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Redpath and Company
Redpath helps clients make more informed decisions that contribute to their financial well-being by providing proactive, innovative, and value-driven certified public accounting services for closely-held businesses, government entities, and not-for-profit organizations. Areas of service expertise include audit and attest; personal, business, and international tax; accounting services; entity structuring; mergers and acquisitions; valuations; succession and estate planning; state and local tax; and sales and use tax. The firm was founded in 1971 and is 100% employee owned (ESOP). With offices located in downtown St. Paul and White Bear Lake, Minnesota, the firm ranks as one of the top CPA firms in the Twin Cities with over 180 employees. Redpath is a member of HLB International, a global network of independent advisory and accounting firms. For more information, visit

Recent Posts

Ditch the 'Wage War' to Combat Skilled Labor Shortage in Manufacturing

March 4, 2021 - The manufacturing industry is all too familiar with skilled labor shortages. It is a critical problem that has increasingly plagued manufacturers for years, along with construction, aerospace, and other industries that depend on...

What to Do if You Have Economic Nexus in Another State

February 19, 2021 - If your company does business in states outside of your primary location, you may already know that you're required to collect and remit sales tax there. After Wayfair vs. South Dakota, a 2018 Supreme Court ruling, most states...

Redpath Hires EGT and M&A Service Area Leaders

St. Paul, Minnesota (October 5, 2020) โ€” Certified public accounting firm Redpath and Company, Ltd. (Redpath) has hired Jon Fortin, J.D., as director of the estate, gift, and trust tax service area, and Joe Hellman, CPA, as director of the ...

HLB Celebrates Winning โ€œNetwork of the Yearโ€

St. Paul, MN, October 2, 2020 โ€“ Redpath and Company, Ltd. announced that its global network of affiliated accounting and advisory firms, HLB International, has been named โ€œNetwork of the Yearโ€ at the 2020 Digital Accountancy Awards. The award was...

6 Questions to Ask When Interviewing a New Construction Accounting Firm

August 18, 2020 - Whether you're growing, restructuring, cleaning house, or just want to know your options, one of the most valuable things you can do when looking for a new construction CPA is to be curious. 

How Culture Defines a Business During Tough Times

April 14, 2020 - It has become fashionable for marketers and spokespeople to talk about culture as a feature of their business like foosball tables and treadmills. Culture has almost become slang, and itโ€™s starting to lose its cool. Culture...

Families First Response Act: Department of Labor Resources and FAQs

March 24, 2020 - With the passage of the Families First Response Act, the Department of Labor (DOL) has been compiling frequently asked questions they've received from companies and individuals. These resources will continue to be updated as...

Covid-19 Update: MN DEED and SBA Disaster Loans, Individual Tax Extension

March 23, 2020 - The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has shared information about the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loans which are now available for Minnesota businesses.

Opinion: The Halloween "Parent Tax" is Unjustified

October 26, 2017 โ€” Costumed travelers door-to-door on a crisp-aired eve of delight. Gifts of sweets multiply and land into pillowcases, satchels, and my basket. But the spookiest thing of all? A shriek from a casket? No, withdrawal.

How Manufacturers Can Use Big Data to Improve Performance

July 13, 2017 โ€” To stay competitive in the manufacturing industry, itโ€™s essential to make smart and fast decisions on a variety of industry-specific needs, such as forecasting production downtime. However, U.S. manufacturers fall behind their...