Paul O. Skeen, CPA

Partner/Board of Directors

Paul O. Skeen

The most rewarding part of my work is playing a part in clients achieving their goals. Few things are as satisfying as helping someone solve complex issues that previously stood in the way of them achieving their objectives.

OVERVIEW

Paul's experience in public accounting includes involvement in all aspects of financial and compliance audits, with emphasis in assurance services to dealerships, resorts and governmental entities. He has experienced knowledge of governmental reporting rules.

Paul works hard to see clients' business through their eyes. This means he will invest heavily in your working relationship and bring his experience to your benefit.

Paul enjoys skiing and golfing with family and friends. He also participates in endurance cycling events with complete strangers.

QUALIFICATIONS

Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants Executive Board Member, Past President

Designations/Licensures

  • Certified Public Accountant

Education

  • United States Naval Academy
  • Master of Professional Accountancy – Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting – Weber State University, Ogden, Utah

KNOWLEDGE

Client Work

  • Introduced the idea of a cost segregation study to a dealership client, resulting in almost $1 million in tax savings over five years.
  • Have been at the front end of helping governmental clients implement complex new standards related to reporting of pension-related liabilities.

COMMUNITY

Community Involvement

  • University of Utah, School of Accountancy Advisory Board
  • Mountain West Capital Network, Board of Directors
  • Ogden Golf and Country Club, Board of Directors