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BlumShapiro Selected For Second Year as Best Accounting/CPA Firm

April 24, 2017

For Second Consecutive Year BlumShapiro Selected as Best Accounting/CPA Firm in Hartford Magazine’s Annual Readers Poll

BlumShapiro, the largest regional business advisory firm based in New England with offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, today announced it has been selected as the “Best Accounting or CPA Firm” in the 2017 Hartford Magazine Readers Poll.

This marks the second consecutive year that BlumShapiro has been honored as the best in its field by voters in the publication’s 14th annual poll.  The results of more than 200,000 votes in several categories will be published in Hartford Magazine’s May issue.

“Receiving such recognition two years in a row from the readers of Hartford Magazine is an honor for which we are very grateful,” said Joseph A. Kask, chief executive officer of BlumShapiro. “We pride ourselves on bringing innovative ideas and solutions to help our clients continuously improve their business performance.  Our passion, ingenuity and commitment are delivered by a team of professionals with diverse backgrounds and strengths who all share a common commitment to help our clients succeed and improve the communities in which we live and work.”

In addition to the Hartford Magazine Readers Poll, within the past twelve months BlumShapiro has been recognized as the #1 firm in terms of total revenues in the New England region by Accounting Today and honored with a 2016 When Work Works Award administered by the Families and Work Institute and the Society for Human Resource Management for its use of effective workplace strategies to increase business and employee success.  In addition, BlumShapiro placed in the top two in five categories in the 2016 Connecticut Law Tribune’s Best of Survey Readers Poll.

Hartford Magazine is the premiere lifestyle publication in Connecticut, with over 70,000 circulation and over 175,000 monthly readers in Hartford, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Windham, Tolland and Litchfield Counties.


BlumShapiro is the largest regional business advisory firm based in New England, with offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The firm, with over 450 professionals and staff, offers a diversity of services which includes auditing, accounting, tax and business advisory services. In addition, BlumShapiro provides a variety of specialized consulting services such as succession and estate planning, business technology services, employee benefit plan audits and litigation support and valuation. The firm serves a wide range of privately held companies, government and non-profit organizations and provides non-audit services for publicly traded companies.


Advisors | Auditors | Consultants | CPAs - Blum Shapiro is one of the premier public accounting firms in the northeast and a Top 100 CPA Firm in the U.S. Our professionals serve businesses, individuals and organizations in Boston (MA), Hartford (CT), Cranston (RI), Shelton (CT) ,Quincy (MA) and Newton (MA) with audit, tax and business consulting services. Our firm has developed practice areas in automotive, construction, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, nonprofit organizations and professional service firms. New Haven CT, Fairfield CT, Norwalk CT, Waterbury CT.