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Brian Knoll Wausau

500 N 1st St.
Wausau, WI 54403



Email: bknoll@wipfli.com

Brian D. Knoll, CPA


Brian Knoll is a tax partner in Wipfli LLP's Wausau office, where he is the regional tax leader of both the manufacturing/distribution and construction/real estate sectors. Brian adds value to each situation by combining both his technical expertise and understanding of the client's business objectives with a practical, business-minded approach. He has 25 years of experience providing proactive tax strategies and solutions to business entities and their owners.

  • Certified Public Accountant
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) - Member
  • Wausau Breakfast Optimists - Member (past president)
  • Wausau Schools Foundation - Past treasurer
  • Leadership Wausau Program - Graduate


CPA Tax Services

Areas of Focus

  • Tax planning and consulting for manufacturing and distribution entities and owners
  • Tax planning and consulting for construction contractors and owners
  • Real estate transactions (acquisitions, sales, and exchanges)
  • Entity formation and structuring
  • Partnership/LLC/S-corporations
  • Business acquisitions and dispositions
  • Business succession planning
  • Federal and state audit assistance


University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Bachelor of science degree in accounting - Graduated with honors
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • State and local tax courses