Amanda Goar

Amanda Goar

Director, CPA · +1 (612) 876 4709
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Amanda is a director with Baker Tilly’s manufacturing and distribution practice with more than 17 years of public accounting experience. Amanda has been with the firm since 2003. She has experience serving both public and private companies involved in a wide variety of operations, including manufacturing and distribution and employee benefit plans. She has additionally held other leadership positions in the firm, including serving on the firm’s technical committee for employee benefit plan audits, as well as serving as the professional practice liaison for the firm’s employee benefit plan practice.

  • Provides accounting, consulting, auditing, financial reporting and internal control services to midsized businesses
  • Provides audits of employee benefit plans, including benefit plans with master trust arrangements with separate account investment managers and multiple plan involvement
  • Extensive experience with SEC registrants, including accelerated filers
  • Prepares tax returns for individuals and retirement plans
  • Interacts with clients on a regular basis to ensure trusting and strong relationships
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants – employee benefit plan review task force
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants – employee benefit plan training task force



University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management
Bachelor of Science, accounting and finance