SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Kruggel Lawton CPAs is pleased to announce that Nicole Hanlon, staff accountant, recently completed all requirements to become a certified public accountant and is now licensed as a CPA. She has been with Kruggel Lawton since January 2018.
Hanlon received her undergraduate degree in Accounting from Grace College, Winona Lake, IN. She is based in the firm's South Bend office, focusing on audits along with corporate and individual tax preparation.
“We applaud Nicole for meeting all of the requirements to obtain her CPA certificate,” said Kevin Kruggel, partner at Kruggel Lawton. “It takes ability, determination, and willingness to improve each and every day to make that happen, and I have seen Nicole exhibit all of those qualities as she serves 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.