Rebecca K. Cynader



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Rebecca is a tax lawyer and a member of the Private Enterprise Group at Farris. Her practice involves all aspects of income tax law including corporate and personal tax planning and tax disputes, with a focus on tax planning for individuals and privately-held companies. Rebecca frequently assists clients with tax planning and structuring for family businesses, trust planning, and implementing tax-driven reorganizations. Rebecca also regularly represents clients in tax audits and other CRA disputes, and works with non-profit entities and registered charities in navigating the tax implications of non-profit and registered charitable status.

Prior to joining Farris, Rebecca completed a clerkship at the Tax Court of Canada in Ottawa after articling at a full-service firm in Vancouver. Rebecca has completed the CPA Canada In Depth Tax Course and avidly studies new developments in Canadian income tax law.

  • Member of the Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member of the Canadian Tax Foundation
  • Member of the Canadian Bar Association
  • Member of the Vancouver Bar Association
  • Association of Women in Finance – Fireside Chats Committee Member
  • Mulgrave School Alumni Advisory Board – Board Secretary & Professional Events Coordinator
  • Canadian Association of Gift Planners – Leave a Legacy Committee Member