Jas Sangra

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Biography

As a member of the Wealth Preservation and Estate & Wealth Advisory Practice Groups, Jas provides creative, tax effective structuring and advice to owner/manager enterprises and related corporate groups.

As a member of the Wealth Preservation and Estate & Wealth Advisory Practice Groups, Jas

Jas advises clients on a variety of matters, including:

  • Corporate and personal tax advice and planning;
  • Wills and estate planning;
  • Restructurings;
  • Real estate holdings;
  • Tax consequences of divorce;
  • Business succession planning;
  • Mergers and acquisitions; and
  • Exit strategies

With a background in family law and experience working at two of Canada’s largest financial institutions, Jas’ extensive financial, legal, and business knowledge benefits clients who are looking for innovative and efficient tax solutions that fit the needs of their unique circumstances.

Jas was born and raised in Vancouver and appreciates all that the city has to offer. Outside of the office he enjoys volunteering in his community, travelling, and finding new hiking trails to explore.

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENT WORK

  • Advise on tax issues relating to personally held wealth, including estate and trust planning, complex matrimonial property division and tax deferral plans
  • Advise on tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions and other business transactions
  • Plan and implement tax-effective ownership structures involving corporations, partnerships, trusts and other vehicles

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Past Board Member, Alumni UBC Calgary Leadership Committee
  • Past Mentor, UBC Arts Tri-Mentoring Program
  • Past Program Facilitator, Junior Achievement of BC