We are fully operational and committed to serving our clients during this time, so if you were planning to visit our office, please instead call (512) 370-3200 for Austin or (512) 370-3299 for Round Rock so we can discuss how to best serve you.

Austin is a unique place and we are a unique accounting firm.

As the largest locally-owned and managed CPA firm in the greater Austin area, we have a unique approach to serving our clients. Once you choose us as your CPA firm, you will find your engagement team full of experienced accountants who make your financial goals their top priority. We have the great fortune to serve many amazing clients, some of which are listed below. Our Austin CPAs would love to explore your needs to see how we can serve you, and add you and/or your business to our growing list of satisfied clientele.

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An Austin accounting firm serving businesses and people with complex tax needs.

Maxwell Locke & Ritter’s experienced CPAs perform audits, tax services, due diligence services, and SOC examinations for businesses throughout Austin and Central Texas. The firm’s affiliate, ML&R Wealth Management, serves individuals, families, business owners, and nonprofit organizations with personalized investment management services. Whether you are a business or an individual, your financial well-being is our top priority.

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Our vision is to be a great place to work where our people reach their potential and provide exceptional service to our clients and the community.

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An extraordinary work environment is a key part of our firm’s culture, and this is demonstrated by our exceptionally low turnover rate. Our experienced CPAs choose to stay for the long term, developing trusting and longstanding relationships with our clients. When they request our tax services and other specialties, our clients become an important part of our family, and we become a dependable financial advisor to theirs.

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From performing corporate audit and tax services to helping private equity groups with buy and sell-side transactions, the experienced accountants at our Austin and Round Rock locations are here to help bring you more financial certainty. Please contact our accounting firm today to schedule a consultation. We look forward to serving you!

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ML&R Featured in Accounting Today

Accounting Today spoke with Kyle Parks, Steven Knebel and Sarah Taylor at Maxwell Locke & Ritter about our firm’s unique hiring strategy and how we’ve prevailed through the pandemic.

#1 Best Mid-sized Accounting Firm to Work For by Accounting Today!

We have been named the 2019 “#1 Best Mid-sized Accounting Firm to Work for” by Accounting Today. We have been on the list consecutively since 2013, but 2019 marks the first time we topped the list of mid-sized firms. You  can read more here. 


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