Two local accounting firms announce merger

Salt Lake City— Cooper Williams LLC, a full-service public accounting firm serving a wide range of private and publicly-held clients throughout the United States, and Savas & Company LLC, a tax accounting firm specializing in small business, partnership, trust, estate, and individual taxation, announce the merger of their businesses into a combined firm, Cooper Savas LLC. 

“The addition of the Savas team helps us better serve our rapidly growing tax practice,” said Phil Cooper, managing partner of Cooper Savas LLC. “We have had a positive inter-firm working relationship with their team for the past twelve months; and we are now excited to combine our collective professional resources for new and existing clients, making one truly great firm.”

“We are proud of our 30-year history and our philosophy of helping our clients succeed,” said Jim Savas. “We are excited to take the next step and join with an outstanding full-service firm. Joining with our new audit partners, John Hunter and Rex Williams, will enable us to offer the highest quality accounting, audit and business advisory services to our clients. Additionally, we are especially pleased to be teamed with whom I believe are the premier income tax provision specialists in the region.”

Cooper Savas LLC comprises a team of 31 professionals, including 20 certified public accountants, and is located in downtown Salt Lake City and Cottonwood Heights. 

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