James Bell

Managing Director, Farber Tax Solutions

James Bell is Managing Director at Farber Tax Solutions and leads the practice. He has extensive tax experience working in senior roles across several departments of the Canada Revenue Agency, including Audit, Collections, Investigations and Appeals. James brings his outstanding technical knowledge and deep understanding of CRA processes to assist individuals and businesses with tax problems.
James is keen to help people learn about tax issues and is a frequent speaker at Knowledge Bureau events, a forum for accountants and other financial professionals. He has also contributed to national newspaper articles and has served as a tax expert in print articles and radio talk shows, offering advice and guidance to taxpayers.

  • Dalhousie University, B.Comm. (Accounting)


  • English


Years of Ex-CRA Experience


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Clients Helped

We Help Clients All Across Canada


Success Stories

"The power the CRA holds over individuals is unbelievable. I could not believe we had to experience this treatment and I firmly believe Scott saved the day, our sanity and our financial future. Farber Tax knows their stuff, and I highly recommend them to be in your corner."

Again I can’t thank you enough! My life has been far more calm in so many ways after meeting with you. I have had many family members and friends mention how happy I seem lately. It’s truly a reflection of your hard work and ability to do your profession so great!”

I don’t even know where to.begin or how to even thank you for lending an ear this morning. Without even seeing any type of documentation to support my situation .. you offered support, guidance and most of all kindness. THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart!!