Jennifer Becker Harris

Shareholder, Clark Nuber PS

Jennifer is a tax shareholder with Clark Nuber in Bellevue, Washington, where she specializes in tax-exempt organizations. Her practice primarily focuses on consulting and compliance for public charities and private foundations including international matters, alternative investments, unrelated business income tax, fundraising events, commercial co-venturers, corporate governance and IRS controversy. In addition, she assists individuals with charitable gift planning. Jennifer is a co-author and editor of the Form 990 Compliance Guide, by Clark Nuber and the Private Foundation Handbook and Compliance Guide by Clark Nuber and Jerry J. McCoy both books are published by CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business. She is a graduate of the Washington State University and holds a master's degree in Taxation from Golden Gate University.

Jennifer is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (WSCPA). She is member of the AICPA's Exempt Organizations Taxation Technical Resource Panel. She is active in several various community and professional organizations.


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