About Cahill CPA
Cahill Chartered Professional Accountants
Cahill CPA is proud to be a North Vancouver, family owned business with an outstanding reputation for providing professional accounting services to the North Shore & Greater Vancouver.
Cahill CPA brings over 35 years of public practice experience to our clients. Our firm is a family business and we are proud to have five family members working with us. Our vision is to build our practice on the strong foundations of family and trusted professional relationships.We have had the privilege of serving clients in many different industries and types of businesses.
Our team continues to grow every year, adding staff who have experience in a variety of business, finance, and accounting areas. One of our key goals is to provide a wide array and depth of service to all of our clients. With this comprehensive range of experience, we will always have the knowledge and expertise for any of your personal or corporate needs.
If you are looking for an accountant in North Vancouver or anywhere in the greater Vancouver area, contact us today to learn more about how we can help you with all your accounting and finance needs. We provide our clients with exceptional service, and we know that you will appreciate our focus on providing:
- experienced, professional accountants and staff
- exceptional customer service that is friendly, professional, and approachable
- honest, open, professional communication about your taxes & finances
- accurate and efficient turn around times
- secure systems and processes you can trust
Please do not hesitate to call or e-mail us with any questions you might have regarding your tax or accounting situation, business needs, estate planning, and more. To our existing clients, we would like to thank you for continuing to trust us for your personal & corporate accounting.
Wayne Cahill CPA, CGA
Wayne obtained his CGA designation in 1992 and has over 35 years of public practice experience. He has been a partner in a national CGA firm in the past and has been running his own practice for more than 20 years. His clients are private enterprises, and operate in various industries. Wayne’s strengths are in working with owners on corporate restructuring, succession & estate planning, and both personal & corporate tax planning. In his free time, Wayne enjoys travelling and spending time with his grandson and granddaughter.
Jordan Cahill CPA, CA
Managing Partner, CEO
Jordan has a bachelor's degree in business from Simon Fraser University. He articled at a national CA firm in Vancouver and received his designation as a Chartered Accountant. He also previously held a position at the Canada Revenue Agency as a business auditor. Jordan focuses his time on the long term vision and strategy of the firm and building the Cahill CPA team. In his spare time he enjoys skiing in Whistler and biking the North Shore trails. He lives in North Vancouver with his wife Crystal and two young children.
Janice Tai CPA, CA
Partner, Tax & Estates
Janice was born and raised on the North Shore and couldn't think of a better place to be! Janice graduated from Queen's University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2004 and joined one of the "big-four" accounting and tax firms in Toronto where she qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2007. Janice has been working in Vancouver since 2012, and partnered with Cahill CPA in 2013. She brings over 10 years of experience and especially enjoys helping clients with a variety of tax planning. She specializes in estate & trusts, as well as succession & estate planning. Janice likes to play tennis and travel- her favourite destinations include Turkey and Kenya. She and her husband have two young children, and live in North Vancouver.
Taylor provides comprehensive tax and financial services for small and medium sized businesses, personal tax and other advisory services. He is the firm’s financial controller and in charge of the development and implementation of long term technology initiatives for the company. Living in North Vancouver, mountain biking is certainly one of his biggest passions. Besides accounting, Taylor has a keen interest in stock trading, exploring BC’s North, and spending time with his three brothers.
Matthew Jacquet CPA, CGA
Partner, Full Cycle Accounting
Matthew has been with Cahill CPA since 2013, and became a partner in 2021. He focuses on helping small businesses through controllership and bookkeeping solutions to minimize their taxes and stay on track with periodic filings. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Laurentian University and qualified for his CPA and CGA designation in 2014. Matthew and his family including Cola the black goldendoodle (who you may sometimes spot at the office) live on Bowen Island where they enjoy the outdoors and spending time at the beach in the summer.
Tony Elliott CPA, CA
Tony has been with Cahill CPA since 2018, and became a partner in 2021. Tony grew up in Coquitlam BC before travelling to North Dakota where he spent four years playing on the varsity golf team and earning his bachelor of science with a focus on accounting and finance. He then returned home and articled at a national CA firm in Vancouver before receiving his designation as a Chartered Accountant in 2014. Throughout his career he has gained extensive experience in audit & assurance, financial statement preparation, and both personal and corporate taxes. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife Lindsay and their dog Carl, staying active through playing baseball, golf, and hockey, playing the guitar, and spending time out on the boat and up at the family cabin.
Shannon is originally from a small town in California and has an Associate’s Degree in Accounting. Shannon owned and operated her own business for ten years. She had two retail locations along with a production facility where she manufactured and designed candles. Shannon brings energy & enthusiasm to our team, and is excited to be part of the Cahill family business. Her number one priority is to ensure every client has a great experience. Shannon and her husband currently live in North Vancouver and they enjoy taking advantage of all the beautiful trails the North Shore has to offer with their dachshund, Peanut. She also enjoys running and spending time with her family.
Christopher See CPA
Christopher graduated from Simon Fraser University and received an Honours with Distinction BBA degree in both Accounting and Finance. He received both the President's Honour Roll & the Dean's Honour Roll during his studies. Chris joined the Cahill CPA team in 2017 as an articling student and qualified for his CPA designation in 2019. He is an excellent asset to Cahill CPA, bringing experience in a variety of areas after working at various roles in industry, as well as being a taxpayer's service agent at the CRA. In his current role, Chris provides clients with personal & corporate tax solutions and assists with financial statement preparation, both at the compilation and review engagement level. Chris is an avid sports fan and car enthusiast, and enjoys playing golf and watching movies during his spare time.
