Bowers & Company CPAs, PLLC is a firm of Certified Public Accountants offering a wide range of financial services in the areas of accounting, auditing, taxation, business valuation, financial planning services, fraud examination and consulting. The firm was originally established in 1977, with a desire to offer the same high-quality services of the national firms, but with a personalized approach more appropriate to small and medium-sized companies. Our Firm represents private and closely held businesses, as well as individuals.
Since its formation, Bowers & Company has experienced strong steady growth to its present size of 16 partners and a total staff of 50 professionals. The Firm serves clients in over 35 states and international locations. The Firm has offices in two locations, the AXA Towers in Syracuse, NY and the Marcy Building in Watertown, NY.
The firm's structure is organized by specialties with separate audit and accounting, tax, financial services, business valuation and business consulting departments. We possess additional specialty practice groups in Fraud Examination, Sarbanes Oxley Compliance and Family Business Consulting.
Some of our industry concentrations include: Construction, Convenience Stores, Financial Institutions, Government/Cities/Towns/Villages and School Districts, Manufacturing & Distribution, Not-for Profit, Professional Services, Retail, Real Estate and Transportation.
The centerpiece to our competitive advantage is our people. With low staff turnover translating into a high percentage of CPAs, our staff provides our clients with an advanced degree of experience and consistent representation. Backed by the best possible ongoing training, technology, resources and work environment for our staff, our clients reap the benefits of technically superior advice, and proactive customer service.
We pride ourselves on virtually no turnover in our staff, which drives our customer service philosophy of providing direct Partner involvement with each client, and assigning and maintaining the same accounting staff on each engagement; resulting in a relationship built on continuity, experience and trust.
We maximize our value to our client, by being committed to being on the cutting edge of tax and accounting law, and creating specific strategies tailored to the client's industry. Our goal is to become a trusted ally in the success of their business. We feel that through this industry specific focus, we place ourselves in a position to be proactive and innovative in our advice to our clients.
With individuals, we are committed to a comprehensive understanding of their financial situation, risk tolerance, and long term goals. Whether it is tax services or financial planning consulting, we will never recommend a course of action or financial service product without a complete analysis of your situation, and fully understandable explanation of our recommendations.
Our Firm is community oriented. We recognize the importance of community involvement. A number of our partners and professional staff are active as officers and board members of various community and business organizations.