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We tailor our audit approach to the needs and characteristics of each client and invest time to become familiar with each client’s business and accounting systems.

Preparation & Planning: LBMC’s service model begins with detailed planning and agreed to timelines to ensure that deadlines and expectations are met. LBMC commits to meeting with our clients on a monthly or quarterly basis.
Collaboration: The LBMC audit team partners with you as an extension of your own internal resources, acting as not merely a service team, but as an advisor to the operation of your enterprise.
Responsiveness: As an extension of your internal resources, the LBMC audit teams are committed to providing timely and accurate solutions and are able to pivot quickly to meet the needs of your business.

Employee Benefit Plan Audit Services

LBMC audits approximately 300 employee benefit plans annually, and we are a Top 1% benefit plan auditor in the nation. Our in-depth knowledge includes ongoing training and annual CPE requirements, guaranteeing a keen understanding of the latest technical and financial requirements. As a top 25 benefit plan auditor in the nation, we have the experience that allows us to tailor our audit approach to the needs and characteristics of each client.

Employee Benefit Plan Audit

Internal Audit

Internal audit services can be used throughout a company’s operations. The primary purpose of internal audit services is to help identify and assess operational, financial and compliance risks that a company faces, and then identify and assess the internal controls in place to mitigate those risks. Internal audit services involve both process and system reviews.

Internal Audit

Lease Accounting Services

The new lease accounting guidance presents an opportunity to proactively implement new processes and policies while simultaneously taking inventory of your company’s lease populations, in order to assess the impact on future financial reporting.

Services include data extraction, process mapping, internal controls, change management, software advisory, software readiness, financial impact modeling, and impact analysis on debt covenant calculations.

Lease Accounting

Transaction Advisory Services (Due Diligence)

Our Integrated TAS team has decades of experience assisting corporate and private equity clients in financial, tax, structuring, reimbursement, billing and coding, information technology, and human resource/ benefit due diligence on both the buy and sell sides of M&A transactions. Our approach is flexible and tailored to each client’s specific needs – creating a long-term, professional partnership that usually lasts well after the deal closes.

Transaction Advisory Services

Who is LBMC?

Initially founded as a traditional accounting firm in 1984, LBMC has become the largest professional services solutions provider in Tennessee. Beyond our tax, audit and advisory services, we’ve become industry leaders in accounting and finance, human resources and recruiting, technology, risk and information security, procurement, and wealth advisory services for both businesses and individuals. We can be your one-stop-shop for all your business needs.

We primarily work with the following companies and industries:

  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing service companies
  • Middle market companies
  • Private equity groups
  • Technology companies

Our History

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Knoxville is a great place to live and play.

Ranked #57 on Livability’s 2019 Top 100 Best Places to Live, Knoxville has easy access to major cities, a short drive to the Great Smoky Mountains and strong community events. Sports enthusiasts will enjoy the minor league baseball Tennessee Smokies, the Knoxville Ice Bears professional hockey team, the female roller derby team Hard Knox Roller girls and home to The University of Tennessee Volunteer football and basketball teams.

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Knoxville is a great place to work.

The LBMC Knoxville team is located in a modern workspace, with plenty of natural lighting and enhanced technological innovations. It is located a few miles west of Knoxville, TN, a city ranked in the Top 150 for Best Places for Business and Careers by Forbes magazine, as well as Best Places to Live by U.S. News.

For more information on working and living in Knoxville, visit the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce and check out our LBMC careers.

What services are offered at the Knoxville office?

Our Knoxville team works in a variety of industries including manufacturing and distribution, construction, real estate, not-for-profit, and healthcare, just to name a few. We have CPAs and licensed professionals in tax, audit, business valuation, litigation support, healthcare consulting and compliance, risk services, human resources, recruiting and more. We can support all LBMC services in this office. See our services list for more information.

LBMC’s Team of Knoxville Auditors

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Bill Kelso

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Mark Waters

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2095 Lakeside Centre Way
Suite 220
Knoxville, TN 37922

Mailing Address:
2095 Lakeside Centre Way
Knoxville, TN 37922

Phone: 865-691-9000

Office Hours: 8 am – 5 pm EST, Monday-Friday

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