MHCS Named One of America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms by Forbes

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (December 14, 2020) – McGowen Hurst Clark Smith (MHCS) was recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms for the second year in a row. Forbes partners with market research company Statista to create a list of the most recommended firms for tax and accounting services. Firms across the United States are recognized for their work in accounting and/or tax services based on survey results from industry professionals and their clients.

“We are honored to be recognized for this award alongside so many other amazing firms. This would not be possible if not for our dedicated clients, hard-working team, and the support of our family and friends,” said Dave Farnsworth, Managing Shareholder.

Forbes recognized a total of 278 firms for this award; 250 firms were recommended for tax and 200 were recommended for accounting. MHCS is one of 172 firms recommended for both tax and accounting services.

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As one of the largest local accounting firms in central Iowa, MHCS has provided a variety of services to individuals and businesses for nearly 75 years. With locations in Des Moines and Winterset, along with remote workers outside of Iowa, MHCS is proud to serve our clients in audit and assurance services, tax planning and preparation, business advisory and consulting services, client accounting services, financial planning, and much more. The firm has been honored with a variety of awards over the years including being named one of Accounting Today’s Best Accounting Firms to Work For in the nation, Des Moines Business Record’s annual Best of Des Moines Event – Accounting Category, as well as the Des Moines Register’s Top Workplaces in Iowa in Small Businesses and Best Company for Work/Life Balance.