Twelve DFK/USA Firms Named to Forbes America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms List





January 2021: DFK/USA is proud to recognize twelve DFK/USA firms named to America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms in 2020. For the second year, Forbes has partnered with market research company Statista to create a list of the most recommended firms for tax and accounting services in the U.S. based on surveys of tax and accounting professionals and their clients.


“At DFK/USA we are immensely proud of our firm’s recognition on Forbes America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms List.  In a world that is consistently changing, there has never been a better time to be a part of an association, especially one such as DFK that attracts and retains high quality firms. I offer my congratulations not only to all the DFK firms on the list, but to all DFK members that can rely on such reputable firms as resources in the association,” said DFK International/USA Executive Director, Maureen Dillmore.


DFK/USA firms include:

Certified public accountants, auditors, and consultants, Abdo, Eick & Meyers is one of the fastest growing CPA firms in the Mankato and Minneapolis areas.

One of the Northwest’s leading full-service accounting and advisory firms, Bader Martin, in Seattle, WA, combines world-class technical expertise with a reputation for responsiveness and year-round personal attention.

The eighth largest accounting firm in Atlanta, Bennett Thrasher, a premier provider of professional tax, assurance, consulting and wealth management services to businesses and high net worth individuals.

Bernard Robinson & Company LLP (“BRC”), of North Carolina, is a leading CPA and Advisory firm with top business and industry advisors supporting today’s middle market and private companies, not-for-profit organizations, small businesses, government entities, families, and individuals.

Ellin & Tucker, one of the mid-Atlantic’s leading public accounting and business consulting firms, is committed to being “In The Room” delivering expert perspectives for their clients’ biggest decisions, not just the answers they want to hear.

Headquartered in Manhattan, Friedman LLP is an industry-focused practice featuring concentrated areas of expertise and understanding of the economic environment, consistently ranked among the Top Accounting Firms and Best Places to Work.

As one of the Northwest’s leading CPA firms, Geffen Mesher, located in Portland, OR proactively provides financial statement audit, tax compliance and consulting services to privately held businesses, families, and investors.

Headquartered in Michigan, Iannuzzi Manetta brings depth and expertise to its clients as one of the leading certified public accounting firms offering a comprehensive suite of services including accounting, audit, tax, and consulting services.

Ranked the 5th largest Property and Casualty Auditor, Johnson Lambert CPA’s + Consultants, of Virginia, offers a robust audit and tax practice, a dynamic consulting practice that serves their insurance and nonprofit clients, as well as a practice dedicated to serving the needs of insurance regulators.

R&A CPA’s, named in the top 400 Firm’s Nationwide by INSIDE Public Accounting, is one of the Southwest’s largest firms committed to helping clients achieve their financial goals with comprehensive public accounting and consulting services for nearly 80 years.

RJI CPAs, located in Irvine, CA provides tax, accounting and consulting services to thousands of U.S. and international companies in a variety of industries.

Established in 1944, Shea Labagh Dobberstein with three Bay Area locations, provides a comprehensive portfolio of audit, tax, accounting and advisory services to meet the unique needs of their clients.



DFK International/USA is an association of independent, full-service public accounting and consulting firms with offices serving major markets throughout the United States. The association is affiliated with DFK International, with over 300 offices in over 80 countries.

DFK provides independent member firms with a forum to exchange practice management information and technical expertise, opportunities for continuing education and leadership development, and the resources to serve their clients on a national and international level.




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Maureen Dillmore, CMP