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Steve Fein
Regional Managing Partner, Pacific Northwest


Steve is the firm’s Pacific Northwest regional managing partner. He has practiced public accounting since 2000, advising closely held businesses and their owners in the manufacturing, distribution, and forest products industries.

In addition to providing federal and state income tax services to companies operating in multistate and foreign jurisdictions, Steve provides consultation in the areas of business succession and transition planning, entity structure planning, M&A, and a variety of federal and state tax credits and incentives associated with R&D, export activities, and alternative energy projects and resources.

External Publications

  • "How Moss Adams Will Help Support the Portland Community in 2021 and Beyond" (Portland Business Journal, March 2021)
  • "What to Expect in 2020" (Portland Business Journal, December 2020)

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Don’t Count Portland Out
    (Portland Business Journal, April 2021)
  • CEOs Explore the Path Forward for Middle Market
    (Portland Business Journal)

Professional Affiliations

  • Advisory Board Member, University of Oregon Accounting Program
  • Board Member and Treasurer, Catholic Charities of Oregon
  • Ex Officio Board Member, Portland Business Alliance
  • Finance Council and Building Project Committee Member and Chair, St. Anthony Catholic Parish and School
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Strategic Plan Finance Committee Member, The Portland Archdiocese


  • BS, business accounting, University of Oregon

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