Pete’s expertise and focus will be on Government Contractors, General and Specialty Construction Industry Contractors and commercial entities.
SC&H Group, a leading audit, tax, and consulting firm, announced that Pete Ragone, CPA, has joined the firm as a Principal in the Audit and Tax Services practice.
With more than 25 years of audit and accounting experience, Ragone specializes in leading financial statement audits, reviews, and compilations for domestic and international organizations. He will also bring this expertise to the firm’s growing base of tax and audit clients.
“We are excited to add such an accomplished audit practice leader to our team,” said Ron Causey, CEO and Co-Founder of SC&H Group. “Pete brings the same drive and passion for achieving the most optimal client outcomes as the other members of his team, which is the foundation of our firm’s success.”
In addition, he has deep expertise in cost accounting, Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audit compliance, incurred costs submissions, Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Cost Accounting Standards, foreign currency translation accounting, fair value accounting, complex revenue recognition issues, accounting for income tax provisions, accounting for share-based compensation and accounting for business combinations.
Prior to joining SC&H Group, he served in audit management roles for a “Big 4” firm and several regional accounting firms. His experience includes supervising and training audit staff, coordinating preparation of tax returns, and assisting clients in accounting software selection and implementation.
Ragone’s clients have included SBA small business and 8a program participants and middle- and large-market clients from various industries: government contracting, manufacturing, construction, technology, property management, healthcare, and not-for-profit.
He has also authored many position papers on accounting issues, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Ragone holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from James Madison University (JMU).
About SC&H Group
SC&H Group is an audit, tax, and consulting firm applying “expertise that works” to minimize risk and maximize value. SC&H Group’s practices advise leading companies from emerging businesses to the Fortune 500 on accounting, tax, profitability, and strategy solutions. Clients in all states and worldwide benefit from SC&H Group’s commitment to delivering powerful minds, passionate teams, and proven results on each and every engagement.
To learn more about SC&H Group’s Government Contracting Advisory services, visit https://www.schgroup.com/services/consulting/government-contracting-advisory/