Steinke, Wrensch advance credentials at Hawkins Ash CPAs
For Hub City Times
MARSHFIELD – Rachel Steinke has achieved Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation and Jill Wrensch is now an Enrolled Agent (EA) at Hawkins Ash CPAs, in Marshfield.
Steinke, an associate, recently achieved her CPA designation from the State of Wisconsin Department of Regulations & Licensing. To qualify, she had to pass a four-part written exam, obtain a four-year college degree, and demonstrate at least a year of experience in public or private accounting.
Wrensch, a tax manager, is now an EA. This status is the highest credential awarded by the Internal Revenue Service. To qualify, she had to pass a three-part comprehensive IRS test covering individual and business tax returns. Those who obtain this status must adhere to ethical standards and complete 72 hours of continuing education courses every three years.