Andy Yap

Andy Yap, CPA, CA

Partner

Email: ayap@fullerllp.com

Direct Line: (416) 645-6536

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Profile

Andy is a Partner in Fuller Landau’s Tax Practice. Andy has over 20 years of experience working with entrepreneurial business owners at a leading mid-market and also a global accounting and professional services firm. Andy has worked with clients in many industries with the focus on corporate reorganizations, estate and succession planning, acquisition and sale of businesses and dealing with cross-border issues. Andy has experience in helping individuals and companies establish their business in Canada and expanding overseas.

"Our goal is to be the Trusted Advisor of our clients. This has to be earned not only from long-standing relationships, but also from understanding our client's changing personal and business needs by pro-actively helping them with practical solutions. There must be a commitment to delivering consistent unparalleled customer service while demonstrating professional competence, honesty, integrity and mutual respect."

Publications

  • “Looking at China? Build Your Business Plan”, (Plant Magazine, May 14, 2007)
  • Guest on “Talking Tax” (Business News Network 2006 to 2009)
  • Guest on “Workopolis” (Business News Network 2006)
  • Guest on Chinese Business Hour (OMNI TV 2002 to 2004)

Practice Areas

  • Tax

Industries

  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Retail and Consumer Products
  • Information Technology
  • Professional Services Firms
  • Entertainment and Communications

Academic Achievements, Memberships and Professional Designations

  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Western Ontario
  • Bachelor of Adminstrative Studies, York University
  • CICA in-depth tax course
  • CICA advanced international tax course
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario
  • Member of Canadian Tax Foundation

Community Initiatives/Community Organizations

  • Treasurer – Director, Forest Hill Hockey Association (2012 to present)
  • Advisor, Association of Chinese Canadian Entrepreneurs (2006 to present)
  • President, Association of Chinese Canadian Entrepreneurs (2002 to 2004)
  • Co-chair, Chinese Canadian Entrepreneur Awards (2002 to 2004)
  • Member of Finance Committee, Centre of Addiction and Mental Health (2004 to 2007)
  • Vice chair, United Way Blossom Ball (2004)