Finding the best CPA can be a daunting task, especially in a big place like Louisiana. Not to worry though, we’ve got you covered because we have searched out the top accountants in Louisiana. We will also have helpful article to help plan finances, answer tax questions, and address those bookkeeping problems.
It is important to build a strong connection with your CPA so they can best benefit you and it is extremely important that whomever you are working with is someone you feel comfortable with. We highly suggest interviewing your potential accountants and getting to know them before picking the one that is perfect for you. Our list of the best accountants in Louisiana is a great place to start. Thanks to your continuous feedback we can ensure that others on our site get to find the top CPAs in their area.
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Baton Rouge, LA
Certified to practice Financial Forensics and a Certified Fraud Examiner, Jeffrey Aucoin has managed numerous fraud investigations including embezzlement schemes, insurance fraud, employee theft and misappropriation of assets. He also provides litigation support services at the HORNE LLP firm.
Baton Rouge, LA
David Winkler has been in the accounting industry for more than 30 years and has worked with a variety of clients including medical practices, engineering and distribution companies. He has also been working with closely-held businesses, assisting them in understanding issues that affect the profitability of the business, and the use of debt and equity to maximize new business opportunities.
Alice Frazier has more than 20 years of tax and accounting experience with a concentration in estate planning, family offices, physician/service group compensation, and oil & gas and partnership taxation. She is known for receiving the Louisiana Society of CPA’s Award of Excellence for earning the highest total score of first time Louisiana CPA candidates on the May 1984 exam.
Edgar Giles has more than 30 years of experience as a consultant and Certified Public Accountant. He is also the founder of the Edgar Giles, LLC CPA firm and includes prominent companies involved in manufacturing, petroleum exploration, and marine operations as his clients.
She has 20 years of extensive experience in public accounting and has helped many entrepreneurs and small business owners establish successful enterprises. She is also a Certified Financial Planner practitioner and is a licensed securities professional having passed all of the requirements for her NASD Series 7 and NASAA Series 66 licenses.
Baton Rouge, LA
He has more than 40 years of experience in public accounting and is currently specializing in providing organizational accounting and tax issue guidance to governmental and healthcare organizations. He is also currently providing public accounting consult to a variety of client industries and is one of the founding partners of Faulk & Winkler.
He has more than 20 years experience in being a Certified Public Accountant, a Notary Public, a Certified Fraud Examiner, and a Certified Valuation Analyst. Chris Rainey was previously an Internal Revenue Agent with the U.S. Department of Treasury, Internal Revenue Service.
Rita Hummingbird, in CPA practice for almost 30 years, has also served as president of the Estate Planning Council of Shreveport and participated on the Louisiana Tax Conference Committee. In addition, she is currently serving on the Board of Directors of LSUHSC Foundation as treasurer.
James Banfill’s background work experience in public accounting includes tax, audit, accounting system, tax compliance, and general business consulting. Retail companies, physician practices, construction companies, foreign investors, and farming entities are some examples of clients he has already served.
At the Darnall, Sikes, Gardes & Frederick CPA firm, he is the partner in charge of the Morgan City branch and manages the firm’s Information Technology Committee and Tax Committee. He focuses primarily on providing services such as tax planning and compliance for both corporations and individuals. Numerous governmental and not-for-profit clients have also been assisted by John Armato.