Kruggel Lawton CPAs is pleased to announce that Jordan Hesters, staff accountant, recently completed all requirements to become a certified public accountant and is now licensed as a CPA. He has been with Kruggel Lawton since 2015.
Hesters received his undergraduate degree in Accounting/Management from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. He is based in the firm’s South Bend office, focusing on assurance along with corporate and individual tax preparation.
“Attaining the requirements of licensure in Indiana is a significant milestone and is representative of his commitment to the profession,” said Barry K. Hall, managing partner at Kruggel Lawton. “We are extremely proud of Jordan, and we look forward to his contributions as a CPA and his continuing dedication to providing the highest level of professional service to our clients.”
Requirements of an Indiana CPA license include passing the Uniform CPA Examination and having two years of full-time accounting employment. The Uniform CPA Examination measures professional competence and helps to establish the CPA license as evidence of professional qualification. The examination is a 14 hour computer-based test with four sections: Auditing & Attestation, Financial Accounting & Reporting, Regulation, and Business Environment & Concepts.