Employee Profiles

Steven Haynes E.A., President


Steven Haynes is a graduate of Colby College with a Masters in Business Administration from Boston College and is an enrolled agent. He has been preparing taxes since 1992 as the founder and president of EBPI. Even though he has grown the firm from a one person, single location operation to its present three locations and staff of nine, he still prepares over 500 tax returns each tax season.

Mary Anne Paradise E.A., Wellesley Manager


Mary Anne is an enrolled agent and has been in the tax business for over 25 years. She has been with EBPI almost from its inception. She handles a majority of the tax returns prepared in the Wellesley office and is our QuickBooks advisor. Having become an enrolled agent with the IRS Mary Anne is a highly qualified tax preparer with a loyal following.

Cheryl Morse E.A., Easton Manager

DSC_7068 cheryl crop (002)

Cheryl Morse joined EBPI in late 1999 having worked 17 years for H&R Block. As an enrolled agent she was one of the expert preparers and instructors for Block's Eastern Massachusetts offices. Managing the North Easton office she prepares over 700 returns each year. Cheryl is a national instructor for the NATP (national Association of Tax Professionals) and the director of The University of Massachusetts tax school and was member of the IRS Taxpayer Advocacy Panel.

Beth Barrett, Tax Preparer and Bookkeeper

Beth Photo

Beth joined EBPI at the end of 2017. She is an experienced bookkeeper and has a strong background in IT support.

Patricia Falanga, Payroll Manager


Patricia Falanga joined EBPI in June of 2012 having worked as an accountant, in various industries, for more than 20 years. Patricia is responsible for all payroll clients.

Irene Cheng, Bookkeeper


Irene joined EBPI in the Fall of 2015. She has an accounting degree from Suffolk University and a background that includes State Street Bank and the TSA. She is proficient with QuickBooks and is most comfortable with numbers.

Michele Lewry, North Easton Staff


Michele joined EBPI’s Raynham office in 2010 as a part-time receptionist. She is a graduate of the Katherine Gibbs School as well as being a valuable part of the EBPI team, Michele works as a secretary in the Taunton High School Guidance Department.

In addition to greeting clients and scheduling appointments, she quickly increased her responsibilities. She is responsible for the daily electronic filing of all tax returns. As part of those duties she tracks all government responses to those filings, follows up with clients as necessary, mails required paperwork to the IRS, and knowledgeably answers client inquiries regarding the filing of their returns.

EMail: Michelle@ebpi.com

Michele Ferrreira, North Easton Staff


Michele became our full-time administrative assistant in 2015.She holds a Graphic Arts Certificate from Bristol Plymouth Technical High School. Michele puts her graphic art talent to work for another seasonal business, and then is available to help us out during tax season.

Michele efficiently answers calls and schedules appointments for the Easton and Weymouth offices. She also greats clients, handles customer service, while providing limitless support in all administrative areas for EBPI.

EMail: Michele@ebpi.com

General Mail Box: