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10
Jun
2019

Brown Edwards Announces Staff Promotions

10.06.2019

Brown Edwards & Company, LLP is pleased to announce the admission of Kelli Vance, CPA to the Partnership.  Anthony Carpenter, CPA, Emily Signorelli, CPA, Megan Meador, CPA and Clarence Rhudy, CPA have become Directors. Brown Edwards is a full-service regional accounting firm with offices in three states and recognized as one of the top 100

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10
May
2019

Brown Edwards Acquires Cherry Bekaert’s Roanoke and Lynchburg Practices

10.05.2019

PRESS RELEASE May 10, 2019 Brown Edwards is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Roanoke and Lynchburg practices of Cherry Bekaert, LLP effective June 1, 2019.  Cherry Bekaert Partners Randy Burton and Richard Hedley in Roanoke will be joining Brown Edwards, as will most of the staff located in both offices.  A significant number

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9
Apr
2019
9.04.2019
31
Mar
2019

Strategy of Mergers Calculated to Bring Returns for Brown Edwards

31.03.2019

“In the past few years, Brown Edwards has slowly, but steadily, grown to become one of the 100 largest firms in the country by revenue, according to trade magazine Inside Public Accounting, and expects to bring in about $50 million in revenue this year. Virginia Business Magazine ranked Brown Edwards as the eighth-largest accounting firm

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28
Mar
2019
28.03.2019
6
Mar
2019

Brown Edwards Climbs the Ranks of Virginia’s Largest CPA Firms

6.03.2019

In the annual Book of Lists compiled by Virginia Business Magazine, Brown Edwards was ranked as the eighth largest accounting firm in Virginia based on the number of CPAs in the state.  With those higher on the list representing national firms, Brown Edwards is now the largest non-national, independent firm in the state. CEO Jason

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21
Jan
2019

Brown Edwards Announces New Director

21.01.2019

PRESS RELEASE January 21, 2019   Brown Edwards & Company, LLP, a Top 100 Accounting Firm based in Roanoke, Virginia, is pleased to announce Jennifer Theimer, CPA, has joined the firm as a director in the financial institutions practice.  Prior to joining Brown Edwards, Jennifer was a Chief Administration and Risk Officer (CARO) in the

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2
Jan
2019

Virginia Tax Conformity FAQs

2.01.2019

What is tax conformity? Tax conformity is a state’s adoption of the federal definitions of income, as contained in the U.S. Internal Revenue Code (IRC). For individuals, it’s the calculation of federal adjusted gross income; for businesses, it’s federal taxable income. Traditionally, Virginia adopts those definitions as of a fixed date — usually, but not

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4
Dec
2018

IRS Issues Proposed Regulations on Business Interest Expense Deductions

4.12.2018

In April 2018, the IRS released temporary guidance on the amended limit on deductions for business interest expense for tax years beginning in 2018. Taxpayers were allowed to rely on that guidance while waiting for regulations. The IRS has now published proposed regulations that taxpayers can rely on until final regs are released. The proposed

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30
Nov
2018

Yancey & Bowman Joins Brown Edwards

30.11.2018

PRESS RELEASE November 30, 2018   Harrisonburg, VA firm Yancey Bowman, CPAs, is pleased to announce the joining of their firm with Brown Edwards, effective December 1, 2018. With this union, Roanoke, VA based Brown Edwards will have over 350 associates in 10 offices located in Blacksburg, Bristol, Harrisonburg, Lynchburg, Newport News, Roanoke, and Wytheville,

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