Maria Bruggink, CPA
Maria Bruggink leads Wipfli LLP’s financial institutions practice in the tax area. She provides guidance and firmwide planning on financial institution issues, new law changes, and tax compliance. Maria’s almost 30 years of tax experience have taught her to be innovative so her clients pay the least amount of taxes possible. Her highly technical abilities, knowledge of federal and state tax laws, and patient personality have helped define her research and problem-solving skills to allow her clients to take full advantage of tax laws. Maria’s clients find her to be creative in planning for tax minimization.
Maria is able to take highly technical information and explain it thoroughly in clear and understandable terms to her clients. She has extensive experience with startup and emerging businesses as well as large, publicly traded companies.
An accomplished and frequent speaker on tax issues, Maria has presented at the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants financial institution tax update. She is also a member of the Wisconsin Bankers Association Committee, working with the Wisconsin Department of Revenue on Nevada subsidiary issues.