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Firm Snapshot - Founded in 1984, and led by Big Four experience, Cottrill, Arbutina & Associates is a Pittsburgh Business Times "Top 25" public accounting firm, with a staff of more than 45 in Beaver, Pittsburgh and Peters Township. 


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Privately Held Businesses - Auto Dealers - Contracted Financial Services - Credit Unions - Employee Benefits & 401(k) Plans - Exit Planning - Shale Gas & Oil - Non-Profit Organizations - Physicians - School Districts / Governments. More>

Shale Gas & Oil Planning

Shale Gas & Oil Planning - Do you receive income from Shale leases and royalties? If so, will you spend all of it now? Or save it for the future? And be ready with a plan when the tax man comes? How we can help you>


LSBCLogo02Leaders Speak on Faith at Work - Firm founders Dale Cottrill and Tod Arbutina present about "Faith At Work." More>


BethDuck02Retirement Caps 30-Year Career - After 3 decades of service, Beth Cottrill will retire at the end of 2014. More>




New Conference Center in Beaver - An intimate, comfortable, high quality space for your next event. More >


Health Benefit Solutions

Health Benefit Solutions - We help clients better evaluate risk and manage their health benefits budgets by understanding alternatives for defined contribution plans. More >


Cottrill-Arbutina Staff and Groups

Credit Union Mergers: Where Do We Start? by P. Joel Martin, CPA - Content from Cottrill Arbutina's Credit Union Supervisory Committee & Accounting Conference. More >


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Rihely Elected to Board of Big Brothers Big Sisters - Lucas Rihely, CPA, CFE, is elected to the board of directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Beaver County. More >



CertifiedQuickBooksProAdvisor2014BMangelli Certified as QuickBooks Pro Advisor - Intuit certifies Deborah Mangelli, MBA, as a 2014 QuickBooks ProAdvisor®, demonstrating her advanced technical expertise. More >

News and Articles



Four New Articles (Nov. 19)


Third Quarter 2014 Market Recap


Women: Make a Financial Plan — the Secret of Your Success


Year-End Tax Planning Strategies


Focus on Fundamentals: Asset Allocation




"Put Your Objectives in the Driver's Seat" (Dec. 17) - An all-new exit planning article from Tod Arbutina and John Ellsworth. Exit planning library >



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Correll Warne

Correll, Warne Join Cottrill Arbutina - Correll, a staff accountant, provides audit services. Warne, a CPA and senior accountant, specializes in tax. More >


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