Cory Chan JD, CPA

Barrister and Solicitor

"The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets." – Will Rogers

Having spent several years practicing as an accountant and lawyer at both multi-national accounting and law firms, Cory has vast experience on both sides of the tax law equation. Thanks to this experience, he brings a unique perspective and skill-set when it comes to advising his clients on corporate law issues and being a trusted advisor.

Cory is an avid supporter of the start-up community. Having advised and grown with successful start-ups, he is able to assist the entrepreneur in not only the right corporate structure from a tax perspective, but also from a business perspective – providing practical and cost effective solutions. Cory has assisted entrepreneurs in the full life cycle: the start-up, growth-stage, raising capital, expansion into foreign jurisdictions, and the exit strategy.

Contact Information

Cory Chan JD, CPA
Barrister and Solicitor

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate tax
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Estate planning
  • Mergers & Acquisitions / Divestitures
  • Personal tax planning
  • Qualifications

    • Chartered Professional Accounts of Canada, In-Depth Tax Course Part I, 2018
    • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), CPA Alberta 2017
    • Juris Doctor (JD), University of Saskatchewan 2013
    • Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), University of Alberta 2010
  • Professional affiliations

    • Member, Canadian Tax Foundation
    • Member, The Canadian Bar Association
    • Member, Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada
  • Community Involvement

    • Treasurer, Inner City Youth Development Association
    • Volunteer Tax Reviewer – Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta’s Tax Clinic Program