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.

Bazzanella_Michele
Helena

910 N Last Chance Gulch
Helena, MT 59601

Tel: 406.442.5520
Email: mbazzanella@wipfli.com

Services

Tax

Areas of Focus

  • Tax planning and preparation
  • Tax research and solutions for complex issues
  • Accounting and financial reporting

Education

Carroll College
  • Bachelor of arts degree in business finance and management
Montana Tech
  • Post-baccalaureate studies in accounting
     

Michele Bazzanella, CPA

Senior Manager

Michele Bazzanella is a senior manager in the firm’s tax practice. She is highly experienced in assisting small businesses, individuals, and estates with tax and accounting issues. Michele is adept at sorting through and solving complex issues for clients. Prior to beginning her career in public accounting, she was a business owner herself, and this experience helps her to bring even more value to her business advisory role. Michele’s primary goal is aiding clients in being part of long-term solutions that help them navigate their tax and business challenges.

Certifications
  • Certified Public Accountant
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) - Member
  • MSCPA, Butte Chapter - Member
  • Treacy Foundation - Board member
  • Wulfman’s CDT-14K Trail Race - Race director

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