WHEN WAS CARR, RIGGS & INGRAM, LCC FOUNDED?
The firm was formed in 1997 as a merger between two prominent firms from Alabama and the Florida Panhandle who recognized the changes that the accounting industry was undergoing and decided to classify these changes as opportunities instead of hurdles. Just two years after this strategic alliance was formed, Carr, Riggs & Ingram cracked into the Top 100 accounting firms in the United States, thus cementing their legacy as a major player in the accounting industry.
NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES:
38 locally; 1,900-plus professionals with 300-plus partners firm-wide
WHAT ARE CARR, RIGGS & INGRAM, LLC’S PRIMARY SERVICES?
Accounting and auditing; advisory; business support and transactions; business tax; employee benefit plans; governance, risk and assurance; individual tax and planning; and IT audits and assurance. We also have industry expertise in the following: captive insurance; construction; financial institutions; governments; healthcare; institutional real estate; insurance; manufacturing and distribution; and nonprofits.
WHAT IS THE FIRM’S BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY?
We pride ourselves on being responsive to our clients and focusing on more than just the compliance work we do for them. We aim to dig deep and gain a full understanding of their business so at the end of the day our clients feel like we are their business partners and not just someone else handing over a bill or a tax return.
WHAT SETS CARR, RIGGS & INGRAM, LLC AND ITS SERVICES APART FROM OTHER CPAS AND ADVISERS?
Our strength is built upon the breadth and depth of knowledge from our thousands of professionals with a variety of specialty designations—many of whom have experience with national CPA firms, as well as private businesses across many industries. By combining this expertise with our understanding of entities of all sizes, we are able to scale our services to fit your needs.
WHAT’S ON THE HORIZON FOR THE FIRM?
Carr, Riggs & Ingram is proud to announce the addition of CRI Advanced Analytics and CRI TPA Services to its family of companies. CRI Advanced Analytics’ software products deliver data-driven predictive analytics to help forecast and manage critical aspects of your business by packaging deep data science algorithms into user-friendly interactive visualizations and dashboards.
Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC was named a Top 20 accounting firm by Accounting Today for 2019 and is the No. 1 accounting firm in the Gulf Coast region. Phyllis Ingram was recently awarded the 2019 Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants Life Member Award, which recognizes extraordinary service to the industry and membership.
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