About Us

Peter Kupovics, CPA, CMA, MBA peter photo for website

Managing Partner of Peter Kupovics, CPA, and Associates Professional Corporation

Peter has many years of very relevant accounting experience and is very qualified to assist and advise you in all areas of tax and accounting.     With over 25 years of business, tax, accounting, finance experience he is uniquely qualified to help you with your small business.  As a commercial banker in a previous life, Peter also brings to the practice commercial banking expertise and can help small business owners with their financing needs.  Whether you are a sole proprietor, a professional, a family owned business, a partnership or a corporation your business needs will be addressed.

Peter appreciates the privilege of serving small business owners just like you in a variety of business sectors, including retail, IT consultants and professionals.  He has also served as a Chief Financial Officer for major international corporations.

Peter graduated with a Bachelor of Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo as well as a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Wilfred Laurier University.  In his spare time he enjoys paddle boarding, canoeing, kayaking and anything that involves water.

Karen Jerome, B.Comm, CPA, CMA

Karen owned and operated Jerome & Company for 11 years before retiring in early 2018.  She sold her practice to Peter Kupovics and provides guidance and support to Peter.

James Jerome, B.Comm, CPA, CA

James also worked in Jerome & Company before retiring in 2018.  He also provided guidance to Peter in the transition.

Liz O’Dowd


1531715_10151929280885916_1489936440_n Liz joined Jerome & Company in July 2014.   After emigrating from the UK 12 years ago, she began her career as a bookkeeper/tax preparer for various companies in the Ottawa region.    To further her education, she has taken various courses  at Algonquin college in financial accounting, business computer applications, Canadian taxation, computer software, Simply accounting &  Quickbooks software. She is also very familiar with several commercial tax preparer software packages.

Liz is a single mother of three teenage boys living in the country.  She is an avid do-it-yourselfer and enjoys crafts, crafts, and more crafts.