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Email: john.burns@wipfli.com

John Burns, CPA

Senior Manager

John Burns is a senior manager with over 40 years of experience in public accounting. As a former financial executive with a privately held manufacturing firm, he is especially positioned to advise clients on a variety of operational and tax matters. As a professional in public accounting, he has provided tax planning and compliance services to clients in manufacturing, distribution, professional services and financial services. He has provided M&A support to clients on various acquisition and sales transactions. He has also worked with not-for-profit entities for their financial reporting and tax compliance needs.


  • Certified Public Accountant

Professional memberships and activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) – Member


Tax services

Areas of Focus

  • Tax compliance and planning services for closely held businesses
  • Corporate and flow-through taxation
  • Individual taxation and planning
  • Multistate income taxation
  • Compliance services for employer sponsored qualified deferred compensation plans


Washington and Lee University
  • Bachelor of science degree in accounting and business administration