John MacFarlane

John MacFarlane, CPA, CA

Manager, Tax

2 St. Clair Avenue East, Suite 1100, Toronto, ON, M4T 2T5

Canada

John MacFarlane is a manager in the Tax group. In this role, his work includes tax compliance, tax planning and tax research. He enjoys helping others and providing guidance on complicated topics.

John has experience with medium to large sized corporations and industries including retail, manufacturing, technology, healthcare, food services and travel and tourism. He also has experience with personal and estate tax. In his own words, “Tax is an ever-changing world, and I enjoy the constant learning that comes with the job.” He is recognized as someone who is humble, professional, and level headed, who enjoys knowing that he can provide value to others.

Before joining our team, John worked at a mid-sized accounting firm, where he provided audit and tax services to a wide variety of clients. He joined Crowe Soberman as a tax manager in 2017.

When John is out of the office, he volunteers at the Mississauga Library, preparing personal income tax returns for low income earners.

Education

  • Honours Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours BBA), Wilfrid Laurier University

Professional Affiliations

  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada)
  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario)

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Mississauga Library, preparing personal income tax returns for low income earners