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Brian Parsons

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Brian Parsons, CPA
Managing Member

Brian has diverse experience working with fortune 500 public companies and private companies. Having spent the majority of his career at PwC, Brian's passion for working with private companies is the reason he joined R.D. Barnett in late 2016. Brian’s focus is advising clients on how to incorporate overall business and tax plans, increasing cash tax savings, reducing their rates and mitigating risks through documentation and compliance. Brian delivers his passion for advising private companies in multiple industries with deep experience in the technology, real estate, manufacturing, health care, life sciences and retail industries.

Brian is enthusiastically involved in the Pacific Northwest community, most notably serving as a Board member and finance chair for the Seattle Chapter of Summer Search, the Tax Advisory Counsel for Golden Gate University and the Board of College of Business and Education for Western Washington University. Brian is married to his college sweetheart, Trish, and they reside in the Green Lake neighborhood with their French Bulldog.

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  • Masters in Taxation from Golden Gate University, 2009
  • Western Washington University, Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, 2002


  • Washington State Certified Public Accountant, certified since 2004
  • Oregon State Certified Public Accountants, certified since 2014