Below you’ll find some frequently asked questions for CPAs. For more information, please contact Haynie & Company today. We are expertly trained, accomplished, and capable of delivering accounting services uniquely tailored to you and your business.
How Much Does A CPA Cost?
CPAs typically charge an hourly rate. The exact amount, however, depends on the level of experience of the CPA and the complexity of the work at hand. For example, some startup businesses just need a little help during tax season, while others want to outsource their entire accounting department.
Call our Austin accounting firm at (512) 671-7711 to speak directly with our accounting professionals. We’ll help you find out what services you need and how much they’ll cost.
What Does A CPA Do?
A CPA working at a public accounting firm may hold a variety of responsibilities. This includes everything from general bookkeeping and preparing financial statements to business consulting and audit and assurance services.
At the Haynie & Company Austin CPA firm, we offer the following services:
What’s the Difference Between A CPA and Accountant?
All CPAs are accountants, but not all accountants are CPAs.
The designation of “CPA” indicates that an individual has passed a CPA exam and met other specific educational and CPA license requirements for the state where they work. When it comes to performing more advanced accounting duties and complying with stringent IRS regulations, a CPA is more qualified than an accountant. In addition, only a CPA can prepare audited financial statements and file reports with the Securities and Exchange Committee (SEC).
Do You Need An Accounting Degree to Be A Certified Public Accountant?
Different states have different requirements for CPA candidates Most require at least 150 credit hours of college education, including a certain number of approved accounting and business courses.
For CPA certification in Texas, you must meet the following requirements:
- Complete a 150-hour degree program in accounting at an accredited college or university.
- Pass the Uniform CPA Examination.
- Build professional work experience in accounting.
- Apply for a CPA license through the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy (TSBPA) website.
What Industries Does the Haynie & Company CPA Firm Serve in Austin?
Our firm is backed by the knowledge and resources to assist large and small businesses from a wide range of industries. Our CPAs in Austin, TX have close experience with the following industries:
No matter what industry you’re in, we encourage you to reach out and find out how Haynie & Company can help. Use the contact form below to get started!
What Licenses or CPA Certifications Do Haynie’s Accountants Have?
Haynie & Company is powered by a reliable team of CPAs and Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs). Many of our Austin tax professionals are members of the AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants) as well as local state societies. Click each team member to learn more about their backgrounds.
Where Can I Learn About the Latest Tax Laws, IRS News, and Other Finance Tips?
For the latest tax guides and info on financial trends, please visit Haynie’s News & Events page. There, our qualified experts regularly share topics critical to your tax planning and future business growth.
Is Haynie & Company Hiring?
Haynie & Company is rapidly expanding and we are looking for talented individuals to join our team. Over the decades, we’ve grown from a single office to multiple locations with hundreds of dedicated employees across the country.
To view all current openings, please visit our Careers page.
Does Haynie & Company Have Accounting Student Internships?
Yes! Every Haynie & Company location has various needs for tax and audit interns. We also hold accounting student events throughout the year. To learn more about our student events and internship opportunities, please visit our Accounting Students page.
What Sets Haynie & Company Apart from Other Austin CPA Firms?
Haynie & Company has over 60 years of compliance expertise. Every member of our firm is dedicated to communicating clearly, exceeding your expectations, and delivering superior results. We understand federal and local Texas tax laws inside and out, so you’re never at risk for undue tax liability. Plus, our Austin associates pride themselves on understanding a vast array of business types (including real estate and construction) so we know exactly where to look for strengths and weaknesses.
Our commitment to excellent service has been recognized by some of the most prestigious accounting associations and platforms, including:
To find out more, book a consultation with an Austin CPA today by calling (702) 242-3444.