LUTZ and McDermott & Miller Join Forces

Nebraska – May 1, 2017 – Effective immediately, selected offices of accounting firm McDermott & Miller will be joining forces with CICPAC member firm, Lutz. The combined firm will retain the Lutz name.

The McDermott & Miller offices located in Hastings, Grand Island and Omaha, along with their eight shareholders and over 40 personnel, will be joining the Lutz team. McDermott & Miller professionals will strengthen Lutz’s commitment to the agriculture industry as well as bring additional non-profit and tax resources.

McDermott & Miller is the leading CPA firm in Central Nebraska serving clients throughout the state. The addition of their offices will provide Lutz an expanded presence in a number of Nebraska’s largest communities.

Please be assured that, first and foremost, the firm’s top priority is to continue to provide our client’s with consistent, high-quality service and support. It is anticipated that no major impact to clients as a result of this transaction, other than expanded geographic locations of Lutz offices and added resources.

To learn more about the transaction, visit www.lutz.us/FAQ.

About LUTZ

Since its founding in 1980, Lutz has grown to be Nebraska’s largest locally owned CPA firm with locations in Omaha and Lincoln. Lutz offers a full range of business solutions including Accounting, Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Talent and Wealth Management/Financial Planning.

About McDermott & Miller

Established in 1973, McDermott & Miller is the leading CPA firm in Central Nebraska offering traditional areas of accounting and taxation along with various other specialty offerings. The current offices located in Hastings, Grand Island and Omaha will join Lutz on May 1, 2017, under the Lutz name. The Hastings and Grand Island offices will remain in their current location and the Omaha office will join the Lutz location after May 1, 2017.

The Kearney office of McDermott & Miller will not be part of the transaction as their shareholder group has chosen to stay independent and will operate under a new firm name.