Cole Reynolds Passes CPA Exam

Rea & Associates’ Senior Associate Earns CPA Distinction

Dublin, Ohio  Rea & Associates, a regional accounting and business consulting firm, announces that Cole Reynolds has successfully completed and passed all four parts of the CPA exam and is now a Certified Public Accountant. Reynolds, a senior associate in the firm’s Dublin office, works closely with the firm’s assurance team and actively works on preparing individual and business tax returns.

The CPA examination is administered by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) to ensure ­only qualified individuals become CPAs. After candidates pass all four parts of the CPA exam, they must also pass a professional ethics exam before using the CPA designation. According to the AICPA, the CPA exam is one of the most difficult professional credential examinations and the average passing rate is one of the lowest in any professional qualification test.

Reynolds earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from The Ohio State University. He resides in Columbus, OH.