Allstep Accounting Solutions Inc. was founded in 2008 by Stephen Archibald RPA, PBA, after spending 9 years focusing on Canadian farming and small business tax.
With a foundation of over 25 years of business experience, we have embraced the technological changes in the accounting industry. We focus on helping clients find cloud-based accounting systems with the best tools that apply to their specific business, with Xero and Hubdoc software forming the platform. We also find traditionally based bookkeeping solutions, depending on the clients' needs. We have learned that every business is not the same and neither are their needs.
Let us help you find the right solution for you.
Meet our Team
Stephen Archibald, B.Mgt., PBA
Stephen is the Founder and President of Allstep Accounting Solutions Inc. A graduate from the University of Lethbridge, completing a Bachelor of Management degree, Stephen spent 13 years in retail management. Looking for a change, he started his accounting career focusing on primarily agricultural tax as well as small business tax. In 2008, Stephen left the firm where he started his accounting career and started off on his own.
Stephen grew up in Southern Alberta and spent the summers working with his grandfather on the family farm in Stirling, AB. This experience has given him a strong work ethic and working knowledge of farming.
Stephen and his wife Allison have five sons and two grandsons and spend their free time following their children around, supporting them in whatever athletic activity the boys happen to be part of. They enjoy camping and spending time together and with their family.
Allison co-founded Allstep Accounting Solutions Inc. in 2008 with her husband Stephen. She began bookkeeping for clients and has recently taken over the duties as the office manager.
Allison is an accomplished seamstress and has enjoyed making the wedding dresses for her daughter-in-law and niece this last year. She also serves on the board of the Ridgeview Lodge Auxillary and is currently their treasurer.
Allison and her husband, Stephen have five sons and six grandchildren and spend their free time following their children, supporting them in whatever athletic activity the boys happen to be part of. They enjoy camping and spending time together and with their family.
Justin has worked sporadically for the company since its inception in 2008. Justin has completed his Accounting Diploma at Lethbridge College. Justin assists in the preparation of clients' bookkeeping, corporate tax files, Canadian personal taxes, and US personal taxes.
Justin has 8 years of greens keeping experience with the Magrath and Paradise Canyon golf courses. He has also spent 2 years installing and 1 year managing his own installation crew for Vivint.
Justin and his wife Ralene were married in June 2017. Justin is a high school basketball coach and carded basketball official for high school and college in Alberta and British Columbia. Justin is an avid golfer and loves the outdoors.