Barbara J. Luksik, CPA

Senior Manager

Barbara joined BPS in 1994. Since beginning her career in public accounting, she has gained extensive experience in planning and consulting with clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, professional services, telecommunications, and technology.

Barbara's primary focus is closely held businesses and their owners and multi-state corporate and partnership taxation. She successfully completed the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Certificate of Educational Achievement program for Tax Planning & Advising for Closely Held Businesses. Prior to BPS, Barbara was a senior tax accountant with a leading U.S. accounting firm.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Closely Held Business
  • Multi-State Corporate and Partnership Taxation
  • Partnership and Limited Liability Company Taxation
  • S-Corporation Taxation
  • Individual Tax Planning and Compliance

Industry Expertise:

  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Technology
  • Family Corporations
  • Family Partnerships

Professional Involvement:

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Member, South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Central Chapter of the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Former Chair, Columbia Tax Study Group
  • Co-Founder, Professional Women's Network of the Midlands
  • Former Member, Women Excelling in Business

Community Involvement:

  • Treasurer - Special Projects and Board Member, Rotary Club of Forest Acrss
  • Member, Finance Committe, St. Michael and All Angels’ Episcopal Church
  • Former Member, Mission Council, St. Michael and All Angels’ Episcopal Church
  • Former Treasurer, Indian Waters Council of the Boy Scouts of America
  • Former District Committee Member, Congaree District, Indian Waters Council of the Boy Scouts of America
  • Former Board Member, Friends of the Richland County Public Library