Elizabeth Brinkley Shannon and Associates CPAs

Elizabeth C. Brinkley, CPA

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Elizabeth C. Brinkley, CPA

Staff Accountant

“I am passionate about collaborating with my clients to develop solutions that will help them reach their goals.  Their success is important to me and I will strive to be a trusted advisor in every aspect of their business and personal finances.”

Experience and Expertise

Elizabeth has worked in public accounting since 2017.  Her primary focus has been with individuals, estates and closely-held businesses in tax compliance and financial reporting.  Elizabeth has a range of experience including year-end accounting, day to day bookkeeping, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and quarterly tax filings.  She also enjoys assisting clients with tax planning.  This enables her to provide comprehensive service and problem-solving strategies for clients with varying needs.  Expertise includes estate, gift and trust work.

Approach

Elizabeth listens closely to her clients and collaborates with them to solve unique accounting and/or tax challenges in order to produce the best result.  She helps clients understand how their various business decisions impact their tax situation.  She enjoys helping clients protect their assets and reduce their future tax liability through strategic estate planning.

Certifications, Memberships, and Involvement

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (WSCPA), member
  • The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), member

Education

  • Accounting minor, Central Washington University
  • M.S. Education, University of Nebraska
  • B.S. Secondary Education, Cedarville University

When not in the office you can find Elizabeth…

…spending time with her three boys or out on the amazing hiking trails of the Pacific Northwest

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