Benchmarking Report

Benchmarking Report



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 The INSIDE Public Accounting National Benchmarking Report


The 2017 IPA National Benchmarking Report is now available.

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For more than two decades, IPA’s Benchmarking Report has been one of the most thorough, complete and insightful analyses of CPA firms in the U.S. The report is well-respected throughout the profession for being independent, accurate and confidential. The annual IPA Survey and Analysis of Firms, the data source for the benchmarking report, is one of the longest-running MAP surveys in the nation.

How does your firm rate compared to your peers? Where does your firm rank among the largest firms in the nation? Which firms will be named to the Best of the Best list?

Help uncover trends, issues and opportunities by participating in the annual IPA Survey and Analysis of Firms.

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The INSIDE Public Accounting National Benchmarking Report covers:

Net Income per Partner
Partner Compensation
Administrative Salaries
Marketing Staff Salaries
Staff Charge Hours
Fees by Niche
Service Mix
Staff Salaries
Partner Workloads
Marketing Costs
Partner Retirement Issues
Training Requirements
Personnel Costs
Partner Charge Hours
Fees/Charge Hour
IT Staff Salaries
Growth Trends
Retirement Plans


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