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Roy Kramer Earns Personal Financial Specialist Credential


Brown Smith Wallace Tax Services Partner Qualified to Provide the Highest Level of Expert Financial Planning Services

Roy KramerST. LOUIS (March 28, 2014) Roy Kramer, a tax partner with Brown Smith Wallace, has earned the Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) credential awarded by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Kramer, who holds CPA, CDFA, CDS and NSSA certifications, has extensive experience in advising individuals and corporations on tax-related issues. The PFS credential is awarded only to qualified CPAs that have extensive personal financial planning education and experience who pass a comprehensive exam.

“We are committed to always providing the highest level of expert financial planning services for our clients,” says Harvey Wallace, managing partner at Brown Smith Wallace. “Roy’s combination of extensive tax expertise and comprehensive knowledge of financial planning translates to financial strategies that put our clients’ needs and interests first.”

Kramer is the only Missouri CPA to hold both PFS and NSSA certifications, giving him a unique skill set in retirement and financial planning.

“Many of our clients have questions on more than just accounting and taxes,” says Kramer. “All areas of personal financial planning—including estate, retirement, investments and insurance—have tax implications.”

For more information about the PFS credential program, visit


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