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Scott Nelson Wausau

500 N 1st St.
Wausau, WI 54403



Email: snelson@wipfli.com

Scott Nelson, CPA


Scott Nelson is an audit partner in Wipfli’s Wausau office and leads the firm’s audit and accounting practice. As a client relationship executive, he focuses on gaining an understanding of the client’s goals and managing Wipfli’s client service team to assist in achieving those goals. Throughout this process, Scott strives to maintain proactive communication to ensure the client’s needs are met and that there are no surprises. This approach has enabled him to become a trusted business advisor to his clients and their shareholders.


  • Certified Public Accountant (Wisconsin and Colorado)

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) - Member


Audit and Accounting

Areas of Focus

  • Audits, reviews, and compilations
  • Employee stock ownership plans
  • Accounting and tax consultations with closely held businesses and their shareholders


University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Bachelor of business administration degree in accounting