Austin Galvez, CPA, is a tax manager for Haynie & Company. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Brigham Young University in 2015 and his Masters off Accountancy with an emphasis in Tax from Southern Utah University in 2016. Austin has been working in public accounting since early 2015, and joined Haynie & Company from a small Salt Lake based firm in November of 2017. While at BYU he was recognized by his peers in the accounting program for his outstanding knowledge of accounting, positive attitude, and ability to accomplish tasks with a Peer-to-peer scholarship. He is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants (UACPA).
Austin has worked with small to medium sized businesses on tax planning (including entity structure choices and TCJA decisions), business consulting, and company management. Austin has experience with corporate, partnership, and individual taxes of all backgrounds, and has experience auditing construction contractors, 401(k) plans, service entities, and manufacturers. In addition to these services, Austin has also worked with several law firms on providing valuation and litigation support services. With his well-rounded background, if you have a business need, Austin has the experience, big-picture knowledge, and ability to help.
Austin is originally from the Portland, Oregon area and is a die-hard Portland Trail Blazers fan. He moved to Utah in 2009 to attend BYU, where met his wife, Nicole. In his spare time, he enjoys playing basketball, easy and scenic hikes, cooking, watching films, and doing activities with his wife and daughter.