BLS Continues to Expand Nonprofit and Governmental Service Offerings by Hiring Scott G. Sipple, Jr., CPA

October 10, 2012 — Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A. (BLS) welcomes Scott G. Sipple, Jr., CPA to our team. Scott joined BLS as a Manager in our Accounting & Auditing department where he will conduct financial reporting services and prepare tax returns for nonprofits and governmental clients. He comes to BLS with 14 years of public accounting experience with a local Delaware CPA firm. Prior to his career in public accounting, Scott was vice president of a small business in Milford, Delaware for three years where he was responsible for day-to-day activities of the company. This experience in both public accounting and small business gives Scott the ability to identify opportunities to strengthen internal control structures in accordance with financial reporting requirements for clients.

Jeffrey A. Elwell, CPA states, “We are very happy that Scott decided to become a BLS team member. His experience and insight will not only benefit our clients, but the firm as well. The expertise he brings to the firm strengthens the service offerings we can provide, especially his extensive knowledge in governmental standards.”

Scott is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Delaware Society of Certified Public Accountants (DSCPA) and is on the Board of Directors/Treasurer of the Wilmington Senior Center. He attended Moravian College where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and currently resides in Wilmington, DE.


About Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, P.A.:

Belfint, Lyons & Shuman was founded in 1923 as a small accounting practice whose staff was committed to building long-standing, mutually beneficial relationships with clients and business associates. Today, with more than 60 professionals, we have become one of the largest and most respected certified public accounting firms in Delaware while never losing sight of our founding commitments. We have a diverse client base and offer services such as: advisory services, assurance, auditing, tax planning & compliance, small business services, litigation support, employee benefit plan audits, succession planning, business & management consulting and corporate services for investment holding companies.