About Our Firm

Mission Statement

"To be the premiere public accounting firm that provides quality value-added services which empowers our clients to grow their businesses.”   

Our Firm

Thomas & Reed, LLC (T&R) represents a new era in the public accounting arena where our goal is to provide value-added accounting, auditing, financial, tax compliance and management advisory services that will allow clients to grow and reach their potential. Our Firm is committed to this goal along with excellence, professionalism and quality client service. "Our Client's Success is our Success." 

Our Firm uses a constructive “value-added” approach to its engagements. We utilize a unique methodology to help entities discover and achieve their bottom line potential.  We often recommend improvements that enable clients to enhance their accounting, operational and administrative controls, strengthen financial structure and capitalize on potential financial opportunities.

Our Firm’s philosophy and practice is to blend technical, best business solutions and professional expertise to conduct efficient, quality-controlled and value-added engagements. Whenever appropriate, we will provide our clients with practical, well-formulated business solutions to improve all facets of their operation once we have a thorough understanding of our client’s business practice. 


T&R was organized in January 2004. Effective January 1, 2014, Stephen A. Reed became President/CEO of the firm and is the operating director. The Firm has a license to Practice Accountancy in Indiana and is certified as an MBE by the State of Indiana. The Firm is also certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and MBE by the City of Indianapolis.

T&R has an Advisory Board, which consists of 11 members.  The Advisory Board is made up of individuals with a broad range of experiences, skills and business savvy, and are well respected in their professions.  The Advisory Board’s primary purpose is to provide objective insights and guidance on The Firm’s strategic planning process, its operations, and any challenges T&R encounters. Board meetings are held quarterly.

Stephen A. Reed holds a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license in the State of Indiana. T&R has a license to practice public accountancy in Indiana.  The Firm has certification designation as MBE and DBE as appropriate with the following agencies:

Success Stories

"Compass Residential and Consulting, LLC has enjoyed an effective working relationship with Thomas and Reed LLC. They have been key in our ability to manage our resources and continued growth across the State of Indiana."
- Compass Residential and Consulting

"The Thomas and Reed team helped organize my financial records and ensure my accounting procedures were accurate. They are professional, insightful and committed to elevating the fiscal integrity of my business."
- Herd Strategies

"I was looking for a reputable accounting firm to help organize my financials, implement quality internal controls and do my taxes. The Thomas & Reed LLC team was patient with me and delivered."
- Zionsville Crossfit

"Thomas & Reed, LLC has been engaged to provide third party attestation services on some of our larger governmental audits. We have worked very closely with Stephen A. Reed, CPA and his staff to ensure there was quality staffing that meets our standards. The staff members that were assigned to the engagements were knowledgeable, timely and well prepared."
- Katz, Sapper & Miller


  • State of Indiana
  • City of Indianapolis
  • Downey Insurance
  • Katz, Sapper & Miller
  • Murat Shriners
  • BKD
  • Herd Strategies
  • Covenant Community Church
  • Compass Residential
  • Crowe Horwath
  • Ken Thorpe Foundation, Inc.
  • Jacobs, Gates & Associates
  • White River State Park Commission
  • Value Engineering, LLC
  • Crossfit Zionsville
  • Elevated Logistics Group, LLC
  • Meticulous Design Build, LLC
  • Detour & Erosion Control, LLC
  • Sparkle Cosmetics, LLC
  • City of Indianapolis
  • Indianapolis Airport Authority
  • Evansville Housing Authority
  • C&A Engineers, LLC
  • H.J. Russell & Company Construction
  • Indiana State Board of Accounts
  • Textures Institute of Cosmetology
  • TKS Property Holdings, LLC
  • TNT Collision Repair
  • Compassionate Medical Transportation
  • Circle City Links
  • AKA's (Alpha Mu Omega Chapter)

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