With its 15 partners and approximately 140 other staff members, ATA is a progressive firm employing the latest technologies while keeping current on changes in laws and financial trends through on-going continuing education. In 2015, American City Business Journals ranked the firm as the ninth largest accounting firm in Tennessee. The firm has been named Best Accounting Firm in The Jackson Sun’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards since 2008.
The ATA team is dedicated to the highest ethics of our profession and strives to provide quality, timely work to our clients. The firm is a member in good standing of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants, and an independent member of BDO Alliance USA, as well as the Governmental Audit Quality Center, the Center for Audit Quality, and the Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center of the AICPA.
ATA was among the first group of accounting firms to be approved for registration with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Our firm is represented by our partners at various levels of the AICPA, including the Technical Issues Committee, Governmental Audit Quality Center Executive Committee, the AICPA Peer Review Board, and the Oversight Task Force.
Since its inception in 1946, ATA has operated in its various locations under the trade names Arnold, Spain, Truett & Hewitt; Dunn, Creswell, Sparks, Smith, Horne & Downing; Carmichael, Dunn, Creswell & Sparks; Hart, Dunn, Creswell & Sparks; Philhours, Fletcher & Associates; Howe & Melton; Newbill & Henry; Badgett, Payne & Warren; and Goldstein/Sacks & Associates.
On January 1, 2007, ATA partnered with Trinity Solutions LLC to form a new company, ATA Technologies LLC. This partnership enhances the firm’s ability to provide information technology consulting and auditing services.
At Cook Martin Poulson, P.C., they take their company vision statement to heart. They are on purpose, not just on task. They use their professional skills to make a difference in people’s lives. Since 1977, Cook Martin Poulson, P.C. has been helping business owners keep what they earn.
Their firm began in Logan and expanded into Salt Lake City. They have grown because of the success of our clients. CMP is comprised of a team of experienced certified public accountants, staff accountants, paraprofessionals and interns. They all have the desire to become our clients’ most trusted business advisor.
Cook Martin Poulson, P.C. is in business to add value to the lives of their clients, colleagues, associates, shareholders and families. Their purpose is accomplished by following their core values:
Develop and Grow Lasting Relationships
Act with Integrity While Never Compromising Ethics
Superior Knowledge, Advice and Work product
Highly Motivated, Self-Disciplined Team Members
Proactive Thinking, Planning, and Implementation using the Team Approach
Live the Platinum Rule: Treat others the way they want to be treated