McNair & Associates, Chtd., is a Nevada Professional Corporation of Certified Public Accountants and Forensic Accountants with its office located in Las Vegas, Nevada. The office is comprised of majority stockholder, Sharon J. McNair (CPA, CFE, FACFEI, CFF), and six professional staff (including five Nevada Certified Public Accountants).
The firm is a highly-respected public accounting firm, serving clients in several states. Present and previous clients include insurance companies, charitable organizations, mortgage servicing firms, manufacturing concerns, ranching and farming businesses, contractors, publishers, mining, medical and dental organizations, wholesale and retail trade businesses, restaurant and bars, professional service corporations and homeowners’ associations. The firm has extensive experience in auditing, tax preparation and consultation, accounting services including compilation and review of financial statements, financial planning, forensic accounting, management advisory services (including computer systems consulting and support), and litigation support services. The firm is active in all phases of litigation support including being retained by various insurance companies and attorneys to provide reconstruction of accounting records, forecasts and projections, statistical analyses of accounting information, and valuation of claims and losses. The firm’s partner has testified in court extensively as an expert in accounting and tax, and been appointed as Umpire, Arbitrator and Mediator in numerous cases.
The principal of McNair & Associates, Chtd., Sharon J. McNair, is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Nevada Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mrs. McNair is a past chairman of the Accounting Principles and Auditing Standards Committee and the Litigation Support Committees of the Nevada Society of CPAs. All of the firm’s professionals are actively involved in many aspects of community organizations, charitable foundations and fraternal groups. Mrs. McNair served as a member of the Nevada State Board of Accountancy from 2002 thru 2008, an appointment by the Governor, where she served as its President and Secretary-Treasurer. Mrs. McNair is currently serving her second term as a member and Treasurer of the Board of Justice League of Nevada, a Nevada Supreme Court appointment.
McNair & Associates, Chtd., is a member of the Private Companies Practice Section of the AICPA (PCPS), which audits member firms to ensure the highest quality work.
McNair & Associates purchased the Las Vegas Office of Pangborn & Co., Ltd. as of September 1, 1998, continuing the tradition set by Pangborn & Co. since its establishment in 1952 (in Reno) which had become statewide in 1988 with the merger of McNair & Apple with the Reno based Pangborn & Co. firm.
McNair & Associates was named to the 2007 “Best in Client Satisfaction” list of financial businesses by Las Vegas Life magazine and was featured in its November 2007 issue. In February 2013, Mrs. McNair was named to the “top 20 CPAs in Southern Nevada” by Vegas, Inc. magazine.