INDUSTRIES

Our professional and talented staff has years of hands-on experience working with North Idaho and Coeur d’Alene businesses in a variety of industries for consulting, accounting, and financial services.

This inside perspective and insight by industry helps our team develop strategic plans for nearly any kind of small to medium business in the North Idaho and Coeur d’Alene area. Clients get one-on-one relationships with their Magnuson, McHugh and Company representative. This creates a unique understanding and partnership that only a local, trusted firm can provide.

From bookkeeping to payroll, and Quickbooks to taxes and more, our team has the knowledge you need to propel business growth and accomplish goals. Combine that with our pulse on local business trends and the economy, and you get North Idaho and Coeur d’Alene’s premier consulting and financial services.

Reach out to one of our industries specialists below for a business growth analysis to see how our consulting and financial services could benefit you. Don’t see your industry below? Contact our client services team here to see if we have a specialist available for your industry.

Remember, our most important business is your success.

GOVERNMENT & NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Serving government and not-for-profit organizations is rewarding and fulfilling for our team. Our clients include religious, social service and other charitable organizations.

CONTACT US REGARDING GOVERNMENT & NOT-FOR-PROFIT

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Michelle is a third generation Coeur d’Alene resident and proudly serves as President of Magnuson, McHugh & Company. She graduated from the University of Arizona in 1990, and joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 1995. Her current areas of focus include individual and business taxation as well as developing a practice in medical, dental consulting and business valuations.  Michelle also has nearly 20 years’ experience in governmental accounting and auditing.

She currently serves as Treasurer of the North Idaho College Foundation. In her free time, she enjoys golfing, snow skiing, traveling and spending time with her husband and children.

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Sydney Soppe

Sydney Soppe

Sydney joined our firm in 2021 after serving on our staff as an Audit Intern for two years.  A Boise native and a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Boise State University, she is also a Summa Cum Laude Business graduate of Idaho State University.  Aside from her duties at Magnuson McHugh, Sydney is also involved in Coeur d’Alene’s Women In Business organization.

Sydney Soppe

Korby Baker

Korby Baker

Korby joined the firm in 2010. She graduated from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor of Science in Business.

Korby Baker

CONSTRUCTION

Our construction industry specialists take pride in helping you do the right things to build your business so you can stay focused on building things for others. We have the most up-to-date knowledge on tax codes and credits that your business needs to take advantage of.

CONTACT US REGARDING CONSTRUCTION

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 2010, after obtaining a BS in Accountancy and Finance from the University of Idaho in 2008 and a MS in Accountancy with an emphasis in Taxation from Boise State University in 2010.

Anthony was born and raised in Coeur d’Alene, where he and his wife are now raising their daughter. He also enjoys challenging friends on the basketball court.

Anthony Oss, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike has a Bachelor of Accountancy, Cum Laude from North Dakota State University. Prior to joining the Firm he served as senior manager in the Tax Department at Eide Bailly LLP, Boise, ID. His professional designations include CPA Licenses in Idaho and North Dakota.

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Matt Peterson joined the firm in November 2016. He graduated from Master’s College Santa Clarita, CA, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a finance emphasis and received his MBA in Accounting from Cal State University in San Bernardino, CA.

He’s worked as an accountant since 2007 and became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 2010.

He’s the secretary-treasurer for the non-profit Treeport EAA, Chapter 1554, and has been named the designated CPA for the non-profit Orange Heart Fund. 

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Tad Johnson, CPA

Tad Johnson, CPA

Tad joined the firm in October 2018 and came to the team with over seven years of experience in public accounting. He also has experience in financial reporting. Tad holds a CPA license in both Idaho and Minnesota.

His education includes a B.S. in Accounting from St. Cloud State University and an M.S. in Accountancy from the University of St. Thomas. Originally from Minnesota, Tad relocated to North Idaho in 2017.

He enjoys being involved in the community and is currently a member of the Coeur d’Alene Sunrise Rotary, a board member of the Idaho Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and volunteers with Backcountry Hunters & Anglers.

Tad Johnson, CPA

HEALTHCARE

Save time and money on financial management of your medical or dental practice by partnering with our trusted professionals. We stay current with all related industry laws and regulations, as well as the tools needed to implement them, so you can stay focused on your practice and helping people.

CONTACT US REGARDING HEALTHCARE

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Michelle is a third generation Coeur d’Alene resident and proudly serves as President of Magnuson, McHugh & Company. She graduated from the University of Arizona in 1990, and joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 1995. Her current areas of focus include individual and business taxation as well as developing a practice in medical, dental consulting and business valuations.  Michelle also has nearly 20 years’ experience in governmental accounting and auditing.

She currently serves as Treasurer of the North Idaho College Foundation. In her free time, she enjoys golfing, snow skiing, traveling and spending time with her husband and children.

