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INSIDE Public Accounting provides firm leaders with innovative concepts to improve their firms. IPA’s goal is to assist accounting firm leaders in making their firms more efficient, growth-minded, profitable and forward-looking.

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BENCHMARKING

IPA offers four specialized, in-depth practice management surveys and reports for the accounting profession.

NEWSLETTER

The IPA monthly newsletter is the award-winning publication that offers “INSIDER information” for the innovative accounting firm. 

TOP FIRMS

IPA annually ranks the largest public accounting firms based on participating firms’ net revenues – from the multi-billion-dollar, U.S.-based Big 4 to the $5 million firm.

TRAINING

Engage IPA for a webinar or an in-person engagement at your next partner retreat, firmwide meeting or association conference. Contact IPA for more information on how we can assist!

CULTURE

Part engagement, part satisfaction, part employee-net promoter score, IPA will assist your firm in bringing firmwide culture to the core of your growth strategy. The IPA Assessment can assist you in identifying the relative strength of your firm in core cultural qualities that are directly linked to achieving key business results, drivers of profitability and employee engagement. 

IPA INSIDER NEWS

Information is everywhere…But “INSIDER information” and unique insight, reporting, data analysis and benchmarking by a trusted team with decades of experience make IPA stand out from the rest. The complimentary IPA INSIDER E-news updates will keep you updated on leadership promotions, mergers, new service offerings and more!  

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IPA INSIDER NEWS

RSM Names Global Compliance and Reporting Services Leader

RSM Names Global Compliance and Reporting Services Leader

Chicago-based IPA 100 firm RSM US LLP (FY21 net revenue of $2.9 billion) has named tax partner Murat Tasel as its new global compliance and reporting services (GCRS) leader. Tasel has been with RSM for 18 years and has more than 30 years of public accounting...

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Geffen Mesher Launches New Data Division

Geffen Mesher Launches New Data Division

IPA 200 firm Geffen Mesher of Portland, Ore. (FY20 net revenue of $25.6 million) has launched Baleen Data, a new branded division designed to help businesses optimize their data through services including strategy, engineering, analysis and visualization. The new...

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RubinBrown Names Steven Harris MP

RubinBrown Names Steven Harris MP

St. Louis-based IPA 100 firm RubinBrown LLP (FY21 net revenue of $143.6 million) has named Steven Harris its new MP – just the fourth in the firm’s 70-year history. “I am thrilled to be able to help RubinBrown carry out its vision in the community and profession, and...

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Remembering Mike Alerding

Remembering Mike Alerding

Mike Alerding, a founding director of Alerding CPA Group of Indianapolis, passed away on March 29 at the age of 73. Alerding became a CPA in 1971 and founded Alerding CPA Group in 1998, where he served in a variety of roles over the decades, including managing...

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Baker Tilly Acquires IPA 300 Firm

Baker Tilly Acquires IPA 300 Firm

Establishing a presence in the Pacific Northwest, Chicago-based IPA 100 firm Baker Tilly (FY21 net revenue of $1 billion) is merging in Seattle-based IPA 300 firm Bader Martin PS (FY20 net revenue of $17.9 million). “Bader Martin has exceptional leaders and has earned...

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Aprio Merges In Northern California IPA 300 Firm

Aprio Merges In Northern California IPA 300 Firm

Atlanta-based IPA 100 firm Aprio LLP (FY20 net revenue of $122.9 million) is merging in Walnut Creek, Calif.-based IPA 300 firm RINA Accountants and Advisors (FY20 net revenue of $16.3 million). “[RINA’s] dynamic and ambitious culture aligns with our foremost mission...

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