Bianca Eloff BA, CPA
Bianca is originally from Richards Bay, South Africa and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting Sciences as well as a post-graduate diploma in Applied Accounting Sciences. She articled at a public practice firm and obtained her Chartered Accountant designation through the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants in July 2018. Bianca and her husband relocated to North Vancouver with their pets in February 2019 and they enjoy exploring all the beautiful nature trails close to their new home. In her spare time Bianca enjoys reading books, cycling and spending time with friends and family.
Julia Parciak MAcc, BAFM
Julia grew up in Ontario, graduated from the University of Waterloo, and received her bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Financial Management. After completing her undergraduate degree, she then received her Master of Accounting at the University of Waterloo. After finishing her studies, she moved to British Columbia and fell in love with the mountains and has not looked back. Julia lives in North Vancouver, and in her free time she loves snowboarding, going on long runs and spending time with her boyfriend and their fur baby, Crook.
Marek Zhanel CPA, CGA
Marek obtained his CGA designation in 2004. Since 2001 Marek has honed his professional skills in public practice, focusing on providing tax and advisory services to private Canadian businesses and their owners. Marek enjoys the challenge of finding the optimal and pragmatic solution for every client. Marek lives on the North Shore, where he also volunteers as the treasurer for a marine search and rescue organization.
Vaneet grew up in Houston BC with her parents and her two siblings. After finishing high school, she relocated to Kelowna and attended Okanagan University. She graduated in Business Administration with a major in management. Vaneet joined the Cahill CPA team in 2016, after moving to North Vancouver where she resides with her husband. Vaneet has experience with clients in a variety of industries including ophthalmology, advertising and charities. Vaneet is the office manager at Cahill CPA and assists the partners with the general operations of the firm. Her administrative and managerial skills enable her to focus on client services. Outside the office, you can find Vaneet spending time with her friends and family. She also enjoys going out to movies and cooking. Vaneet and her husband love spending time with their young daughter.
Gracey has a diploma in administration and fashion business. She grew up on the North Shore and has traveled all around the world (as travel has always been one of her biggest passions). Now that she has decided to settle down she thinks that Cahill CPA is the perfect fit for her. She looks forward to growing with the company and continuing building relationships with clients and staff. Gracey’s two favourite pastimes outside of work are hiking with her dog and trying new restaurants around the city.
Quinn Cahill BA
Quinn completed his Bachelors Degree at Simon Fraser University in 2020. He is the youngest of the four Cahill brothers, and has been working with the firm since 2017. He works with clients, helps with the preparation of tax returns, and performs bookkeeping services. In his spare time, Quinn enjoys spending time with friends and family, going to movies, or participating in & watching sports.
Jasmine Lille, Bcom
Jasmine grew up in Montreal, Quebec. She can’t quite remember when she set out on her first business endeavour but whenever it was, it was early and it was gratifying. So when it came time to choose an undergraduate program - a Bachelors of Commerce was the obvious way to go. Jasmine is currently a CPA candidate and will begin the program this summer. As a recent addition to the Cahill team she helps out as a tax preparer, bookkeeper and works directly with clients. When Jasmine is not in the office she’s out discovering BC’s beautiful scenery and mountains.
Zoe Guo, BBA
Zoe is originally from West Vancouver, and lived in North Vancouver for four years to attend Capilano University. She completed her Bachelors Degree with a major in Accounting.She recently moved back to the North Shore and likes it here very much. She has a corgi, and enjoys playing chess and doing puzzles when she’s at home.
Claire grew up in beautiful Jeju Island in South Korea. She has a Bachelor's degree in English Literature and Tourism Management. She completed DAP (Diploma in Accounting) at UBC and continues her study at CPA Western School of Business as a CPA candidate. She recently moved to the North Shore when joining the Cahill team in August 2020. Claire loves playing tennis, hiking and cycling with her fiancé.
Parb Grewal BBA
Parb completed his Bachelors in Accounting as a full - time student from BCIT in 2019. He is interested in pursuing his career as a CPA. He joined Cahill CPA in 2021, and looks forward to beginning the CPA program and completing his designation. He loves dogs, especially greyhounds, and he also loves horses. He likes to watch the NBA and play outdoor games during his spare time. He also likes to spend time with his friends and family.
Brendan Rogers BBA (Hons)
Brendan grew up in a village called Blackrock in the Republic of Ireland with his parents and four siblings. Following graduation from Dundalk Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Business Honours degree in 2016, Brendan worked as part of the audit and accounting team with a public accounting firm in Ireland for four years. Seeking a new challenge, Brendan moved to Vancouver in January 2021 where he joined the Cahill team. When he is not socialising with his friends, Brendan can be found watching or playing sports, in particular soccer, and looks forward to joining one of the teams in Vancouver.
Senior Full Cycle Accountant
Gillian is originally from the small coastal town of Knysna, South Africa. She recently relocated to Vancouver in November 2020 with her family. Gillian has many years of bookkeeping experience and is committed to looking after her clients. Having a passion for the outdoors, Gillian spends her spare time on her mountain bike or hiking with her family.
Crystal Cahill BA, BEd
Social Media & Marketing
Crystal Cahill is responsible for the social media and marketing at Cahill CPA. She is married to Cahill CPA partner Jordan Cahill, and together they have two young children. Crystal completed her Bachelor of Arts Degree at Simon Fraser University in English, and has an Education Degree and teaching certification. She enjoys keeping clients updated on new accounting practices, upcoming tax deadlines, and news & events within the Cahill CPA office & staff. Crystal loves reading, gardening, bike riding with her family, and exploring all the local North Shore trails.