Billing Rates Jump Sharply at CPA Firms

A sign of a full economic recovery for the profession?

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by Rick Telberg
Exclusive to CPA Trendlines

CPA firms are shaking off the effects of years of a fee-cutting death-spiral that halted growth, pinched profits and forced painful staff reductions.

Instead, firms are now pushing through some of the most aggressive price increases in years, led by audit services, followed by tax prep, bookkeeping and compilations.