of experienced accountants and is ensured by our strong standards and accountability structures.

Raj Sigdel, CPA, CGA - Partner


Graduate of Tribhuwan University Commerce program and Columbia College Business Administration program, Raj received his Certified General Accountant designation in 2011. He spent the first ten years of his career gaining finance experience with various national corporations. While there, Raj was awarded the Employee of the Month, earned two Bravo Awards, and was twice nominated for nationwide Annual Awards. Since 2011, he has gradually shifted his career from industry to public practice accounting. He joined Schell and Associates, CPAs in January 2015. At Schell & Associates Raj prepares Canada and US personal income tax returns, does year-end corporate reporting, and provides consulting for owners of small and medium sized businesses in a variety of industries and professions.

Clients are welcome to contact Raj on his direct line at (250) 380-7144.


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Senior Accountant

Mary Hindmarch was born in Ladysmith BC, and grew up there and Saturna Island. She attended Simon Fraser University for two years after secondary school. Later, while living in Ottawa, she graduated with High Honours from Carleton University, receiving a Bachelor of Commerce with an accounting major. Mary worked at McKechnie Moore, CA’s in Ottawa for a number of years before moving back to Victoria to be closer to family. She has worked for Schell and Associates for over 20 years. She provides services in personal taxes, corporate year-ends and taxes, estate and other trust returns, Law Society trust reports, as well as other specialized work.


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Contact accounting firm in Victoria, Schell & Associates for corporate accounting services across Victoria, Duncan, Sidney, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island.