Alliances & Associations
Because our business is global but our hearts (and many of our clients) are Texan, Bland Garvey is proud to be engaged leaders in the accounting community, locally, statewide, nationally and internationally. Each of our shareholders are members of the organizations below, participating in and drawing from a rich association with our colleagues.
To bridge the gap, between robust wealth management and your tax/business planning efforts, we formed affiliated firm BLAND GARVEY Wealth Advisors, LLC in 2005. Service hallmarks include coordinated wealth planning integrated with your accounting activities; plan-based, disciplined strategy; evidence-based, institutional level investing solutions; transparent, fee-only pricing; and our firmwide, team approach to client care.
Bland Garvey, PC is an independent member of PrimeGlobal, a global association of independent account firms and business advisors.
PrimeGlobal is among the strongest associations of independent accounting firms in the world, comprised of over 350 highly successful independent public accounting firm in 90 countries. Formed from a merger in 2011, PrimeGlobal provides its independent member firms with tools and resources to help them furnish superior accounting, auditing, tax and management services to clients around the globe. Through PrimeGlobal, independent member firms offer the strength and capabilities of a large, worldwide organization with technical depth and geographic reach impossible for a local firm alone.
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) is the world’s largest association representing the accounting profession, with nearly 370,000 individual members in 128 countries. As a member of the AICPA, BLAND GARVEY gains networking opportunities with colleagues among a broad spectrum of practices, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. auditing standards for audits of private companies, non-profit organizations, federal, state and local governments. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination; and it serves as an influential advocate for financial literacy, research and professional accounting interests.
The Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) exists to support members like BLAND GARVEY in our professional endeavors and to promote the value and high standards of Texas CPAs. To achieve its mission, it offers support and resources to champion statewide interests as well as local chapters in the form of leadership, governance, meeting hosting, and serving the public interest with programs that advance the highest standards of ethics and practice within the CPA profession. TSCPA has 20 local chapters statewide and 29,000 individual members.
The Dallas CPA Society, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (Dallas Chapter) is a professional association serving approximately 6,700 CPA members in Dallas and the surrounding 13 counties. It is the second largest chapter of the Texas Society, Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), governed by a board of directors elected from its membership. BLAND GARVEY’s membership in the Dallas CPA Society provides us the opportunity to influence our profession at the grassroots level, where we can help shape statewide and national initiatives that affect our profession and our clients.