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Ron Bote Madison

2501 West Beltline Highway
Madison, WI 53713



Email: rbote@wipfli.com

Ronald O. Bote, CPA, MST


Ron Bote is a seasoned accountant in Wipfli’s tax practice and has more than 28 years of tax and finance experience in assisting clients ranging from large, multinational corporations to small, closely held companies to individuals. He assists clients with their tax compliance, tax accounting, tax planning and tax controversy needs. He is also a core leader of Wipfli’s growing technology industry practice and assists startups and emerging companies with their growth from formation to exit. Clients appreciate Ron’s expertise in helping them manage their tax obligations, as well as his commitment to their success.


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Master of science degree in taxation

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) – Member
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) – Member
  • Madison Public Library Foundation Board – Member and Treasurer
  • 100state Board – Member and Treasurer
  • Milwaukee Arts Resource Network Board – Member and Treasurer
  • Wisconsin Innovation Awards Board – Member


Tax services

Areas of Focus

  • Corporate, partnership, and individual tax planning and compliance
  • Business acquisitions, mergers, sales, and liquidations
  • International tax compliance and planning
  • State income tax and SALT planning and controversies
  • Tax compliance and planning for manufacturing and distribution companies
  • Tax compliance and planning for insurance and financial services companies
  • Implementation of FIN 48 and deferred tax accounting processes
  • Implementation of automated tax accounting solutions for investments




DePaul University - Chicago, Illinois
  • Bachelor of science degree in accounting
  • Master of science degree in taxation

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