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Shelby Harding

Shelby Harding

Shelby joined the firm in May 2021. This well-traveled Spokane native is a graduate of Keele University in the United Kingdom and Whitworth University in Spokane. She was previously an Administrative Assistant in Dermatology and Imaging and an Editor/Contributor to Concourse Magazine and the Whitworthian.

Outside of work, she’s involved in the Keele University USA Alumni group and actively supports the Kootenai Humane Society and the Shriner’s Hospital.

Shelby Harding

Nicole Potter, CPA

Nicole Potter, CPA

Nicole started with the firm in November 2017. She graduated from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. She was previously with an accounting firm in Spokane and has twelve years of experience in tax and accounting.

Nicole Potter, CPA

REAL ESTATE

Let our seasoned professionals develop a comprehensive strategy and services that will resolve any issues you face during acquisition, development, holding and selling. We’d be pleased to be a trusted partner for your real estate team.

CONTACT US REGARDING REAL ESTATE

Tori Gray, CPA

Tori Gray, CPA

Tori Gray was born in North Idaho and grew up here and in Montana. She has deep roots in Kootenai County, with a large local extended family. After graduating from the University of Montana, Tori joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 1992. In addition to her consistent focus on tax services, Tori became CEO of the Company in 2011.

She has also been very active in professional affairs, serving in various roles with the American Institute of CPAs, the Idaho Society of CPAs, and the Idaho State Board of Accountancy. Locally, she has served with various civic groups, most notably a long-time association with Sunrise Rotary. In her spare time, Tori enjoys traveling and spending time with family including her husband, his children and grandchildren.

Tori Gray, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 2010, after obtaining a BS in Accountancy and Finance from the University of Idaho in 2008 and a MS in Accountancy with an emphasis in Taxation from Boise State University in 2010.

Anthony was born and raised in Coeur d’Alene, where he and his wife are now raising their daughter. He also enjoys challenging friends on the basketball court.

Anthony Oss, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike has a Bachelor of Accountancy, Cum Laude from North Dakota State University. Prior to joining the Firm he served as senior manager in the Tax Department at Eide Bailly LLP, Boise, ID. His professional designations include CPA Licenses in Idaho and North Dakota.

Mike Schaffer, CPA

AGRICULTURE

Sowing a plan for producing agricultural success is no easy task. That’s why for more than 60 years, our has committed to ongoing research to help our local and regional farmers, producers and distribution companies find ways to maximize deductions and use tax benefits.

CONTACT US REGARDING AGRICULTURE

Tad Johnson, CPA

Tad Johnson, CPA

Tad joined the firm in October 2018 and came to the team with over seven years of experience in public accounting. He also has experience in financial reporting. Tad holds a CPA license in both Idaho and Minnesota.

His education includes a B.S. in Accounting from St. Cloud State University and an M.S. in Accountancy from the University of St. Thomas. Originally from Minnesota, Tad relocated to North Idaho in 2017.

He enjoys being involved in the community and is currently a member of the Coeur d’Alene Sunrise Rotary, a board member of the Idaho Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and volunteers with Backcountry Hunters & Anglers.

Tad Johnson, CPA

MANUFACTURING & DISTRIBUTION

With the recent tax law changes, our experts c
an make sure your manufacturing or distribution business is taking full advantage of all the incentives available. Your business will benefit greatly from a strategic plan that effectively controls inventory, cash flow and achieves the lowest tax costs possible.

CONTACT US REGARDING MANUFACTURING & DISTRIBUTION

Tori Gray, CPA

Tori Gray, CPA

Tori Gray was born in North Idaho and grew up here and in Montana. She has deep roots in Kootenai County, with a large local extended family. After graduating from the University of Montana, Tori joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 1992. In addition to her consistent focus on tax services, Tori became CEO of the Company in 2011.

She has also been very active in professional affairs, serving in various roles with the American Institute of CPAs, the Idaho Society of CPAs, and the Idaho State Board of Accountancy. Locally, she has served with various civic groups, most notably a long-time association with Sunrise Rotary. In her spare time, Tori enjoys traveling and spending time with family including her husband, his children and grandchildren.

Tori Gray, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 2010, after obtaining a BS in Accountancy and Finance from the University of Idaho in 2008 and a MS in Accountancy with an emphasis in Taxation from Boise State University in 2010.

Anthony was born and raised in Coeur d’Alene, where he and his wife are now raising their daughter. He also enjoys challenging friends on the basketball court.

Anthony Oss, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike has a Bachelor of Accountancy, Cum Laude from North Dakota State University. Prior to joining the Firm he served as senior manager in the Tax Department at Eide Bailly LLP, Boise, ID. His professional designations include CPA Licenses in Idaho and North Dakota.

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Matt Peterson joined the firm in November 2016. He graduated from Master’s College Santa Clarita, CA, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a finance emphasis and received his MBA in Accounting from Cal State University in San Bernardino, CA.

He’s worked as an accountant since 2007 and became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 2010.

