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Welcome to Smith & Howard

Headquartered in Atlanta, Smith & Howard is a top Atlanta CPA firm providing a wide range of services, including assurance, tax, accounting and advisory services. Our business clients range from start-ups to large, established businesses that operate across the U.S. and internationally. We also have a strong nonprofit client family, including many of Georgia's most respected organizations. By extension, we also serve the tax, accounting and advisory needs of the owners and executives of businesses.

Recognized this year as the number one firm in the nation among the elite 50 Best of the Best CPA firms by INSIDE Public Accounting, as a Top Accounting Firm to Work For by Accounting Today and as a Top Atlanta Work Place by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution for five consecutive years, we bring a national scope of services with a personal, responsive service approach and a team of smart, dedicated professionals that work with clients year after year.

Our reputation and standards for excellence, as set forth in our Values are supported by the high regard in which our clients and associates hold us, the historical results of our peer reviews under the AICPA standards and our PCAOB compliance. 

We frequently provide updated information on topics of interest to individuals as well as to industry sectors, including manufacturing, distribution, nonprofit, real estate, technology and construction. Our most recent articles, blog posts and news items can be found below, or you can access our full library of blog posts here and articles here

 

Latest News & Media

Tax

Overview

As consumers we’re all familiar with the concept of paying sales tax for the goods...

Leadership Lessons

Lessons Learned on Starting and Growing a Successful Career in One Place

Contributed by Sean Taylor,...

Leadership Lessons

The dictionary defines a bulldozer as a “large, powerful tractor having a vertical blade at the front end for...

S&H Team

For the fifth consecutive year, Smith  & Howard, an Atlanta CPA firm, has been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta...

S&H Team

Applications for the 2015 Leadership Institute are now being accepted. The 10th Annual Leadership Institute for...

Tax

In a recent decision, the Georgia Tax Tribunal held that a Georgia resident taxpayer was entitled to deduct pass-...

Tax

While failing to plan may be the the most common mistake in estate planning, creating a plan that is too complex or...

Tax

Here’s a quick list of the three things you should know about...

Accounting/Audit

Start planning now for revenue recognition changes

Note: This article, originally published September 2014...

Latest News & Media

Tax
Overview As consumers we’re all familiar with the concept of paying sales tax for the...
Leadership Lessons
Lessons Learned on Starting and Growing a Successful Career in One Place Contributed by Sean Taylor, Partner with Smith & Howard Two...
Leadership Lessons
The dictionary defines a bulldozer as a “large, powerful tractor having a vertical blade at the front end for moving earth, tree, stumps,...
S&H Team
For the fifth consecutive year, Smith & Howard, an Atlanta CPA firm, has been named a...
S&H Team
Applications for the 2015 Leadership Institute are now being accepted. The 10th Annual...

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