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Sarah Russell Detroit

2000 Town Center
Southfield, MI 48075



Email: Sarah.Russell@wipfli.com

Sarah Russell, CPA, MBA


Sarah Russell is a partner and point person for domestic and international tax strategies. With over 20 years of experience, she brings a practical approach to helping closely held business owners and multi-national corporations with tax consulting and compliance. Sarah also advises clients on the latest tax changes and potential impacts to their business.


  • Certified Public Accountant

Professional memberships and activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Control Systems Integrators Association
  • Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) Tax Committee
  • Association for Advancing Automation (A3)


Tax services

Areas of Focus

  • Tax services for businesses
  • Business transition strategy
  • International tax


Wayne State University

  • Bachelor of business administration degree

University of Michigan – Dearborn

  • Bachelor of science degree in accounting