Seth Covalt Receives CPA Designation


Seth Covalt, a Tax Accountant with Contryman Associates, P.C., has received his certificate and permit to practice as a Certified Public Accountant from the Nebraska Board of Public Accountancy.

As a Certified Public Accountant, Covalt has met the experience requirement, two years in public accounting, in addition to having demonstrated his technical competency, through comprehensive examination, in the areas of auditing and attestation, regulation, business environment concepts, and financial accounting and reporting. As a Certified Public Accountant, 80 hours of Continuing Professional Education, earned during a two year period, are required in order to renew his permit to practice.

Covalt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Wyoming. He has experience with individual, corporate, partnership, trust, and estate tax preparation and planning. Covalt began his career with Contryman Associates in 2013 and came to the firm with four years of public accounting experience. He is the son of Dallas and Tammy Covalt of Broadwater.

Contryman Associates, P.C., Certified Public Accountants, has provided accounting, tax, audit and business consulting services in Nebraska since 1939 with offices in Grand Island, Hastings, Kearney, Lexington, Scottsbluff, Central City, and Geneva. The firm is a member of CPAmerica International, one of the largest accounting associations in the world.