About Us

Providing solutions, not just numbers!

Nafees Chaudhry
Nafees Chaudhry - Principal
B.Com, CPA, CGA, CMA, ACFP

Nafees Chaudhry is the founder of CNC. After completing his Bachelor’s of Commerce degree, majoring in Finance in 1997, Nafees joined Vancity Savings Credit Union, where he worked at the head office for a few years, before moving to Ethical Mutual Funds, joining the mutual fund valuation accounting team. At Ethical Mutual Funds, Nafees designed their North American RRSP Clone Equity Fund’s daily valuation financial model. Prior to this, he received his first accounting designation, Certified General Accountant and a few years later his second designation, Certified Management Accountant. Nafees also completed the Canadian Investment Security Course , received an Associate Certificate in Personal Financial Planning (BCIT with Hons) and the CGA Tax in-depth certification. As well in 2003 he received Coast Capital’s Savings’ Small Savings Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

He specializes in working with small to medium-sized businesses to meet all of their accounting, taxation and succession planning needs. He loves working beside and aiding small businesses, aiming to minimize their taxes and maximize the wealth of his clients. Nafees works on a one-to-one basis with small business owners, explaining to them various tax saving and business growth strategies. These sessions are invaluable for small business owners and set them up for success in their future endeavours. With his diverse background and more than 20 years of experience, Nafees works with numerous, unique industries, including retail, wholesale, real-estate construction, contractors, holding corporations, not-for-profit societies (NPO), as well as professional corporations.

Nafees writes articles for smallbusinessbc.ca, which is sponsored by the BC government for all entrepreneurs. He also speaks at seminars arranged by the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) for small business clients and RBC internal advisory team.

Outside of the office, Nafees enjoys to play sports, including hockey, basketball, and cricket. He frequently travels with his wife and four kids.

Yudi Fang (Supervisor) joined CNC as a staff accountant and in 2020 promoted as a supervisor. She completed her bachelor’s degree in general business in 2012 and subsequently worked for four years with the Bank of China as a financial analyst. Yudi also has a degree in accounting and completed H&R Block tax program, both of which reinforced her knowledge in assurance, taxation, and finance. Yudi successfully passed the CFE CPA exam in 2022.

Yudi is organized, detail orientated, and focuses on assisting clients on a wide range of corporate, and  personal tax matters, lawyer trust accounting, GST/PST matters, and dealing with various tax authorities. Yudi is also involved in lawyer trust audit and preparing reporting for BC Law Society. In her spare time Yudi loves to play with her dog, go swimming, and spend time doing outdoor activities.

George Chen (Senior Accountant) joined CNC as a senior accountant. He completed his Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in business management in 2016 and subsequently completed the UBC DAP program in 2019. He is currently pursuing his CPA designation.

A tenacious self-starter, before joining CNC, George worked for three years in public practice, developing diverse experiences in corporate engagements and personal tax matters. In his spare time, George enjoys playing games, watching videos, and reading.

Kevin Huang (Staff Accountant) joined CNC as a staff accountant. He completed bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance in 2017 and subsequently completed accounting DAP program from UBC in 2020. He is currently pursuing his CPA designation.

Kevin is organized and detail orientated before joining CNC, he worked on various accounting positions and has a keen understanding of small business operations. Kevin has fluency in Cantonese and Mandarin. In his spare time, Kevin loves to spend time doing outdoor activities and reading accounting magazines.

May Yang (Staff Accountant) joined CNC as a staff accountant in 2022. She has a Master degree in accounting from Waseda University and also has many years of audit, tax, and business consulting experiences with PwC and DTT mainland China.

She also gained valuable experience in Canada by working in the industry and in public practice. May is organized, detail orientated and focuses on assisting clients on a wide range of accounting, corporate and personal tax matters, US tax filing, investments, and business consulting.

May has fluency in Mandarin and Japanese. In her spare time, May loves hiking, listening to music, and spending time with her family.

Gurjot Randhawa (Staff Accountant) joined CNC as a Staff Accountant. He completed his Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting at Douglas College in 2021. Gurjot is currently actively pursuing his CPA designation.

He has experience in providing strata management accounting, bookkeeping, and payroll services to private companies. He works with owner-managed businesses in a variety of industries including retail, professional services, and construction.

In his free time, he loves to read business journals and traveling.

Atieh Mohsenifar joined CNC Chartered Professional Accounting as an Office Administrator. She has an undergraduate degree in Bachelor of Science and a master degree in Human Resource Administration from Fairleigh Dickison University NJ, USA.

Before joining CNC, Atieh was a customer service administrator at Coast Appliances. She has wealth of experience with aiding and supporting customers, being able to identify their needs and respond to inquiries and complaints in a timely and efficient manner. In her spare time, Atieh enjoys cooking and spending time with family, friends and her dog.

What People Say?

Google Review
5/5
I brought my 2018 return into CNC to be reviewed as I felt I had missed something when I had originally filed. Sure enough, they were able to spot it and I am now waiting for a refund from Revenue Canada in the mail! I dealt with the owner, Nafees, who is friendly, knowledgeable and prompt. I'll definitely be bringing my taxes to him again this year. It was a very positive experience.
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Jane Evans
Google Review
5/5
Nafees has great problem solving skills. I had an issue with CRA for a while. They not only hold all my 2017 refund but also reassessed me for additional taxes. My previous accountant couldn't resolve the issue. Nafees handled the matter within few weeks. Not only I received my 2017 refund but also CRA reversed the reassessment. Nafees also filed 2018 taxes and I received my 2018 refund as well within couple of weeks. On the top of all this customer service was great, very polite staff. Fees was very reasonable. I will recommend Nafees for all the tax work. I am not going to change accountant anymore. This is the firm, I will be using from now on, for all my tax work.
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Marty Green
Google Review
5/5
Thanks Nafees for helping me out with my business taxes and saving me time and substantial taxes. With your professional approach and recommendations the whole process was painless. I will definitely recommend you among my friends for all bookkeeping and the tax work. Good to have an advisor like you during this difficult COVID19 times. Your advise was very helpful for my business.
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Janet Wesley
CNCPA Accounting Office.