Farris LLP: Vancouver's Law Firm

Sandy N. Sheinin CPA, CA*

Tax Consultant

Telephone: 604 661 1709

Facsimile: 604 661 9392

Email: ssheinin@farris.com

Assistant: Clare Warkentin

Telephone: 604 661 9340

Email: cwarkentin@farris.com

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Sandy Sheinin is a Chartered Accountant and Tax Consultant at Farris. Working closely with the firm’s lawyers, Sandy offers innovative and value added tax approaches, including tax strategies and structuring, corporate finance, financial analysis and modeling, CRA representation, and wealth management advice for individuals and owner entrepreneurs. Sandy practises in all areas of taxation with emphasis on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, public private partnerships, and reorganizations. He has structured transactions for a wide variety of industries including mining, forestry, manufacturing, transportation, energy, and real estate. He has also advised clients on capital market transactions. Before joining Farris, Sandy was the Managing Partner of Sheinin & Company, a firm of Chartered Accountants which focused on taxation and related financial matters. Prior to founding Sheinin & Company in 1981 Mr. Sheinin was a tax partner with an international firm of Chartered Accountants. Sandy has authored courses for the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and has lectured in taxation for that organization and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. He has published and presented papers through the Canadian Tax Foundation. Sandy was also an Honorary Professor at the University of British Columbia where he lectured in taxation.

*Sandy is a Chartered Accountant and does not practise law in British Columbia.


  • Chartered Accountant (1970)
  • University of Oregon (B.Sc. Economics)