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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. Many of these individuals and families are also clients of Smith & Howard Wealth Management, a  wealth management firm serving as the family's CFO. 

Recognized for two consecutive years (2014 and 2015) as the number one firm in the nation by INSIDE Public Accounting and as a Top Accounting Firm to Work For by Accounting Today, 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 articles here

Latest News & Media


On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, Georgia’s Governor Nathan Deal signed House Bill 61 into law. House Bill 61 requires online...


The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) brings many changes to nonprofits. For example, the TCJA changes the overall method...

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Smith & Howard has been named one of the 2017 Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work For, marking the...


In continuation of our series on the impact of Accounting Standards Update 2016-14, Presentation of Financial...


On Monday, December 12, 2016 the Supreme Court refused to hear a case challenging a Colorado law that requires...


As the dust settles from President-elect Donald Trump’s historic victory and the accompanying Republican sweep of...

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As the dust settles from President-elect Donald Trump’s historic victory and the...

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Assurance Services

Quality, reliable audited financial statements have never been more important. In fact,...

Financial Search & Placement

Finding quality financial professionals for your business is a challenge under the best...