We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.

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Jim Chambers, CPA/PFS, CGMA, CRPC

Founder and President 

Chambers Tax & Consulting and Chambers Asset Management, LLC

Jim  graduated from Cal Poly State University – San Luis Obispo in 1984 with a bachelor of science degree in business administration and accounting concentration. In 1989 Jim and Michael Butcher, CPA co-founded Butcher & Chambers, CPAs in Arroyo Grande, CA. They sold the firm in January of 2003 and the new solo firm James C. Chambers, CPA PC was incorporated in 2005.  In response to his client's needs for financial guidance Chambers Asset Management, LLC was formed in 2008 and licensed as a Registered Investment Adviser with the state of California creating an unbiased fee only option for the firm’s clients to invest their assets. Jim is a member of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants including the Personal Financial Planning, Private Companies and Tax sections, as well as the Financial Literacy Program through the California Society.

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Billy Chambers

Xero Certified Accountant

Billy  is a full-time staff member who serves as a general Xero adviser, as well as a special projects coordinator. He works on all client accounts as needed and maintains our data base’s ease of navigation and cleanliness. He received a Bachelor’s of Science in Economics from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo during 2013. Since then, he has stayed to enjoy San Luis Obispo County and work in the family business with Jim. When he is not at the office he enjoys playing guitar and collaborating with other musicians in the area.

Lindsi Timmermans


Xero Payroll Certified

Lindsi is probably the first face you will see when working with the firm.  She has worked as a bookkeeper for a number of companies and  brings valuable experience from the banking industry to the firm.  

Jimmy Chambers

Office Manager

B.A. in geography-environmental, Fresno State. Jimmy brings a non-accountant perspective to the firm.

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We are your trusted partner in success.  Our ability to leverage cutting edge technology allows us to offer a full range of professional services at a fair price, while providing the individual attention that you deserve. Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most.

We guarantee the client’s best interest is always our highest priority. For over 25 years our consistent track record of uncompromising ethics instills confidence and trust in the people we work with.

What People Are Saying

“I am so glad to have you available to answer any questions I may have. It is comforting to know I have someone to rely on for complex tax matters.”
— Joyce Brookshire
“I love the guy. Trust him immensely.”
— Dr. Paul Webber