Joseph McCathran, CPA, Principal

“I like to spend a lot of time with clients at their businesses to learn how my accounting, auditing and tax planning expertise can best benefit them. The better I know you and your business, the better I can serve you.”

Joe is an audit principal and heads up our Rockville office. He serves a diverse group of clients, including local and county governments, nonprofit organizations, and commercial businesses. Joe earned his B.S. in accounting from the University of Maryland and during his 30 years of public accounting experience, he has provided audit, compilation and review services, as well as individual and corporate tax return preparation.

Since the inception of the Federal Single Audit Act of 1984, Joe has served as engagement principal on OMB Circular A-133 Single Audits for municipalities and organizations.

He has also served as the audit principal on four Maryland county audits, and approximately a dozen local Maryland municipal governments. He works with local governments and nonprofit organizations, performing both audit services and special engagements.

Representative Client Services

  • Audit, Compilation and Review
  • CEO Individual Tax Returns
  • Business Planning
  • Review of Accounting Systems
  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Industry and Benchmarking Surveys
  • Indirect Cost Allocation Plans for Government Contractors

Professional/Civic Memberships and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants

Joe heads up our Rockville Office.