Accounting, Tax & Finance Articles

Welcome to our Resources section, where you will find articles on accounting, tax, and finance for businesses and individuals, as well as resources to aid in business financial planning across a variety of industries we serve. Please contact us for personalized advice in accounting and finance. Maxwell Locke & Ritter is here to offer trusted guidance.


In today’s hyper-connected world, the landscape of cyber threats is constantly evolving. Read our list of Top 10 Cybersecurity Threats of 2023.


Tax Associate MaLea Sullivan, CPA exemplifies our firm values through her service as Vice President of the Board of Directors for the Williamson County Children’s Advocacy Center (WCCAC). Recently, MaLea interviewed Kerrie Stannell, WCCAC CEO, to discuss some of the important work that the organization performs daily for our community.


Let’s take a look at the highlights of the Fiscal Responsibility Act (FRA).

The past three post-pandemic years have been increasingly difficult for nonprofit organizations across the Central Texas community and beyond.  From funding, technology, and infrastructure – to the abundance of struggles of those being served – nonprofits have been working tirelessly to recover and continue to serve those in need. Vince Trevino, Partner, recently sat down with Laura Wolf, CEO of CASA of Travis County, to discuss how CASA of Travis County is tackling these issues today and into the future.


At Maxwell Locke & Ritter, Jim will lead the firm’s management teams for finance, internal accounting, human resources, talent and culture, and risk management.


Audit Partner Diana Garcia Mil had been recognized by Round Rock Living Magazine and the WILCO Women in Business Summit as part of the 2023 Women of the ROCK awards.


In recent years, accounting rule makers have issued guidance that requires certain items on the balance sheet to be reported at “fair value.” Here are some answers to frequently asked questions about this standard of value and how it’s measured


ML&R raised over $20,000 during this year’s Amplify Austin event.


As the largest locally owned and managed firm in Austin, Maxwell Locke & Ritter has been recognized by Accounting Today as a Regional Leader in the Southwest. 


If your company is planning to merge with or buy another business you should address the post-closing financial reporting requirements for the transaction. Here’s guidance on how to correctly account for M&A transactions under U.S. GAAP.

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