CPA, and Owner – Warner Financial Group, LLC and Bear Lake Tax & Accounting
Bruce Warner is a licensed CPA in Utah and a certified depreciation professional. Since the inception of his small CPA firm over 20 years ago, Mr. Warner has served clients by providing accounting assistance and individual and business tax preparation and planning services. He was manager of financial reporting and manager of depreciation for Northwest Energy Company, located at the time in Salt Lake City, Utah.
He worked for about 30 years in accounting and in regulatory management capacities for The Williams Companies and MidAmerican Energy Company, where he was responsible for testifying in regulatory proceedings and directing work in a wide variety of regulatory proceedings, including cost of service and rate design work in gas pipeline rate cases. His tax practice includes preparing income tax returns for individuals, S corporations, C corporations, LLCs and partnerships in a variety of industries. He advises his clients on a wide variety of tax and business topics.
He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting from Brigham Young University in 1975. He became a certified public accountant in Illinois and Utah shortly thereafter. Mr. Warner completed his Master of Business Administration degree at the University of Utah in 1981. He is a member of the Society of Depreciation Professionals, and a member of the American Institute of CPA’s taxation committee and the Utah Association of CPAs. He is also certified in financial forensics by the American Institute of CPAs.