Eric C. Peterson, CPA

Principal

Bio and Info

Eric is the leader of the firm’s Tax Planning and Reporting Division, overseeing a wide range of services provided by the division. With over 35 years of experience in taxation, customers and staff seek his opinion and guidance when dealing with complicated tax situations. His easy-going demeanor and ability to simplify complex issues place everyone at ease. He monitors the ever-changing tax regulations and apprises staff of the changes as needed. Eric has strong ties to our entertainment and manufacturing sectors, and our clients genuinely rely on his expertise when managing and growing their businesses.

Education, Certifications, and Professional Affiliations

  • Pennsylvania State University – Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant in the state of Pennsylvania
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) Association – a nationally recognized leadership organization

Community Involvement and Impact

  • Past-President of the Hempfield Youth Association
  • Chairperson for the finance committee with Highland Presbyterian Church

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