Chris Oppliger


Director of Tax Planning

(402) 691-4482

Chris Oppliger_200As Carson Wealth’s Director of Tax Planning, Chris provides proactive tax planning services to his tax clients throughout the year through constant communication and discussion of tax savings opportunities whenever they occur and when tax laws change.

Chris brings over 30 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant with extensive knowledge in taxation of family-owned and closely held businesses as well as executive tax planning. Chris also focuses on estate and family wealth planning. Prior to joining Carson Wealth, Chris was a tax partner with a Central Nebraska CPA firm for more than 25 years and was responsible for S corporations, C corporations, Trusts, Partnerships (LLC's) and individual income tax planning and preparation.

Chris grew up on a farm west of Columbus, NE near Silver Creek and graduated from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a BSBA degree in Accounting. He has been in the public accounting profession for almost 30 years and first learned federal income tax law while employed by the U.S. Treasury, upon graduation from college.

Chris now lives in Omaha with his wife, Lynne. He enjoys walking, hiking, fishing, attending concerts and spending time with his four grandchildren.

Get to know Chris

Favorite movie: Lincoln

Place Chris would most like to visit: Yosemite National Park

Biggest accomplishment: Marrying his wife