Shirley Irons Faist CPA

"It is never too late to be what you might have been." — George Elliot.

Shirley Irons Faist CPA


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Ms Faist’s areas of practice are Estate and Trust Planning and Individual and Business Tax Consulting.

Ms Faist began her career with Ernst & Young and then co-founded the firm of Smith, Faist, Roberts & Co. She merged with Kerkering Barberio in 2002.


  • University of Florida
    B.A. in English

Licenses / Certifications

  • Florida Certified Public Accountant

Organization Involvement

  • All Faiths Food Bank Foundation, Inc.
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
  • Leadership Sarasota – Alumni
  • Southwest Florida Estate Planning Council – Past President and Member

Contact Us

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Our Locations

Sarasota Office
1990 Main Street, Suite 801
Sarasota, FL 34236
Phone: 941.365.4617
Toll Free: 800.966.8676
Fax: 941.954.3207

Lakewood Ranch Office
9423 Town Center Parkway
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Phone: 941.365.4617

Tampa Office
4350 West Cypress Street
Meridian One, Suite 930
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: 813.675.8800

Lets Get Started.



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