He’s the secretary-treasurer for the non-profit Treeport EAA, Chapter 1554, and has been named the designated CPA for the non-profit Orange Heart Fund. 

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

No matter if you’re an architect or a lawyer, or anything in between – you want to spend your time and talent doing what you do best, not getting bogged down in financial management things. Let us help keep your business on track with one our experienced experts.

CONTACT US REGARDING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

Dan Parsley

Dan Parsley

Dan is a 4th generation North Idaho native that joined our firm in January 2022.

With a BAS degree in Accounting, Dan was formerly employed by Myer & Stauffer LC in Kansas City, Missouri, specializing in Medicare and Medicaid Auditing.

Dan Parsley

Jeannette Alegria

Jeannette Alegria

Jeannette is a Coeur d’Alene native who joined the firm in October 2022. She graduated Magna Cum
Laude with a Bachelor’s in Accounting from Lewis-Clark State College and was formerly a Corporate
Accountant for a publicly traded company.

Jeannette Alegria

Natalie Grace

Natalie Grace

A relatively new arrival to North Idaho, Natalie started with Magnuson McHugh in July 2022. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Southern New Hampshire University and is pursuing a Master’s in Accountancy at Boise State University.

Natalie Grace

Tori Gray, CPA

Tori Gray, CPA

Tori Gray was born in North Idaho and grew up here and in Montana. She has deep roots in Kootenai County, with a large local extended family. After graduating from the University of Montana, Tori joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 1992. In addition to her consistent focus on tax services, Tori became CEO of the Company in 2011.

She has also been very active in professional affairs, serving in various roles with the American Institute of CPAs, the Idaho Society of CPAs, and the Idaho State Board of Accountancy. Locally, she has served with various civic groups, most notably a long-time association with Sunrise Rotary. In her spare time, Tori enjoys traveling and spending time with family including her husband, his children and grandchildren.

Tori Gray, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss, CPA

Anthony Oss joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 2010, after obtaining a BS in Accountancy and Finance from the University of Idaho in 2008 and a MS in Accountancy with an emphasis in Taxation from Boise State University in 2010.

Anthony was born and raised in Coeur d’Alene, where he and his wife are now raising their daughter. He also enjoys challenging friends on the basketball court.

Anthony Oss, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Mike has a Bachelor of Accountancy, Cum Laude from North Dakota State University. Prior to joining the Firm he served as senior manager in the Tax Department at Eide Bailly LLP, Boise, ID. His professional designations include CPA Licenses in Idaho and North Dakota.

Mike Schaffer, CPA

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Matt Peterson joined the firm in November 2016. He graduated from Master’s College Santa Clarita, CA, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a finance emphasis and received his MBA in Accounting from Cal State University in San Bernardino, CA.

He’s worked as an accountant since 2007 and became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in 2010.

He’s the secretary-treasurer for the non-profit Treeport EAA, Chapter 1554, and has been named the designated CPA for the non-profit Orange Heart Fund. 

Matt Peterson, CPA & CFP

Tad Johnson, CPA

Tad Johnson, CPA

Tad joined the firm in October 2018 and came to the team with over seven years of experience in public accounting. He also has experience in financial reporting. Tad holds a CPA license in both Idaho and Minnesota.

His education includes a B.S. in Accounting from St. Cloud State University and an M.S. in Accountancy from the University of St. Thomas. Originally from Minnesota, Tad relocated to North Idaho in 2017.

He enjoys being involved in the community and is currently a member of the Coeur d’Alene Sunrise Rotary, a board member of the Idaho Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and volunteers with Backcountry Hunters & Anglers.

Tad Johnson, CPA

RETAIL & HOSPITALITY

Your business moves at a fast pace, and our experts are on board to keep up with the solutions you need. From QuickBooks to full-service payroll, and even our CFO for Hire service.

CONTACT US REGARDING RETAIL & HOSPITALITY

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Michelle is a third generation Coeur d’Alene resident and proudly serves as President of Magnuson, McHugh & Company. She graduated from the University of Arizona in 1990, and joined Magnuson, McHugh & Company in 1995. Her current areas of focus include individual and business taxation as well as developing a practice in medical, dental consulting and business valuations.  Michelle also has nearly 20 years’ experience in governmental accounting and auditing.

She currently serves as Treasurer of the North Idaho College Foundation. In her free time, she enjoys golfing, snow skiing, traveling and spending time with her husband and children.

Michelle Schini Haneline, CPA

Nicole Potter, CPA

Nicole Potter, CPA

Nicole started with the firm in November 2017. She graduated from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. She was previously with an accounting firm in Spokane and has twelve years of experience in tax and accounting.

Nicole Potter, CPA

Daniell Alworth

Daniell Alworth

Since joining the Company in 2011, Daniell has been working on her associates degree at North Idaho College and plans to pursue further education after that at Lewis Clark State College. She is a North Idaho native.

Daniell Alworth