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  • Private Wealth Services

Jeff Betts




Executive summary

Jeff Betts is a Tax Services principal in Grant Thornton's Minneapolis office. With more than 25 years of experience, Betts works with privately-held enterprises and their owners providing a broad range of services, including income tax compliance, coordination of federal, multistate and foreign planning at both the entity and owner levels, IRS audit defense, estate planning and M&A assistance. He works collaboratively with other client advisers to ensure seamless, cost efficient service. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Betts spent 17 years working for PricewaterhouseCoopers. In addition, he has worked in the corporate finance group of a large Fortune 500 company.


Professional qualifications and memberships

  • American Institute of CPAs (AICPA)
  • Minnesota Society of CPAs; AICPA's Taxation Section
  • AICPA Personal Financial Specialist
  • Certified Financial Planner


Community involvement

  • Boy Scouts - Northern Star Council



  • MBA, Corporate Finance, University of Notre Dame, Mendoza School of Business
  • BS, Accounting, St. John’s University


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