About Michele

Michele Lipson is a Tax & Business Services partner at Marcum, based in the Miami office. Michele manages and supervises tax engagements, including compliance reviews and tax planning, for a wide range of businesses, with a focus on closely held companies and privately held professional services firms.

Michele has worked with family businesses for more than 20 years, assisting in setting up family office structures optimally organized to accommodate the complexities and dynamics involved with a family business. Her services include transitioning to future generations, participating in annual planning meetings, reviewing company performance, and developing tax planning strategies.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
  • Health Information Project, Board Director, Treasurer
  • Family Business Forum
  • Jewish Federation, Estate Planning Seminars, PAC Committee Member
  • University of Miami Planned Giving Advisory Board Member

Articles, Seminars & Presentations

  • “End of Year: Perfect Time to Balance Your Bottom Line”, South Florida Business Journal
  • SkyRadio, “Innovative Companies,” Interview
Practice Focus

Family Business Tax Planning
IRS Representation
Closely Held Businesses
High Net Worth Individuals
Professional Services

Industry Focus

Family & Closely Held Businesses
Senior Living Communities
Physician Practice Groups
Professional Service Firms
Technology Companies


Master of Taxation
Florida International University

Bachelor of Accounting
Tulane University

Awards & Recognition

2008 Accounting-Tax Key Partner Award Winner, South Florida Business Journal
2002 Up and Comers Award