Jeff Benson
Partners & Directors

Jeff Benson: Partner


As Partner, Jeff serves as gateway to the firm’s resources by identifying client needs and applying the appropriate resources to meet those needs. He is a client advocate who asks the questions clients may not know to ask. Jeff is a Certified Public Accountant with a BS in accounting from St. Cloud State University.

Professional and Community Activities

  • MN Society of CPAs
  • Buffalo Chamber of Commerce
  • Youth Football and Basketball Coach


What’s your favorite number?

What would you be doing if you weren’t an accountant?
Coaching in an Electric Football League or owning a baseball card shop.

What’s your current goal outside of Copeland Buhl?
Soak up every minute with my kids because before you know it, they are all grown-up.

Areas of Focus (Services)

  • Business Tax
  • Individual Tax
  • CFO / Strategic Planning Services
  • Financial Statement Audits
  • Financial Statement Compilations
  • Financial Statement Reviews

Areas of Focus (Industries)

  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate and Residential
  • Construction Contractors
Jeff Benson
  • Recent Articles
  • 1/24/2018

    Overview of Qualified Business Income Deduction

    The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act adds a new deduction for noncorporate taxpayers for qualified business income (QBI). The deduction is also referred to as the “pass-through deduction.” It should provide a substantial benefit to individuals with QBI.  The deduction...
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