Best Firms to Work for 2012

Our annual list of the best workplaces in accounting

Meet the (very happy) staff of TaxOps, the No. 1 small accounting firm to work for in the U.S. Find more members of our annual list of the Best Accounting Firms to Work For in this slide show -- and see the whole list of 100 in our special report.

No. 3 Large Firm No. 3 Large Firm

Kearney & Co. / Alexandria, Va.

No. 3 Midsized Firm No. 3 Midsized Firm

Lutz & Co. / Omaha, Neb.

No. 3 Small Firm No. 3 Small Firm

DeLeon & Stang CPAs / Gaithersburg, Md.

No. 2 Large Firm No. 2 Large Firm

The Bonadio Group / Pittsford, N.Y.

No. 2 Midsized Firm No. 2 Midsized Firm

McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith / West Des Moines, Iowa

No. 2 Small Firm No. 2 Small Firm

Johnson Jacobson Wilcox / Las Vegas

No. 1 Large Firm No. 1 Large Firm

Kaufman, Rossin & Co. / Miami

No. 1 Midsized Firm No. 1 Midsized Firm

Porter Keadle Moore / Atlanta

No. 1 Small Firm No. 1 Small Firm

TaxOps / Lakewood, Colo.

The Worst Tax Clients in the World

Tax pros weigh in on who they most hate to see walk in the door

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Said No Client Ever ...

Things you never hear in accounting

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Accounting Movies Snubbed by the Oscars

Don’t expect to find these rarely seen accounting movies on Netflix or TCM. They never won more than a cult following, much less an Academy Award, perhaps because of an unfortunate resemblance to previous Oscar winners.

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Top 10 Year-End Tax-Planning Tips Your Clients Shouldn't Ignore

Grant Thornton LLP offers 10 tax tips for the end of calendar year 2015.

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Audit Risks to Look Out For

The CAQ highlights nine areas auditors will want to pay particular attention to in the next audit cycle

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7 Interview Tips to Win the Accounting Talent War

Finding qualified candidates is one of the main problems facing the accounting profession today, according to a recent survey by the AICPA. Tom Gimbel, founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, a staffing and recruiting firm based in Chicago, has seven tips to ensure firms identify the strongest candidates.

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The 2015 MP Elite

The fourth edition of our annual report highlights eight outstanding accounting firm leaders.

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Tax Extenders You Can Count On

Provisions that are likely to be passed – however late

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A Back-to-School Tax Break Refresher

A slideshow of education-related tax opportunities

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6 Strategies for a Stellar Site

Tips for improving your “online reception area”

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