Tax Consultant, CLIENT SERVICE

Lorn Kutner

Lorn is a member of Northwood’s client service team, bringing proactive tax planning ideas to clients and their advisors.


Prior to joining Northwood, Lorn was a senior tax partner at Deloitte LLP. his practice focused exclusively in the private company marketplace where he assisted high net worth families, shareholders and key management in designing tax efficient structures, minimizing both corporate and personal taxation and advising on estate planning considerations.

Lorn is very active in tax planning for private clients and tax education. He has taught at York University and appeared frequently in the Toronto Media on many tax related topics. Lorn was a contributor to the 4th Edition of the book, Taxation of Private Corporations and Their Shareholders. Over the years, he has been active in various roles with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

He lives in Toronto, is married and has three children and two grandchildren. In his spare time, Lorn loves to enjoy active vacations, including hiking, golfing and skiing.




B.Sc., University of Toronto, MBA, University of Toronto

Years in the Industry

42 years

Years at Northwood

5 years


“I chose to work at Northwood because high net worth families can benefit from unbiased, independent tax advice.”