VSH CPAs Staff Accountant Earns CPA Designation

The accounting and consulting firm VSH CPAs is pleased to announce that Emma Raivio has been approved for her license as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Washington.

A professional in the accounting field since 2019, Raivio joined the VSH CPAs team in 2020. She currently serves as a staff accountant in the firm’s International Tax Department.

“Emma has every reason to be proud of herself for this fantastic achievement,” said Jessica Waggoner, Chief Executive Officer of VSH CPAs. “Earning one’s CPA designation is one of the most important career milestones for an accounting professional. Emma’s hard work and dedication were evident as she pursued the accreditation while simultaneously remaining fully invested in her work here at the firm.”

A 2019 graduate of Western Washington University, Raivio earned bachelor’s degrees in both Accounting and Management Information Systems. She is currently affiliated with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (WSCPA), and the Washington State Board of Accountancy. Raivio lives in Lynden, Washington.

Founded in 1997, VSH CPAs is a full-service firm providing value added accounting and consulting services. Operating out of offices in Bellingham and Burlington, the firm serves clients both locally and internationally. In addition to state and local taxation, litigation support, and strategic business consulting, VSH specializes in U.S./Canada cross-border and international taxation and consulting.

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