Companies List Number of Cpas

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Three accounting firms in Oklahoma City have 45 or more certified public accountants in their employ, according to research by The Journal Record Marketing Research Department.

Out of more than 200 questionnaires to accounting firms, there were 39 responses. Thirty-two of those respondents had two or more certified public accountants on their payroll.

Moreover, the majority of the respondents, 24, employed 12 or fewer CPAs.

The largest number of CPAs were employed by Peat Marwick Main & Co., 210 W. Park Ave., which had 55 out of a total staff of 80. Rocky L. Duckworth is the managing partner of the Oklahoma City office of Peat Marwick, which is based in New York. The firm's specialties include accounting and auditing, tax compliance and consulting and management consulting.

Arthur Andersen & Co., 20 Broadway, employs 53 CPAs out of a staff of 130. The Chicago-based firm was established in 1957. The managing partner in Oklahoma City is Robert D. Rose.

Arthur Andersen specializes in accounting and auditing services, tax preparation and consulting services and management information consulting services.

The 75-member staff of New York-based Arthur Young & Co., 1700 Liberty Tower, includes 45 CPAs. Richard Corn is the managing partner of the Oklahoma City office, which specializes in auditing and accounting, taxes, entrepreneurial services and management consulting. …