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.

Maria Bruggink

11 Scott St.
Wausau, WI 54403

Tel: 715.843.8326



Areas of Focus

  • Financial institution taxation
  • Business taxation
  • Individual taxation
  • Individual and business tax planning
  • Cost segregation
  • Sale and acquisition of businesses


Financial Institutions
Financial Services


University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Bachelor of science degree in accounting

Maria Bruggink, CPA


Maria Bruggink leads Wipfli LLP’s financial institutions practice in the tax area.  She provides guidance and firmwide planning on financial institution issues, new law changes, and tax compliance.  Maria’s almost 30 years of tax experience have taught her to be innovative so her clients pay the least amount of taxes possible.  Her highly technical abilities, knowledge of federal and state tax laws, and patient personality have helped define her research and problem-solving skills to allow her clients to take full advantage of tax laws.  Maria’s clients find her to be creative in planning for tax minimization.

Maria is able to take highly technical information and explain it thoroughly in clear and understandable terms to her clients.  She has extensive experience with startup and emerging businesses as well as large, publicly traded companies.

  • Certified Public Accountant

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