Over 100 Years of Combined CPA Experience

About our CPA Firm

Business formation and start-ups; business, individual, estate, and trust tax preparation and planning; small business issues; and assistance with starting, buying, and/or selling a business.

 

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Over 35 Years in Tucson, Arizona

Reasons Why You Should Hire the Tucson CPA Firm of Flowers Rieger & Associates, PLLC.

 

    • Management Team averages over 30 years of CPA experience each.
    • FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION (up to one-half hour).
    • “Small Business Leader of the Year” Award Winner.
    • Strong backgrounds in business formation and start-ups; business, individual, estate, and trust tax preparation and planning; small business issues; and assistance with starting, buying, and/or selling a business.
    • The Firm has been providing outstanding income tax preparation and professional accounting services for over 35 years.
    • QuickBooks certified.
    • “Solutions to your toughest tax, financial, and business concerns.”

We work for you!

How you benefit when you choose Flowers-Rieger & Associates, PLLC

FREE Initial Consultation

FREE INITIAL CONSULTATION (up to one-half hour). The Firm has been providing outstanding professional accounting and tax return preparation services for over 35 years.

Small Business Leader of the Year Winner

Your financial, tax and business concerns will be overseen by a former "Small Business Leader of the Year" Award Winner. Strong backgrounds in business formation and startups, business, individual, estate, and trust tax preparation and planning.

Full Service CPA Firm

The firm of Flowers-Rieger & Associates PLLC provides its clients with a full array of Tax Preparation, Accounting, and Business Consulting & Development services.

Tucson CPA firm, Flowers, Rieger and Associates, PLLC

Our firm was originally established in 1984 by Michael Flowers, a CPA who is a recipient of the prestigious Small Business Leader of the Year Award. We are or have been members of the following fine organizations:

    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Arizona State Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
    • Arizona Business Brokers Association
    • Southern Arizona Home Builders Association
    • Arizona Optics Industry Association
    • American Marketing Association
    • Centurions

In addition, Mr. Flowers was appointed to the City of Tucson’s Small Business Commission by the Mayor of Tucson.

You are the most important person in our office! To benefit you or your business, we are well established, with over 35 years in business in Tucson. In addition, we have an experienced staff of several certified public accountants (CPAs) who have a wealth of knowledge (the management team averages over 30 years of CPA experience). We are more than qualified to meet your financial, accounting, tax planning, and Tucson tax consulting needs. Your toughest tax, financial, and business concerns will be addressed by a “Small Business Leader of the Year” Award winner.

Our service philosophy is the same concerning all of our clients: To provide thorough, accurate, and professional accounting and tax preparation services at a reasonable cost in a timely manner, with no unexpected surprises to our clients. We are proactive and aggressive, as we monitor and inform our clients of the application of tax and business changes that may affect them or their businesses.

In addition to close personal attention and complete confidentiality, as a courtesy to you, we offer our monthly newsletter, our annual tax deduction checklist, and an initial consultation (up to one-half hour) on a no-charge basis.

    • Former Small Business Leader of the Year Award Winner
    • Over 100 Years Combined CPA Experience
    • Appointed By Mayor to Tucson Small Business Commission
    • Member American Institute and Arizona Society of CPAs
    • Past Director Arizona Business Brokers Association
    • Past Chairmen of the Tucson Chapter of the Arizona Society of CPAs, Reporting Standards Committee
Flowers & Rieger & Associates

Meet the Founders

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You will benefit from hiring us, as we are well-established, having been in business in Tucson for over 35 years. Our employees have a wealth of accounting knowledge as our management team has an average of 30 years of CPA experience. Best of all, your toughest tax preparation, business, and financial concerns will be overseen by a "Small Business Leader of the Year" Award winner.

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Michael C. Flowers, CPA

Founding Member and Small Business Leader of the Year

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Tim Rieger, CPA

Member, Managing Director of Tax & Financial Services

Our Team’s Experience & Bios

Michael Flowers

Michael Flowers

Founding Member and Small Business Leader of the Year

(520) 327-8706 Ext. 222
michael@flowersrieger.com 

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Michael Flowers, CPA

Managing Member
(520) 327-8706 Ext. 222
michael@flowersrieger.com

Over forty years in public accounting have provided Mike with a very broad and diverse background involving clients from emerging businesses to those with over $400,000,000 in sales. He has concentrated on consulting to small businesses and has considerable experience in all phases of public accounting, including management consulting and sophisticated income tax and estate planning. Mike is also familiar with incorporation, pension issues, and all aspects of assistance to emerging and start-up businesses. Mike is also a frequent guest on local television and radio and has been quoted numerous times in the Arizona Daily Star and Tucson Citizen.

