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Roman Kepczyk

Right Networks

Roman H. Kepczyk, CPA is Director of Firm Technology Strategy for Right Networks. His primary focus is helping firms throughout North America effectively use information technology and accounting applications by optimizing their tax, audit and administrative production workflows.

He has spent the past twenty-one years consulting exclusively with CPA firms and prior to that, ten years with the CPA firm of Henry & Horne, (Arizona’s largest regional firm) where he was the partner in charge of the firm’s Management Advisory Services and PC Consulting practices. Roman also served as the firm’s Administrative partner where he oversaw Internal Accounting, Marketing, Human Resources, and was responsible for the creation and implementation of the firm’s technology plan and budget.

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Attributes Needed to Move from Technical Advisor to Consultant with Sandra Wiley
 Everyone understands that firms must move to advisory and consultative soon, but the question is how.  In this podcast Sandra will answer the how, but also the what and the who!

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Importance of the Tech Stack in your Firm’s CAAS Transformation with Roman Kepczyk
Your firm’s Tech(nology) Stack is the foundation for providing business information to support your transformation towards advisory services.  This podcast discusses how today’s integrated applications can deliver information in near real time to help clients make better decisions and streamline their businesses under your direction as their trusted advisor.
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Our Blog

Tax Season Debrief Considerations

By Roman Kepczyk | November 22, 2021

One of the most effective ways to improve your firm’s tax processes and production is with the post-busy season debrief process. Whether done formally with a meeting or informally in combination with a survey, we suggest it be scheduled as close as possible after the tax deadline while the experience is still fresh in your…

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Why Remote Hiring is The Answer to Your Staffing Shortage

By Jeff Phillips | November 10, 2021

I wanted to address the number one question we get from CPA Firms clients: why is it so hard to hire into CPA firms, and give you the answer you need to hear, even if you don’t want to hear it.    So, why is it so hard to hire experienced tax and audit into…

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Accounting: What Is Ours to Do?

By Sarah Elliott | September 15, 2021

The murder of George Floyd on May 25, 2020 heightened many Americans’ awareness of the deeply rooted, systemic racism that has existed in our country since inception and continues to evolve over the years. As a profession that has been historically dominated by white people – white men, in particular, considering even today, women represent…

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