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.

Rich Kane
Buffalo Grove

485 East Half Day Road
Buffalo Grove, IL

Tel: 847.941.0253


Audit and Accounting

Areas of Expertise

  • Business advisory services
  • QuickBooks
  • Client accounting and taxes


Northeastern Illinois University
  • Bachelor of science degree in business
Loyola University
  • Master of business administration degree in finance

Rich Kane, CPA


Rich Kane is a manager on Wipfli LLP’s business advisory services team. He is an Advanced QuickBooks® ProAdvisor, a member of the Intuit Trainers/Writers Network, and a Top 100 ProAdvisor for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Rich has experience in all facets of accounting, including client accounting and tax, and works with clients on day to day transactions. His specialty is QuickBooks, including sales, installation, training, support and third-party applications.

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Advanced QuickBooks ProAdvisor
  • QuickBooks Desktop
  • QuickBooks Online
  • Certified Xero Partner
  • 2015, 2016 and 2017 Insightful Accountant Top 100 ProAdvisor
  • 2014 Intuitive Accountant Top 100 ProAdvisor
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) – Member
  • AICPA Information Management and Technology Assurance (IMTA) - Member
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) – Member
  • Intuit Trainer/Writer Network – Member
  • Chicagoland QuickBooks ProAdvisor Group - Founder