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 in countries around the globe. 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 four 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. 

Please read our Latest News and Media below for recent leadership blog posts, news and articles on matters affecting manufacturing, distribution, nonprofits, real estate, technology and other sectors.

Latest News & Media

Leadership Lessons

You win some and you lose some. How you deal with wins and losses will determine quite a bit of your success....

Accounting/Audit

Start planning now for revenue recognition changes.

Word has gotten around that the rules for revenue...

Accounting/Audit

Audit professionals, CFOs and CEOs and other stakeholders of all companies should find long-awaited clarity and...

Case Studies

September 2, 2014: Georgia’s Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) — a reading of economic activity in the state’s...

Company Culture

Guest post by Julie Barnes, Director of Marketing

When...

Company Culture

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S&H Team

Georgia Gives Day: Nonprofits Register by October 1

The Georgia Center for Nonprofits has...

S&H Team
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Tax

Whether you are clergy member or are responsible for payroll...

S&H Team

Phone scams, in which criminals pose as IRS agents to attempt to get unsuspecting taxpayers to reveal personal...

Tax

The Georgia International Business Index (GIBI) Report is underwritten by the...

Commercial Lenders

Certain borrowers that lease assets from related parties may now qualify for an alternative accounting method under...

Leadership Lessons

Guest Post by Debbie Torrance, Partner with Smith & Howard

I started...

How To

Data Analysts for Social Good is excited to present its next Master Class. These one day intensives are designed to...

Leadership Lessons

Guest post by Whitney Cheesbro, CPA and member of Smith &...

Tax

Commercial developers, landlords and brokerage teams are all looking for ways to build and promote sustainability...

Latest News & Media

Leadership Lessons
You win some and you lose some. How you deal with wins and losses will determine quite a bit of your success. Billy Horschel won the FedEx...
Accounting/Audit
Start planning now for revenue recognition changes. Word has gotten around that the rules...
Accounting/Audit
Audit professionals, CFOs and CEOs and other stakeholders of all companies should find...
Case Studies
September 2, 2014: Georgia’s Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) — a reading of economic...
Company Culture
Guest post by Julie Barnes, Director of Marketing When I joined Smith & Howard in late 1993, I was an administrative assistant, we had...

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Events

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Our Service Offerings

Accounting

At the very core of a successfully run business (and an efficient audit or tax engagement...

Assurance

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

Financial Planning

The hallmark of successful financial planning is the development of a road map that...

Tax

Many of our clients work with us through their entire business lifecycle – from inception...