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Neil  Keller

Neil Keller
CPA/Tax Partner
Sikich LLP

13400 Bishop’s Lane, Suite 300
Brookfield, WI 53005

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Management and Administration

Neil Keller is the Partner in Charge of the tax department for the Milwaukee office of Sikich LLP. With eight offices across the country it ranks among the top 50 largest CPA firms. Keller uses his expertise to assist clients in making sound financial decisions, such as choosing the most favorable ownership structures and assessing the tax impact when buying or selling a business. He prides himself on listening to and learning about his clients’ needs and goals in order to develop successful strategies. Neil assists clients in areas such as: Corporate, partnership and individual tax planning and compliance; Tax planning for manufacturing and distribution companies; Multi-state income tax compliance and Business valuation analysis. In addition to his many roles in the tax department, Neil also is heavily involved in the college recruitment process for Sikich. Neil gives presentations on many different technical topics to his peers as well as speaks to high schools and colleges on careers in public accounting. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration – Accounting from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater.

It may surprise you that being good at math is not the key to becoming a Certified Public Accountant. Neil Keller heads up the tax department at Sikich LLP, ranked among the top 50 largest CPA firms in the nation. Keller explains how numbers are only a small part of the big CPA picture. Learn what new CPA’s can look forward to and what skills are important for a successful career. (Running Time 23:08)