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Compton & Wendler Promotes Lorene Becker and Virginia Christie

HOUSTON – Compton & Wendler, P.C. is happy to announce that two longtime employees have been promoted to new roles. Lorene Becker, CPA, CFE has been promoted to Director, after having previously worked for the firm as a consultant. Lorene has been leading Compton & Wendler’s service delivery to clients increasingly over time with exceptional […]

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Discovering the Tax Return

By Jeff Compton and Allen Wendler December 6, 2018 Not every party from which financial discovery is sought will have financial statements, but almost all will have a federal income tax return. Here, we address how to use tax returns for financial discovery. Remember, individual return forms and their instructions can be found at irs.gov. […]

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Opening up the ABV: New Policy Creates Divide Among CPAs

By Brian Casey August 8, 2018 The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) just made its business valuation certification less selective, and many of the organization’s prominent ABV members have expressed disagreement with both the decision process and the result. In the past, the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) credential could only be earned […]

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