About Richard P. Reid, CPA

At Richard P. Reid, CPA, we're devoted to meeting the accounting and tax needs of law firms of all sizes across Utah. Our clients depend on our blend of practical accounting and bookkeeping solutions, quality financial advice, and friendly service, all delivered at competitive rates. We offer money-saving tax planning strategies so you can be confident you’re not missing any deductions at tax time. Whether you’re looking for a full package of outsourced accounting services for your law firm or are a sole practitioner that simply needs income tax return preparation, we're here and ready to help.

Law Firm Accounting Services in Utah

As a local Utah CPA firm, we care about the community and extend a free initial consultation to law firms interested in learning more about our tax and accounting services. Call us at 800-279-3377 now to schedule your appointment and find out how we can put our years of experience to work for you.

Richard P. Reid, CPA

Richard P. Reid, CPARichard P. Reid, CPA, a Utah certified public accountant and business advisor, provides accounting, tax and business advisory services to corporations, small businesses and individuals throughout Salt Lake County and Utah County. Because each client has unique opportunities and goals, the firm's professional services are tailored to meet these unique needs.

Richard P. Reid, CPA, CGMA has been meeting the needs of a wide range of clients since 1978. After seven years of experience with national public accounting firms and two additional years with a Fortune 500 transportation services company, Mr. Reid spent an additional five years with a large regional public accounting firm in South Florida before relocating to Utah in 1992. Since his move to Utah, Mr. Reid has served in executive management capacities in the financial services and consulting industries as well as establishing his own CPA practice. Mr. Reid is also certified as a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).

Experience

  • 22 years as a CPA in private practice (1993-Present)
  • 23 years experience as a controller/CFO with small to medium-size privately-held companies (1992-Present)
  • 19 years operational/supervisory experience with investment advisory and broker-dealer firms (1996-Present)
  • 12 years public accounting experience with Arthur Andersen (Salt Lake City, UT office -1978-1985), Price Waterhouse (Miami, FL office - 1986-1987), and Spear, Safer, Harmon & Co., CPAs (Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, FL - 1987-1992)
  • 2 years management-level corporate accounting experience with Ryder System, Inc. (Miami, FL - 1985-1986)

Strengths

  • Diverse experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Budget planning
  • Small business accounting and financial reporting
  • Small business and individual tax consulting and compliance
  • Corporate governance (officer/director) experience
  • Short- and long-range financial projections
  • Coordinating international auditing and other projects
  • Policies and procedures design and implementation
  • Securities industry supervisory/compliance experience
  • Extensive auditing background