Instructor Biography

Barry L. Sunshine,CPA

Barry L. Sunshine, CPA Barry, a tax partner at Janover, LLC, has more than 27 years of diverse tax experience providing a full range of tax services to his clients. His experience covers income and estate tax planning and preparation including succession planning for businesses and structuring business purchases and sales. He also has extensive experience handling tax controversies with the Internal Revenue Service and various State and local governmental agencies. His tax planning experience includes implementing and maximizing research and development credits, cost segregations studies, use of qualified and non-qualified pension plans, as well as federal and state tax credit utilization. Barry has extensive industry experience covering real estate, financial services, professional services including architects and engineers, manufacturing and distribution, construction and high net worth individuals. One of his prior experience includes being a CFO of a NYSE company which provides him with the ability to advise clients with an "inside look." Barry is a discussion leader on many tax topics to various state societies including advanced partnership taxation and flow-through entities. Also, he writes tax articles on advanced tax planning techniques for closely held businesses. Barry received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Fairleigh Dickinson University and earned his Master of Science degree from Pace University in Taxation. He is licensed in New York State and Connecticut. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the New York State and Connecticut Societies of Certified Public Accountants. Barry lives with his wife, Laura in Connecticut with their son, David.