Partners and Associates

Partners and Associates

A hybrid team of accountants, advisors, and consultants whose collective experience and diverse backgrounds ignite ideas, reconfigure approaches, and recommend strategies and innovative solutions for our clients.

Betsy Barnes
Eau Claire

4890 Owen Ayres Court
Eau Claire, WI 54701

Tel: 715.858.6602
Email: bbarnes@wipfli.com

Services

Tax

Areas of Focus

  • Estate and gift tax return preparation
  • Individual income tax returns
  • Estate/trust income tax returns
  • Estate planning and administration
  • Post-death tax planning

Education

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Bachelor of science degree in mathematics and psychology
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Master of science degree in accounting

Elisabeth (Betsy) Barnes, CPA

Regional Director of Estate Services

Betsy Barnes has over 35 years of experience in fiduciary accounting, estate and income tax return preparation, charitable giving techniques, and probate assistance. She is proficient in assisting clients with the development of estate plans that achieve their goals.

Certifications
  • Certified Public Accountant
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) - Member
  • Frequent local speaker for charitable entities to educate their donors