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Wayne T. Schiferl

Partner, CPA
612 876 4800

Wayne Schiferl is a tax partner in the construction and real estate group of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP. Wayne has public accounting experience since 1988 including five years with an international firm. He specializes in the real estate and construction industries and is the co-leader of our national affordable housing practice and national tax leader of our multifamily housing practice. Wayne has extensive experience in affordable housing and real estate land development. 

Experience

  • Specializes in structuring and planning for affordable housing projects, low income housing tax credit (LIHTC) and historic rehabilitation tax credit issues
  • Works with developers and property managers to formulate project formation and exit strategies
  • Has extensive knowledge working with flow through entities
  • Assists small business clients and real estate developers with tax and cash flow planning
  • Specializes in tax, property transactions, like-kind exchanges, involuntary conversions and state and local tax matters
  • Develops client strategies to maximize real estate development profits and property formation and exit strategies
  • Provides representation before IRS and state taxing authorities

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA)
  • Affordable Housing Summit – Lead Baker Tilly partner
  • Minnesota Multi Housing Association – Contributing author
  • Boy Scouts of America, Troop 9559 – Committee member

Education

University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
Bachelor of Science in accounting