Paul Nielson, CPA, CFEManaging Partner

Paul has been performing audit and accounting services since 1983. He focuses on audits of financial institutions, tribal governments, municipalities, and nonprofit organizations. His continuing education reflects an emphasis in governmental and financial institution accounting and auditing. In addition to teaching and attending the annual in-house 12-hour A-133 related courses; his recent continuing education includes the OSCPA’s two-day annual governmental accounting and auditing conference.


  • Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, Brigham Young University
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Oregon Municipal Auditor

Professional Affiliations

  • Oregon Society of CPA’s
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Oregon Municipal Finance Officers Association

Community Involvement

  • Pacific Cascade Federal Credit Union board member
  • Church treasurer

Ask me about

  • Fraud risk factors
  • Cash flow planning, budgeting and debt repayment
  • Complying with new financial reporting requirements
  • The world before personal computers
  • Being a Grandpa
  • My running habit
  • My smoking habit, I use mostly fruitwood when I smoke

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