My goal is to provide exceptional client service and achieve successful tax results for clients, especially on audits.

Jennifer Ward is known for her expert handling of estate and gift tax returns. She specializes in helping clients stay compliant with and maximize the benefits of estate, gifts and trust laws.

Jennifer brings her clients exceptional customer service. She uses her knowledge of the estate, gift and tax laws to assist her clients with next level planning and easily handles complex returns. She’s the go to person in her department for all gift tax return questions.

Before joining Henry+Horne in 2007, Jennifer worked as a Manager in Personal Financial Services Consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers where she assisted high net worth individuals and executives with income, estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer tax matters as well as financial planning needs.

Jennifer graduated from Wayne State University in Detroit with her Master of Laws in Taxation and received her Juris Doctor from Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, AL. Jennifer also graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN with her Bachelor of Arts in French.

When she’s not working, Jennifer enjoys baking, reading, her book clubs, yoga, and spending time with her son.


  • Michigan State Bar
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Notre Dame Preparatory Forever Saints Alumni Association
  • Notre Dame Preparatory High School Mother’s Guild
    • Various clubs and committees
  • Scottsdale Estate Planners
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Valley Estate Planners

Articles by Jennifer

Arizona's 2020 Charitable Tax Credits
November 2020
2019 Year End Tax Planning
November 2019