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Richard Fischer, CPA, CGMA

Richard Fischer, CPA, CGMA

Partner

About

Rich is the Partner in Charge of the Accounting and Auditing Department of Louis Plung & Company. He has more than 32 years of experience in audits, reviews, compilations, and internal control engagements in the public, private, non-profit and governmental sectors.

Description of Practice

Rich's clients range in size from start-up companies to multi-billion-dollar corporations. His extensive indusrty experience includes manufacturing, construction, wholesale distribution, retail and communication. Rich Joined Louis Plung & Company in 1999, and previously had worked for two of the "Big Four" accounting firms.

In addition to the able industries, Rish works with start-up companies and private equity groups in assisting with creating accounting systems, internal controls, and processes specific to the industry in which the entity operates. Accounting systems include, cash receipts, cash disbursements, inventory cost systems, revenue recognition, and fixed assets.

Rich also assists public companies adress and resolve comments related to their accounting positions of financial disclosure-related issues raised by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Rich frequently develops training materials and conducts seminars for clients and the Firm on new accounting and auditing pronouncements, and on hot topics related to accounting, auditing, and financial reporting.

Community Involvement and Professional Associations
 
  • AICPA/PICPA
  • Approved Peer Reviewer (AICPA)
  • Former Chair, Construction Committee (PICPA)
  • Chair, Employee Benefits Plan Committee (PICPA)
  • Member, Peer Revew Committee (PCPA)
  • Member, Accounting and Auditing Procedures Committee (PICPA)
Education

B.S., Business Administration (Accounting), St. Francis University

 

Expertise

Audit & Assurance
Consulting
Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services

Industries Served

Captive Insurance
Construction
Employee Benefit Plans
Entertainment
Manufacturing
Non-profit
Retail
Wholesale Distribution
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