Courses: 2003, 3002, 3033
Barry Sunshine is a senior tax partner who specializes in sophisticated income and estate tax planning for closely held businesses and their owners. He advises clients on topics that include succession planning for businesses, structuring business purchases and sales, implementing and maximizing research and development credits, cost segregation studies, utilization of qualified and non-qualified pension plans and federal and state tax credit utilization. He also has extensive experience handling tax controversies with the Internal Revenue Service and various state and local government agencies.
Barry is a discussion leader at many State Societies of CPAs on tax topics that include advanced partnership taxation and flow-through entities. He has also written articles on tax saving techniques and was most recently published in the New York Real Estate Journal.
Licensed in both New York and Connecticut, Barry is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the New York State Society of CPAs and the Connecticut Society of CPAs. He joined Janover LLC in 2012 from another accounting firm where he was a tax partner. He has also served as the Chief Financial Officer of an NYSE company, work that subsequently enabled him to advise clients using his inside perspective.
Barry earned a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Pace University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University.