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Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, CPAs Earns ClearlyRated’s 2019 Best of Accounting™ Award for Client Service Excellence

Belfint, Lyons & Shuman, CPAs (BLS), a Top 300 accounting firm headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, announced that they have won ClearlyRated’s Best of Accounting™ Award for providing superior service. Best of Accounting Award winners have proven themselves as industry leaders in service quality based entirely on ratings provided by their clients. On average, clients of 2019 Best of Accounting Award winners are 1.9x more likely to be entirely satisfied than those who work with non-winning firms. BLS received satisfaction scores of 9 or 10 out of 10 from 84% of their clients, which is significantly higher than the 2019 industry’s average of 45%. You can view BLS’s profile by clicking here.

“The client experience is one of the most powerful ways that accounting firms can set themselves apart from the competition,” said ClearlyRated’s CEO, Eric Gregg. “2019 Best of Accounting winners have demonstrated their commitment to client service, investing in a survey and feedback program that brings transparency to the client experience at their firm. I’m thrilled to showcase these service leaders alongside their validated client ratings and testimonials on!”

BLS Managing Director, Michael T. French, states, “Reading firsthand the wonderful words from our clients and absorbing the survey results makes me extremely proud of the BLS Team. We are honored to have earned the Best of Accounting Award and will continue to foster our client-centered culture of listening to our client’s needs and our mission of Providing Exceptional Services through Exceptional People.”


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 70 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 and compliance, small business services, litigation support, employee benefit plan audits, succession planning, business and management consulting, and corporate services for investment holding companies. Visit our website at

About Best of Accounting™

Best of Accounting recognizes accounting firms that have demonstrated exceptional service quality based exclusively on ratings provided by their clients. The award program provides statistically valid and objective service quality benchmarks for the accounting industry, revealing which firms deliver the highest quality of service to their clients. Winners are featured on – an online business directory that helps buyers of professional services find service leaders and vet prospective firms – based exclusively on validated client ratings and testimonials.

About ClearlyRated

Rooted in satisfaction research for professional service firms, ClearlyRated (formerly known as Inavero) utilizes a Net Promoter Score survey program to help accounting firms measure the client experience, build online reputation, and differentiate on service quality.

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