BCSUN & Associates Inc. (“BCSun”). BCSun was established in 2001 to provide accounting, bookkeeping, payroll, tax planning, income tax return preparation, and other tax related services to individual and small business owners in the Greater Vancouver region. Our firm has a strong and stable tax team that consists of five CPAs (Certified Professional Accountant) and assistants, most of them are graduated from BC well known University and they are working toward their CPA designation. Our team is well-versed in local accounting and tax knowledge. All team members are well-trained, efficient, and very friendly. BCSUN has weekly in-house training seminars, tax webinars and regularly attends outside professional tax seminars to continuously broaden our accounting and tax knowledge.
We changed our name from "SunnySun & Associates Inc. " to "BCSUN & Associates Inc." in June 2015.
Our office and location
Our Richmond office is located at just five minute drive from Vancouver International Airport and located at the most busy financial area of No.3 Road and Westminster Hwy. Our office building is a professional building with many lawyers, doctors, financial advisors, immigration companies, and accountants. Our building is just across the street of the sky train “Canada Line” terminal station “Brighouse” and our building front door is the bus station stop. Our office is also next to Richmond Shopping Center Mall.
Our office has three private meeting rooms that provide clients with privacy and space to meet with your accountants.
Excellent community reputation
BCSun has been in its current Richmond office location for more than 18 years. Our firm has an excellent reputation in the community and with the Canada Revenue Agency. Our founder, Ms. Sun voluntarily speaks at various tax seminars across different community groups and associations to teach Canadian tax concepts and explain the Canadian tax system.
Sunny has been the regular tax speaker for couple Mandarin radio channels such as Fairchild Radio FM96.1 and AM1470, AM1320 華僑之聲, and Talent Vision TV.
Friendly, efficient, and professional team to busy business owners
BCSun offers a variety of accounting and taxation services geared towards newly formed and growing small businesses. Our founder, Ms. Sun, M.A, CPA, CGA, comes from a strong industry background and understands the struggles and challenges faced by many small business owners. We aim to support our clients by providing accounting, payroll, GST/HST or PST tax and income tax, tax planning, and also business opportunity services at a reasonable fee so our clients can focus on the development and growth of their businesses. Our team is always friendly, efficient, and helpful to our clients.
We work with other professionals to help you set up new business in BC.
We are also very experienced in helping clients setting up new business in BC. BCSun works closely with business lawyers in order to save time in incorporating your new company. We also provide advice for our clients regarding small business acquisition & merger opportunities.
Friendly and experienced service for individual income tax at a reasonable price.
BCSun has more than 14 years of experience in tax planning and tax return preparation; especially in areas involving new immigrants and non-residents of Canada. We have a wealth of experience in providing the following services:
- Tax consulting, tax planning, and tax filing for individual income tax (T1)
- Reporting foreign affiliate companies (T1134)
- Non-resident purchases and sales of taxable Canadian assets (T2062)
- Non-resident withholding tax (for dividends, rental income, commission income, ……)
- Reporting overseas assets (T1135)
- Helping emigrants become non-taxable residents of Canada (filing departure tax)
- Non-resident collecting rental income (Sec. 216)
Sunny Sun Chartered Professional Accountant, CGA, M.A., B. Com.
- Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified General Accountant of B.C., Canada
- Master of Art, major in Hospital and Health Administration, University of Iowa, USA
- Bachelor for Business Administration, TamKang University, Taiwan
Association and Community Involvement
- President for the "Taiwanese American CPAs Association" www.TACPAs.org (2021–2022)
- Director for the "Taiwanese American CPAs Association" www.TACPAs.org (2016–Present)
- Treasurer for Three West Office Building Strata (2013–Present)
- Chair for Taiwan Chamber of Commerce in B.C. (2015–2016) www.TCCBC.ca
- Member of Discipline Committee, CPA BC Association (2012–2013)
- Regular tax speaker for S.U.C.C.E.S.S. (Government sponsor program) and regular speaker for FM96.3 and Fairchild Radio Station www.am1470.com and TalentVision TV Channel www.talentvisiontv.com
Joyce Chen (Partner)
Chartered Professional Accountant, CGA, B. Com.
- Certified General Accountant of British Columbia, Canada
- Bachelor of Commerce, University of Victoria
Chartered Professional Accountant, BBA, CGA
- Southern Alberta Institute of Technology - Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting (2008-2012)
- BCIT - Diploma of Technology - Financial Management (2004-2006)
Chartered Professional Accountant, B.S. CPA (Taiwan)
- Canada CPA student PREP level
- National Taiwan University, Taiwan
- Auditor of Deloitte LLP, Taiwan
Amy Chung (Office Manager)
- Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Accounting Diploma
- Ming-Chuan University, Taiwan
- Junior Accountant
- Simon Fraser University
Chartered Professional Accountant, CGA, B.Com
- Bachelor of Commerce, Simon Fraser University