Shep Burr has been in public accounting since 1969, focusing primarily on income tax for businesses, real estate investors, and individuals. He had his own independent CPA firm from 1974 - 1979, and 1984 - 2008, when he merged his practice with Glickstein Laval Carris, P.A. to obtain staff support for his growing clientele. From 1979 to 1984 he was a Controller for several businesses.
Shep obtained his CPA certificate in Pennsylvania, and became licensed as a CPA in Florida in 1972. He is a 1969 graduate of Cornell University, Bachelor of Science - Hotel Administration, and he obtained his Masters in Business Administration degree from Drexel University in 1973. He served with the U. S. Army Artillery as a 1st Lieutenant from 1965 to 1968.
Frequently Shep speaks to groups of real estate investors about entity and tax planning for buyers, sellers, and landlords. He is active in the community, having served as President of local Cornell Alumni chapters, boards of religious and CPA organizations, a neighborhood association, and a time share resort.