B.Com., University of Alberta
Tony Yu, B.Com., C.M.A., C.I.T.P., C.M.I.
Tony Yu, is a Senior Officer at the CRA. He has appeared before courts as an expert in taxation and accounting, and has provided expert advice and guidance in the examination of discoveries during the course of legal procedures. Tony has also worked as a senior monitoring and payments officer for the Western Economic Diversification where his duties included the development and evaluation of business projects and assignments, conducting financial and administrative monitoring, and analysis of requests for payment. Tony has been previously involved in the monitoring review of various partnership projects (e.g. WEPA, Alberta Infrastructure, University of Alberta, University of Calgary, and the City of Edmonton) with other levels of government.
Tony has been actively involved in the community. Tony introduced the Deputy Tax Minister of People’s Republic of China (PRC) to Canada in the development and administration of tax related projects. He has translated portions of the Canadian Income Tax Act to Chinese and recommended the applicable sections related to the PRC tax reform to the State Tax Bureau of the PRC. He has introduced the Co-Chair, Canadian-China Parliamentary Friendship Association to the Vice Chair of The National People’s Conference, and Vice Chair of The Chinese People’s Political Consultation Conference of PRC in the development of Canadian and Chinese business relations. Tony received The Commemorative Medal for the 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada in recognition of significant contribution to compatriots, community, and to Canada. He was finance chair, special projects for the Canadian Cancer Association. Tony was a United Way Loaned Representative, and he played a vital role in soliciting donations towards a target in excess of $20 million.
He was the director of the Edmonton Chinese Community Services Centre, and the Edmonton Chinese Community Tri-Project Planning Committee. Tony was a program host for Chinavision Cable TV, tax seminars, radio stations, and The Outreach. In addition to teaching Taxation and Accounting at Acsenda, Tony has taught various corporate tax courses at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology.