In today’s complex business environment, it is more important than ever to have the right accountant working on your team. All sectors of the economy are facing common challenges:

  • Economic uncertainty
  • Complicated tax laws
  • Fluctuating interest rates
  • Staffing difficulties

At FPA, our goal is to take some of these pressures off your shoulders and provide you with the peace of mind of knowing someone else is there to take care of the complexities you’re facing.

Our team

As a firm of CPAs, we’re registered with the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia. All of our partners and several of our accountants are members of the Association. We believe in finding the best people to do the job.

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Firm history

Friesen Pankratz & Associates or FPA was formed in 2000 upon the merger of Edward Friesen & Associates Inc. and Harrison Pankratz & Co.

Edward Friesen & Associates Inc. was founded in 1978 by Ted Friesen upon receiving his CGA designation. Harrison Pankratz & Co. was the successor to a CGA firm started in 1972.

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Why choose a CPA?

Chartered Professional Accountants (CPAs) act as advisers to individuals, businesses, financial institutions, non-profit organizations and government agencies on a wide range of financial matters. Today, many individuals and businesses turn to CPAs for help with tax preparation, personal financial planning, auditing services and advice on developing effective accounting systems.

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