VSH Promotes Emma Raivio to Senior Tax Accountant

The accounting and consulting firm VSH CPAs is pleased to announce the promotion of Emma Raivio, CPA to Senior Tax Accountant.

A professional in the accounting field since 2019, Raivio joined the VSH CPAs team in 2020, serving as a Staff Accountant in the firm’s International Tax Department and specializing in international business tax preparation and client management. She earned her CPA designation in April 2021.

Jessica Waggoner, CEO of VSH, remarked on Emma’s recent promotion: “We are thrilled to see Emma continue to excel in her work at VSH as a Senior Tax Accountant. Her passion for the accounting profession comes through in her determination and work ethic.”

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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