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    *******Client of the Month-April is PET MONTH! So only fitting to have one of our newer clients, Prescott Valley Pet Clinic as our client of the month - "The Best Care for Your Best Friend". Thank you PVPC for joining our family! May Client of the Month........stay tuned!
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  • Career Contribution Award Criteria
    This section defines the Career Contribution Award nomination criterion including the eligibility and selection process for the Outstanding CPAs in Government Career Contribution Award winners.
  • Impact Award Criteria
    This section defines the Impact Award nomination criterion including the eligibility and selection process for Outstanding CPAs in Government Impact Award winners.
  • Government Performance and Accountability Committee (GPAC)
    2017 AICPA Government Performance and Accountability Committee (GPAC) Committee
  • Americas Regions Advisory Panel (AmRAP)
    To consider global issues relating to AICPA relations with its members in business and industry, provide direction to the Business and Industry Resource Center, identify future trends and issues to be addressed, ensure proper representation of business and industry members on AICPA council, board
  • Using Flexible Budgeting to Improve Sustainability Measures, Part II
    This article creates an opportunity for CPAs in business and industry, who can use their expertise to provide the companies they work for with an appropriate characterization of the information by using flexible budgeting to improve Sustainability Measures.
  • Using Flexible Budgeting to Improve Sustainability Measures
    This article creates an opportunity for CPAs in business and industry, who can use their expertise to provide the companies they work for with an appropriate characterization of the information by using flexible budgeting to improve Sustainability Measures.
  • 2017 Government Briefs
    This page contains the AICPA Government briefs released in 2017.
  • The Prince's Accounting for Sustainability Project
    The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is a member of the Accounting Bodies Network, established by The Prince’s Accounting for Sustainability Project (A4S) to bring together the largest accounting bodies from across the globe, to help minimize the
  • E&Y- Seven Things CEOs and Boards Should Ask About Triple-Bottom-Line Reporting
    Link to Seven Things to Ask This E&Y paper provides a summary of the major issues a company’s CEO and Board should discuss when considering sustainability or “triple-bottom-line” reporting for the first time.   The report is framed around the following seven
  • 2016 Government Briefs
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  • Tax Identity Theft Information and Tools
    Identity theft is a growing area of concern for taxpayers and practitioners.  The AICPA has created this page to provide members with information about preventing identity theft, including tips to provide clients, and steps to take if it occurs.
  • Tax Research Information and Tools
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    If you prepare taxes for clients in any of the majority of states or jurisdictions that now permit some form of legal use or distribution of marijuana, you are likely aware that the federal ban on this drug poses a conflict. The risks can be great.
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Schutte & Hilgendorf, a Prescott CPA firm, is a full service professional accounting firm that specializes in audit, accounting, and taxes for individuals, companies, non-profit entities, homeowner’s associations. We are part of the successor to a long established local accounting firm which has served its clients in Prescott for more than 35 years.

At Schutte & Hilgendorf, we engage with our clients to address their challenges and achieve their business objectives. Our accounting, audit, and tax professionals are trusted advisors to premier companies, HOAs, and individuals in the Prescott area and beyond. Our daily focus is our clients’ secure growth in increasingly complex times.

We are committed to delivering exceptional service. We are known for a straightforward personal approach and customized solutions to meet the evolving issues clients face.

We are capable, personable, and accessible. We strive to find the most efficient ways of doing things and welcome new technologies.

We service all of Yavapai County including Prescott, Prescott Valley, Dewey, Chino Valley, Verde Valley, Flagstaff and Sedona.

Our services include: