Headache Free

Serving clients for over 70 years


About our firm

Our accounting firm was started in 1946 by two men, Dennis Brenner and Paul Lippold. They started Brenner & Company from their kitchen table.

Over the years our firm has grown but the vision has not changed. We have succeeded by staying grounded in the practical fundamentals that have made our small business successful: know what you do well, and apply your expertise with the utmost integrity. Today we work with individuals, business entities, non-profits, trusts and estates. We believe that if your accountant is only filling out your tax forms, you're missing out on what the best of what a good accountant can offer.

At the core of our success is a team of partners and staff with a wealth of experience, and wide ranging expertise. Our greatest victories are those of our clients, and we take great pride being put in a position to help them succeed.



(503) 585-8414



1127 25th Street SE
Salem, Oregon 97301



Tony Hill
Dave Howell
Josh Purington
Chris Ueeck





Nobody likes tax time. We've developed a process
that takes the pain out of filing.
Contact Our Tax Department


Take the guesswork out of your taxes. Planning throughout the year means you know where you're headed, and have made the most of potential tax savings


Timely, complete, and correct. The core of Brenner's staff is anchored in taxation expertise. Rest easy knowing our team of experts has filed a return that can stand up to the closest scrutiny.

Managed Accounting

Focus on your business, not your accounting department.

Today's accounting department needs to be as agile as your business. Rather than entrusting your most sensitive business information to a marginally skilled cast of characters, entrust your back office functions to the experts. We've been around the block, and we know the tools to use. 
Contact our Managed Accounting director




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Cash Management


Financial Reporting

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Tax Planning

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Tax Reporting

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One flat monthly fee



Expertise on tap, only when you need it
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One-Time Event Planning
Buying or selling a business or property? Restructuring a business? Planning for the future? Lets us help you put together a plan that makes the most of the tax law, and remove the guess work.


Ongoing CFO Services
Often times you need a hired gun to help take your business to the next level. Our experts are unique in that they guide a large number of businesses through a diverse set of challenges. Our professionals are available to fill a virtual or on-site CFO role within your company.


New Businesses
Starting a business can be overwhelming. We have guided hundreds of business through their first days, and can help you to avoid the most common pitfalls. Most importantly, you can be free to focus on what's moving your business forward, rather than what's holding it back.


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Or contact us at (503) 585-8414 from 8a-5p M-F to tell about your needs,
and we can connect you with an in-house expert


The secret to our success is our people. We hire some of the most talented accountants in the Pacific Northwest, then get out of their way. If you're interested in joining the team, tell us a bit about yourself and we'll get back to you.

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Billing Inquiries
Please call our front desk at 503-585-8414 for any billing related inquiries, or send us a message.


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