Walt Maxwell, CPA, Named Partner at Templeton & Company

West Palm Beach, Fla., – August 20, 2018 – Templeton & Company is pleased to announce Walt Maxwell, CPA, has been named a Partner.

Walt provides audit and tax services to Templeton’s clients across a variety industries, including governments, nonprofit organizations, construction, education, financial services, and real estate. His experience includes auditing financial statements in both the public and private sectors.

Walt is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Florida Government Finance Officers Association. He is a graduate of Leadership Palm Beach County Class of 2014 and is a former Finance Committee Member of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County. Walt earned his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University; he is based in Templeton’s West Palm Beach office and can be reached at (561) 798-9988 or wmaxwell@templetonco.com.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Templeton & Company Ranked as One of South Florida’s Top Accounting Firms for Ninth Consecutive Year

West Palm Beach, Fla. – July 24, 2018–Templeton & Company, a leading accounting and management advisory firm, has been selected as a Top 25 Accounting Firm in South Florida by The South Florida Business Journal for the ninth year in a row. This ranking was based on 2017 billings and number of CPAs.

For more than 28 years Templeton & Company has provided high quality audit, tax and consulting services to its clients in a variety of industries. The firm has grown to include more than 60 professionals and two South Florida office locations; West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale. Templeton & Company consistently ranks as a Top 300 firm in the nation by Inside Public Accounting.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Patricia McKay Elected to Orange Bowl Committee

Patricia A. McKay, CPA - West Palm Beach CPAWest Palm Beach, Fla. – May 24, 2018 Templeton & Company is pleased to announce that Patricia McKay, Partner and Managing Director, has been elected as a member of the Orange Bowl Committee. The Orange Bowl Committee officially welcomed eight new Active Members for the 2018-19 year, who were elected at the March Membership Meeting. With the additions, the Orange Bowl Committee consists of 360 members.

The new class will play an integral role as the Orange Bowl will host College Football Playoff Semifinal at the Capital One Orange Bowl on Dec. 29, 2018, the 25th annual MetroPCS Orange Bowl Basketball Classic on December 22, 2018, as well as numerous other sporting events and community activities throughout South Florida.

“I am excited and honored to be joining the Orange Bowl Committee.  With the annual Orange Bowl college football game, the OBC supports one of the truly iconic elements of South Florida, and then so much more within our communities. I am pleased to be able to continue that tradition of support and community engagement,” said Pat McKay.

Prior to joining Templeton, Patricia served as the Chief Financial Officer of Office Depot, Restoration Hardware and various finance roles at AutoNation including CFO. She also served on the board of Office Depot. She is currently chair of the Florida Atlantic University Foundation and is on the board of Holy Cross Hospital. A Miami native, Patricia received her Bachelor of Business Administration from Florida Atlantic University and also attended Florida State University.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, M&A support. The firm also provides its high net worth clients a broad array of family office services. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Steven P. Leone Earns Certified Valuation Analyst Credential

Steven P. Leone, CPA - Ft Lauderdale CPAWest Palm Beach, Fla. – April 3, 2018  Templeton & Company is pleased to announce that Steven P. Leone, CPA, CVA, Managing Tax Partner, has successfully completed the certification process with the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts® (NACVA®) to earn the Certified Valuation Analyst® (CVA®) designation. The CVA designation is granted only to individuals who have met a high bar or both prerequisite qualifications and passed a substantive examination testing both understanding of theory and the application of skills in the field of private company business valuation.

“The CVA designation is an indication to the business, professional, and legal communities that the designee has met NACVA’s rigorous standards for professionalism, expertise, objectivity, and integrity in the field of performing business valuations, and the attendant financial consulting related to the discipline,” stated Parnell Black, MBA, CPA, CVA Chief Executive Officer of NACVA.

“NACVA’s CVA designation is the only valuation credential accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies® (NCCA®), the accrediting body of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence™ (ICE™),” Black added.

Steve joined Templeton & Company in 2013. Prior to joining the firm, Steve worked with a Big 4 CPA firm for 18 years serving as the Managing Tax Partner working with clients in the information technology, financial services, retail, real estate, construction, communications, manufacturing and distribution, and entertainment industries.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Templeton & Company Consistently Ranks as One of South Florida’s Top Accounting Firms

West Palm Beach, Fla. – July 14, 2017–Templeton & Company, a leading accounting and management advisory firm, has been selected as a Top 25 Accounting Firm in South Florida by The South Florida Business Journal. Based on 2016 billings, this marks the eighth year in a row that Templeton & Company has ranked as a top accounting firm in South Florida.

For more than 26 years Templeton & Company has provided high quality audit, tax and consulting services to its clients in a variety of industries. The firm has grown to include more than 60 professionals and three South Florida office locations; West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Wellington. Templeton & Company consistently ranks as a Top 300 firm in the nation by Inside Public Accounting.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Wellington, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Heather Anstaett, CPA, Elected Chair of FICPA’s Palm Beach Chapter

West Palm Beach, Fla., – June 30, 2017 – Templeton & Company congratulates Heather Anstaett, CPA, Audit Supervisor, on her election as chair of the Florida Institute of CPAs (FICPA)’s Palm Beach Chapter for the 2017-2018 year.

