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Brad McGuire

Partner, CPA
608 240 2511

Brad McGuire, partner with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, joined the firm in 2012. With 25 years of strategic tax planning experience, he helps professional services and retail industry clients find tax strategies that minimize the impact of taxes on their business profits and cash flow. Brad previously served as a tax director at a national accounting firm and chief financial officer of a small private university.


  • Minimizes companies’ tax burdens by proactively planning decisions and events to reduce the required tax burden
  • Helps professional services organizations and retailers enhance cash flows and profits remaining for use by the owners and to reinvest into the business
  • Facilitated owner retreats and strategic planning sessions for the purpose of succession planning, profit enhancement, and personnel evaluation and development
  • Assisted local CPA firms with developing more efficient work flows as the Client Service Director of a national accounting firm’s Accounting Industry Services group
  • Served as a university adjunct instructor for accounting and business courses as well as the university’s athletic director and head men’s basketball coach


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants


Eastern Illinois University
Bachelor of Science in accounting