Steve Arendt
Partners & Directors

Steve Arendt: Partner


As Partner, Steve serves as trusted business adviser to Copeland Buhl’s clients. He directs the team on how to best serve clients and mentors firm members on how they can develop into trusted business advisers. A Certified Public Accountant with almost 40 years of experience, Steve has a BS in accounting from Mankato State University.

Professional and Community Activities

  • MN Society of CPAs


What’s your favorite number?

What would you be doing if you weren’t an accountant?
Being part of some startup business

What’s your current goal outside of Copeland Buhl?
Start working on the bucket list of places to travel to…

Areas of Focus (Services)

  • Business Tax
  • Individual Tax
  • Trust, Estate and Gift Tax
  • Management Consulting

Areas of Focus (Industries)

  • Construction and Contractors
  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Real Estate and Residential
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