About Us

This is the Deal Inc. is a business management firm based in Toronto, Canada. We provide accounting, consulting, tax and financial planning services for entertainment professionals.

Overview

This is the Deal Inc. started in 2008 after founder Joe Bartok finished working in finance roles at several independent and major record labels.

Balancing the intersection of business and the arts, This is the Deal has become the ideal choice for a diverse array of entertainment professionals including musicians, artist managers, DJs, record labels, actors, comedians, photographers, music/film/TV distributors, publishers, producers, dancers & choreographers, etc.

With a strong passion for the arts, our team understands the creative aspects of your business.

What We Do

Accounting

Bookkeeping of bank, credit card, investment and internet-based accounts |Summarizing of “shoe boxes” of receipts

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Tax Preparation & Filing

Personal, corporate, HST, payroll & USA personal tax returns | Multiple-year “catch-ups” are welcome

Financial Planning

Insurance, investments, mortgages | Completing the financial wellness picture

Business Management

Our most comprehensive offering | Let us handle all financial aspects of your career

Why Choose Us?

We Understand Your Business

TITD employs a team of arts-passionate individuals who appreciate what you do – which means your taxes & finances are in the best possible hands.

Real Experts

TITD employs financial and business management consultants with years of industry experience. Whether you need a Chartered Professional Accountant, financial advisor, or industry veteran, we have what you’re looking for. Book a consultation.

Our Clients Dig Us

Combining the strength of a “big five” accounting firm with the hands-on care and attention of a boutique company, client satisfaction is our top priority. View our testimonials.

Why Choose Us?

We Understand Your Business

TITD employs a team of arts-passionate individuals who appreciate what you do – which means your taxes & finances are in the best possible hands.

Reasonable Rates

TITD’s fees are below typical “big five” firms.

Our Clients Dig Us

TITD clients consistently award top marks for our industry knowledge, efficiency & coolness. View our testimonials.

“I would highly recommend TITD to any professional working in the creative sphere. Their knowledge of finances for the Entertainment Industry are second-to-none."

- Jules Lynch, OnlyReal Entertainment

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