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Melissa Burr
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Delap Headquarters

5885 Meadows Road, No. 200
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

Melissa J. Burr

Partner | CPA

Education: Portland State University, Post Baccalaureate Accounting, 2006 | University of Oregon, B.S. Psychology, Minor Business, 2000

As the leader of Delap’s tax practice, Melissa provides tax and accounting services for private, closely held businesses and individuals. Her adept skill, combined with her tax expertise, allows her to stay connected to clients throughout the year by providing various accounting, support, and year-end planning services.

Melissa’s industry focus is small and mid-sized businesses, pass-through entities, professional service entities, family owned businesses, and individuals. She works closely with her team to ensure tax returns are completed in a timely fashion and provides a range of compliance and consulting services.

Prior to joining Delap, Melissa worked at an accounting firm in Salem for three years. She also served as the executive assistant for a lobbyist for over four years prior to pursuing a career in public accounting.

Melissa is a native Oregonian. Outside the firm, she participates in various charitable events throughout the year. When she is not spending time with her husband, two daughters, and their dog, she also enjoys outdoor activities and attending sporting events.


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Practice Emphasis

  • Leader of the firm’s tax service line
  • Income taxation, business consulting, and planning
  • Small and mid-sized businesses
  • Pass-through entities and individuals
  • Professional service entities
  • Closely held and family owned businesses
  • High net worth clients

Community Involvement

  • Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Oregon Food Bank, Volunteer