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Barry Petersen, CPA



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Barry Petersen is a Certified Public Accountant with over 25 years of experience in the areas of individual and fiduciary income tax as well as estate and gift tax matters. He served as manager of the Detroit fiduciary income tax group of JPMorgan and its predecessor banks for 14 years, and manager of JPMorgan’s Detroit estate tax group for three years.  He has also spent 9 years in various tax related capacities with major accounting firms including PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte. Mr. Petersen has specialized in handling tax planning and compliance for individual and fiduciary clients, and has advised local banks with regard to the tax administration of the trusts and estates they administer. Recently in the June 2013 issue of Detroit Hour magazine Mr. Petersen was named a Five Star Wealth Manager based on a survey of high net worth households and financial managers in the Detroit area. Fewer than seven percent of wealth managers in the Detroit area receive this award. In addition to being a CPA, Mr. Petersen is also a graduate of the University of Michigan law school and a member of the State Bar of Michigan.