Heather has been a member of the FICPA’s Palm Beach Chapter for approximately 15 years and has been on the Chapter’s Board the past three years, including one year as Secretary.

“I look forward to the challenges of leading the Chapter as we reassess, and hopefully, improve our efforts to serve our members and the community,” said Heather.

In addition to her involvement with the FICPA’s Palm Beach Chapter, Heather also volunteers her time to Habitat for Humanity of Palm Beach County and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Palm Beach Chapter. She is based in Templeton’s West Palm Beach office and can be reached at (561) 798-9988 or hanstaett@templetonco.com.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Wellington, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Templeton & Company to Sponsor Master of Accountancy Program

2017_02_24_Fleming_Steve_Templeton_29Templeton & Company, a Florida professional services firm, is the sponsor of Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Master of Accountancy program with a gift of $100,000.

“Templeton & Company is proud to support the Masters of Accountancy program at Palm Beach Atlantic University,” said Steven Templeton, founder and president of Templeton & Company.  “It has been very gratifying to witness the tremendous growth and development of the undergraduate accounting program at PBA and it is my hope is that our firm’s involvement with the master’s program will produce the same outstanding results.”

“Templeton & Company once again is leading the industry through this significant investment in accounting education,” President William M. B. Fleming said. “The Templeton tradition of excellence though this long-time partnership with University continues to benefit students, alumni and the profession.”

The Master of Accountancy at Palm Beach Atlantic is an accelerated program that fulfills the graduate credit hours required for the CPA while providing excellent CPA exam preparation and superior career preparation. Most students can earn the 30 credit degree in 12 to 18 months attending evening classes.

As the program’s signature sponsor, Templeton & Company will be involved in identifying students for internships and participate in recruiting graduates to fill positions in the firm. The second floor conference room in the Rinker School of Business on the Palm Beach Atlantic campus will be named “The Templeton & Company Conference Room,” in addition to other recognition.

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Wellington, Florida, the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

For more information on the Master of Accountancy program, call West Palm Beach Graduate Admissions at (561) 803-2122 or visit http://www.pba.edu/macc

Templeton & Company Receives Peer Review PASS Rating

West Palm Beach, Fla. – December 14, 2016 – Templeton & Company, LLP has successfully completed a rigorous peer review of its accounting and auditing practice. The reviewer concluded the firm complies with the stringent quality control standards set by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the national organization for Certified Public Accountants in the United States.

The peer review of Templeton & Company was performed by a team of licensed, independent CPAs who qualified under the program’s requirements for service as a reviewer. The objective of the peer review is to determine whether a CPA firm has suitable quality control policies and procedures and is complying with them.

Its unmodified report indicates Templeton & Company measures up to the accounting profession’s high standards of quality and professionalism.

For more than 25 years Templeton & Company has been dedicated to providing the highest quality audit, tax and consulting services to their clients. The firm employs more than 60 professionals and has expanded to three South Florida office locations.

The AICPA is the national professional organization of CPAs with more than 412,000 members in public practice industry, government and education. AICPA members are committed to the highest standards of quality, independence, and ethics in their practice. In its continuing efforts to serve the public interest, the organization sets audit standards, upholds the profession’s code of conduct, provides continuing professional education, administers peer review programs, and prepares and grades the Uniform CPA Examination.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Wellington, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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Templeton & Company Continues to Rank as One of South Florida’s Top Accounting Firms

West Palm Beach, Fla. – August 31, 2016–Templeton & Company, a leading accounting and management advisory firm, has been selected as a Top 25 Accounting Firm in South Florida by The South Florida Business Journal. Based on 2015 billings, this marks the seventh year in a row that Templeton & Company has ranked as a top accounting firm in South Florida.

For more than 25 years Templeton & Company has provided high quality audit, tax and consulting services to its clients in a variety of industries. The firm has grown to include more than 60 professionals and three South Florida office locations; West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Wellington. Templeton & Company consistently ranks as a Top 300 firm in the nation by Inside Public Accounting.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. The firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

 

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Walt Maxwell, CPA, Joins Templeton & Company, LLP as Senior Audit Manager

Walt MaxwellWest Palm Beach, Fla., – August 22, 2016 – Walt Maxwell, CPA, joins Templeton & Company, LLP as Senior Audit Manager. A seasoned professional, Walt has over 15 years of public accounting experience serving clients in a variety of industries.

Walt’s experience includes financial statement audits in both the public and private sectors. He has also assisted numerous clients with income tax planning and compliance, strategic planning, and consulting

“We are excited to have Walt join the team!  Walt’s excellent experience and dedication to premier client service aligns with our firm’s client-centric focus.” said John Templeton, MBA, CPA, CVA, Partner, Templeton & Company, LLP.

Walt earned his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University; he is based in Templeton’s West Palm Beach office and can be reached at (561) 798-9988 or wmaxwell@templetonco.com.

About Templeton & Company

Founded in 1990, Templeton & Company, LLP is a professional services firm providing comprehensive business solutions to help its clients discover and realize their vision for success. Located in Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Wellington, Fla., the firm provides consulting services to businesses in multiple industries with a focus on audit, tax, technology, accounting, succession strategy, and business valuations. Templeton & Company is also an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Templeton, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.templetonco.com.

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