PORTLAND, Maine (July 18, 2023) The Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Favreau, Principal at BerryDunn to Vice President for 2023 -2024.

With over twenty years of experience providing federal and state tax consulting and compliance services, Jason works with the leaders of closely-held businesses across the country to minimize their overall tax burden. A skilled Certified Public Accountant, he provides technical expertise to clients focused in the real estate development and senior living industries as well as a variety of businesses operating within private equity structures.

Jason is a Principal in BerryDunn’s Tax Services team leading the Real Estate practice for the firm with services including Historic Tax Credit planning, §1031 Like-kind exchanges, and cost segregation studies. He specializes in Partnership taxation and Mergers & Acquisitions providing proactive advice and transactional consulting to his clients with complex equity structures.

Already an active member of MEREDA, Jason joined the MEREDA board in 2013 and the following year, was named as chair of the Membership & Marketing Committee, a position he has held for 10 years. Jason will remain on the Membership & Marketing Committee now serving as its co-chair. Jason was selected to receive MEREDA’s Volunteer of the Year Award in 2015.

“We are very appreciative of Jason’s commitment to MEREDA and its mission. His dedication and tireless efforts have played an integral role in advancing our organization’s goals and objectives”, said Shelly R. Clark, MEREDA’s Executive Director.

For further information, please contact the MEREDA Office at 207-874-0801 or visit www.dev.mereda.org.