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Globe & Mail: Tax refund? It Could be a Mistake - James Bell

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Wed, Oct 26, 2016 @ 03:38 PM

James Bell, the leader of Tax Solutions Canada, was interviewed recently by the Globe & Mail on Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) errors and Ottawa's recent announcement that it is investing $444-million in the CRA to crack down on tax cheats who stash their money in offshore accounts.

“There’s an enormous amount of uncollected debt in Canada,” says Mr. Bell. “Collections is under a great deal of pressure to turn that accounts receivable into cash. Some of the more wealthy, better-represented taxpayers out there are protected by various corporations and organizational structures. But for the average Canadian, they can hammer away at you very quickly.”

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Tax Solutions Canada Successfully Reverses $4.57 Million Reassessment by CRA - James Bell

Posted by Andre Mazerolle on Fri, Jun 03, 2016 @ 09:51 AM

A real estate brokerage engaged Tax Solutions Canada in early March of this year to fight a $4.57 million reassessment raised by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) along with penalties and interest.

The client came to Tax Solutions Canada at the 11th hour after being dissatisfied by its previous representative who had failed to make any inroads with the CRA Appeals Division.

Led by James Bell, the Tax Solutions Canada team moved quickly to salvage the file, making strong representations to the CRA, leading to the reversal of the full amount and a cancellation of all penalties and interest.

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