Peter Bunce, CPA Cascade Consulting CPA & CPE, LLC/Bend, Oregon Peter Bunce is a Certified Public Accountant based in Bend, Oregon who specializes in complex tax and accounting issues for businesses and individuals. In addition to assisting clients with their compliance needs, Peter advises on strategic tax and business planning concepts, as well as assisting them with the preparation of tax basis and GAAP basis financial statements. Peter graduated from Oregon State University in 2003 with degrees in Accounting and Finance, and a minor in Forest Products. He began his career in 2003 with a multi-office public accounting firm based in Portland, Oregon and was promoted to Principal after being with the firm for only six years. Late in 2011, he moved to a smaller firm located in Bend, with a goal of continuing to provide excellent service for his existing clients while striving to build his practice. Specific industry focuses include manufacturing, construction, professional services and agribusiness to name a few. Outside of busy season he has traveled throughout the Pacific Northwest lecturing at continuing education seminars on a variety of tax and accounting subjects. He has presented to hundreds of tax professionals on topics including cancellation of debt, year-end tax updates, and research and development credits, among others. He is an active member of both the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Peter also volunteers his time coaching youth sports, serves as Treasurer on the Board of Directors and a holds position on the Executive Committee for the KIDS Center, Inc., a non-profit organization which provides services to children of abuse.