Michelle Flynn, CPA

Year Joined

Business and individual tax planning
Strategic tax planning
Specialized health care and medical services
Year end tax planning
Specialized income tax planning


Washington State University, Bachelor of Arts, Accounting
Washington State University, Master of Accounting

Health Care and Medical, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Distribution, Technology
Professional Affiliations

Certified Public Accountant - State of Arizona
Certified Public Accountant - State of California
Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) - Arizona Chapter
National CPA Health Care Advisors Association (HCAA)

Awards & Recognition
2024 Az Business Magazine Who's Who in Healthcare
2015 Arizona Republic Who's Who in Business
Personal Interests
Cooking and attending her childrens' sports activities
About Michelle

Michelle has over 20 years of public accounting experience and provides tax, business, and consulting services to Arizona businesses.
She began her career at one of the largest public accounting and advisory firms in California and received her California CPA license in 2004. In 2008, Michelle received her Arizona CPA license and joined Wallace Plese + Dreher as a tax manager. In 2016, she was elected partner.
Michelle works with a variety of companies in multiple industries, including health care and medical, real estate, manufacturing, distribution, and technology. Her clients include high net worth individuals and private businesses. With health care and medical organizations, she consults with practice administrators and executive-level employees on compensation planning and business operations. She also assists with tax strategies associated with commercial real estate.
Her clients include:

  • Orthodontics; orthopedics; hospitalists; pediatricians; cardiologists; anesthesiologists; licensed behavioral therapists; surgery centers; solo practitioners; dentists; family and primary care physicians; ophthalmic surgeons; radiologists; and neurologists
  • Family offices
  • Restaurants
  • Real estate management
  • Property management companies
  • Family limited partnerships
  • Petroleum products wholesale distributor
  • Software development and technology
  • Natural and organic sweeteners manufacturer
  • Transportation company of custom coaches

She is a member of several health care and medical professional organizations such as the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), Arizona Chapter, and National CPA Health Care Advisors Association (HCAA).

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