William Steele, CPA, MST


William Steele headshot

Bill joined Baker Newman Noyes with the rest of the William Steele & Associates team in January 2015 as a tax principal in our Manchester office. He concentrates on tax planning for closely-held businesses and their owners, including mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, state tax planning and generational transfers. Prior to founding William Steele & Associates in 1984, Bill was a tax partner with a Big 4 firm.

Bill earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1971 and his master’s of science in taxation in 1974 from Bentley University.

Three Things You Don’t Know About Me

  • I usually start my work day by taking my granddaughter to the bus.
  • I took my wife to my high school senior prom.
  • I enjoy operating heavy equipment.

Business Activities:

Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Member, New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants

Volunteer/Service Activities:

Past Trustee &  Chairman, Elliot Health System

Past Trustee, Member &  Chairman, Manchester YMCA

Co-Chairman, Manchester Historic Association Capital Campaign

Trustee &  Chairman, Bean Foundation

Founding Member, Greater Manchester Regional Foun


William S. Greene Award from Elliot Hospital