Meet Our Team

Meet Our Firm:

Buchholz & Garber, LLC is a full-service Certified Public Accounting firm licensed in Oregon.

Charles (Chuck) E. Buchholz has been in public practice since 1975. In 1986, he started Charles E. Buchholz, LLC and has since grown the firm to a staff of nine. In 2011, Jared I. Garber was promoted to partner, and the firm name was changed to Buchholz & Garber, LLC.

Over the past twenty seven years, we have gained, and continue to develop, an expertise in corporate operations, including taxation and filing requirements, small business setup and design, not-for-profit operations, budget management, as well as tax planning and management.

We strongly encourage ongoing communication regarding all aspects of our clients' business operations and financial considerations. We feel our expertise will develop suggestions and solutions that are meaningful and helpful to your clients.  Our goal is to provide quality information that benefits our clients and allows them to fully explore the tax implications. We strive to aid in their ability to maintain successful business operations....all at a reasonable cost.

We would be happy to answer any questions about us, so please explore our website or click the contact button to request specific information. Thank you for visiting us!

Meet Our Partners:


Charles E. Buchholz, CPA

Chuck is the managing partner of Buchholz & Garber, LLC, and a native Oregonian. He graduated from Elmira High School and went on to join the U.S. Navy. He was a Sonar Technician (trusted with top secret security clearance) aboard an attack submarine. He was honorably discharged in November 1970.

He then went on to attend the University of Oregon and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting with a minor in Economics. He entered the public accounting field in 1975, and  eagerly started his own firm in 1986. Chuck continues to supply the firm with his years of invaluable experience by specializing in providing the tax, accounting, and advisory needs of our business and individuals clients. 

In his spare time, you'll find Chuck spending time with his grandchildren, watching and actively following college football (specifically the Ducks), golfing, and exploring the high desert in central and eastern Oregon.

Chuck is currently a member of Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

For a more detailed version of Chuck's Curriculum Vitae, click the following link. Curriculum Vitae

Jared I Garber, CPA

Jared, also a native Oregonian, has been in public practice since 2003. He has worked for Chuck and his clients since 2007 and later was brought on as a partner in 2011, forming Buchholz & Garber, LLC. During his time in public practice, he has gained valuable experience, knowledge, and appreciation of the various pressures facing individuals and their businesses.  

Jared graduated from the University of Oregon, Lundquist College of Business, with a Masters of Accounting degree, a Bachelor's in Business Administration, and minor in Economics. He has experience in business, fiduciary, estate, and individual tax preparation. Additionally, he is experienced in financial statement preparation and reporting in various industries.

He is a member of the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Jared is devoted to providing high quality service through sound practices, professionalism, and commitment to our clients.