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.

Cook_Brad
Helena

910 N. Last Chance Gulch
Helena, MT
59601

Tel: 406.442.5520
Email: bcook@wipfli.com

Services

Tax

Areas of Focus

  • Agriculture
  • Farm/ranch family business planning
  • Construction
  • Real estate
  • Estate planning

Industries

Agribusiness
Construction and Real Estate

Education

University of Montana
  • Bachelor of science degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting

Bradley Cook, CPA

Agribusiness Practice Leader

Brad Cook is a partner with vast experience in tax planning, tax compliance, and transition planning for family businesses and is focused on serving clients in the agriculture industry. He also serves as leader of the firm’s agriculture industry practice. As the industry leader, Brad oversees the practice and is responsible for overall financial results, strategic direction, and development of services within the practice, as well as partner and associate development.

Brad is a frequent speaker at the Montana Stockgrowers Association’s annual convention and has presented for the Young Ag Couples Conference, Montana’s Next Generation Conference, and the Montana Bankers Association’s Ag Bankers Conference. In addition, he is one of 20 emerging leaders to participate in Resource Education & Agriculture Leadership (REAL) Montana, a two-year program that builds a network of informed and engaged leaders to advance the agriculture and natural resource industries of Montana.

Certifications
  • Certified Public Accountant (Montana and Oregon)
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) - Member
  • Helena Food Share - Board member and treasurer
  • Helena Estate Planning Council - Treasurer
  • Leadership Helena - 2008 graduate
  • REAL Montana - Class III participant