Career Experience:

    • Flowers•Rieger & Associates, PLLC (Tucson) – Founder/Managing Member (1984 to Present)
    • Crable, Parson & Dooley, CPAs (Tucson) – Partner (1981 to 1984)
    • Coopers & Lybrand, CPAs (Tucson) – Tax and Audit Senior Accountant (1978 to 1981)
    • Ernst & Young, CPAs (New York City) – Audit Senior Accountant (1976 to 1978)

Past and Professional and Community Memberships

    • Named Small Business Leader of the Year 1992
    • Former Member, Appointed by the Mayor to City of Tucson’s Small Business Commission
    • American Institute, Arizona and New York Societies of Certified Public Accountants
    • Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Former Chair, Tucson Public Relations Subcommittee
    • Former Chair, Tucson’s Arizona State Society of CPAs, Reporting Standards Committee
    • Tucson Member, Managing an Accounting Practice & Public Relations Subcommittee
    • Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
    • Voted Los Compadre of the Year 1991 for recruiting most new chamber members
    • Former Chair, Chamber of Commerce Small Business; Leader of the Year Award Committee
    • Former Chair and Active Counselor, Chamber’s Emerging Business Consulting Program
    • Former Member, Chamber’s Caballeros del Sol (traveling ambassadors)
    • Member and Former Board Member, Arizona Association of Business Brokers
    • Former Board Member and Treasurer, Copper Bowl Foundation
    • Former Board Member and Former Chairman of the Board Arizona Icecat Hockey, Inc.
    • Former Member, Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
    • Past Treasurer and Member of Board of Directors, American Diabetes Association, Tucson Chapter
    • Past President of American Marketing Association Tucson Chapter
    • Former Member, Arizona Theater Company, Small Business Subcommittee
    • Chairman of the Major Gifts Committee of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Board Member

Education:

    • Iona College (New Rochelle, NY) – Accounting Major, 1976
    • BBA Magna Cum Laude – Top 10th percentile
Tim Rieger, CPA

Tim Rieger, CPA

Member, Managing Director of Tax & Financial Services

(520) 327-8706 Ext. 241
tim@flowersrieger.com

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Tim Rieger, CPA

Managing Member
(520) 327-8706 Ext. 222
tim@flowersrieger.com

Tim has more than forty years of experience in both private and public accounting which has provided him with diverse experiences in audit management, internal controls and procedures, income tax preparation, and management consulting.,

His background includes work with clients in various industries including real estate, manufacturing, construction, services, car dealerships, and non-profit organizations. Tim also has significant experience in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, management and financial consulting, tax planning and operational reviews.

Career Experience:

    • Flowers•Rieger & Associates, PLLC (Tucson) – Owner (from 1997)
    • Michael C. Flowers, CPA, PC (Tucson) – Manager (5 years)
    • The Dial Corporation – Internal Auditor (2 years)
    • Coopers & Lybrand – new Pricewaterhouse, Coopers (Tucson) – Manager (5 years)
    • Turigliatto, Collins, Bitner & Palm, CPAs (4 years)
    • Ernst & Young (1 year)

Past and Professional and Community Memberships

    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Centurions (a non-profit fundraising organization)
    • Former member Alliance of Construction Trades
    • Former Board of Directors of Child-Parent Centers (Headstart) of Southern Arizona
    • Former Board of Directors Y.M.C.A.
    • Former Chairman of Arizona Society’s Reporting Standards Committee Southern Chapter
    • Former Member, Northwest Pima County Chamber of Commerce
    • Member, Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce

Education:

    • Northern State College (Aberdeen, SD)
    • Bachelor of Science Degrees, 1979
    • Accounting
    • Business Management
    • Marketing
Thomas Smith, CPA

Thomas Smith, CPA

Tax & Accounting Supervisor

(520) 327-8706 Ext. 237
thomas@flowersrieger.com

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Thomas Smith, CPA

Tax and Accounting Supervisor
(520) 327-8706 Ext. 237
thomas@flowersrieger.com

Tom has over 28 years of experience in public accounting working with small businesses and their owners.  His experience with the small business entrepreneur includes advice, review, and preparation of accounting reports including compilation and review services in addition to extensive tax reporting skills in all small business tax returns.  His background includes work with clients in various industries including manufacturing, construction, services, and non-profit organizations.

Career Experience:

    • Flowers Rieger & Associates, PLLC (Tucson) – Tax and Accounting Supervisor (2009 – Present)
    • Clifton Gunderson LLP – Manager Entrepreneurial Business Services (2005 – 2007)
    • Pascuzzi, Hedblad & Co. – Manager and Partner (1994 – 2004)
    • Callahan, Pascuzzi & Co. – Senior Staff Accountant (1986 – 1993)
    • Siegrist & Higgins, CPA’s – Staff Accountant (1984-1986)

Past and Professional and Community Memberships

    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • California Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Current Applicant to the ArizonaSociety of Certified Public Accountants
    • Former member National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts

Education:

    • California State University, Sacramento– Bachelor of Science, Accounting, 1984
    • California State University, Sacramento– Bachelor of Arts, History, 1984
Thomas E Longfellow, CPA

Thomas E Longfellow, CPA

Tax & Accounting

(520) 327-8706 Ext. 240
thomasl@flowersrieger.com

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