Get to know Dean Friend


Dean Friend

Tax Preparer, Tax Supervisor

Dean is ready to talk taxes, and no two days are alike in the tax preparation world. As a tax preparer, Dean prepares personal returns for a wide variety of clients. He helps consult with clients during the offseason as well as addressing potential tax exposures. He works with the IRS, the state of Pennsylvania and local tax authorities to help solve client tax issues. He is passionate about solving problems.

Dean brings experience to IFG, working as an educator and accountant for more than 30 years. His time at local CPA firms has helped prepare him for questions today regarding small businesses and personal taxes. Dean studied at York College of Pennsylvania, where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in accounting. He went on to Argosy University, where he graduated magna cum laude with an MBA in finance.

When not at the office, Dean is drumming! He loves making music and enjoys time with family and friends.