Best Places To Work

We Put Our People First

For ten consecutive years, Accounting Today has recognized our Firm as one of the top places to work. This year, we were also named a Best Place to Work by Crain’s Chicago Business and a 2020 Best Firm for Women by Accounting Today. We believe it is this commitment to our team which allows us to continue to receive recognition. It is our job to not only focus on supporting our clients, but also the men and women who make up our diverse and talented family.

Always Striving for Excellence

Best Places to Work in Chicago

Crain’s Chicago Business

This is the second time the organization received this coveted Chicago award. Thousands of employees across Chicagoland provided feedback on the types of working conditions, benefits and corporate culture that make a company a “great place to work.” The program honors the 100 best companies to work for in the area.

Best Accounting Firm to Work For

Accounting Today

This is the tenth consecutive year Mowery & Schoenfeld has been named a Best Firm to Work For. 100 winners from across the nation were determined by the results of a survey of employees and employers, conducted by Accounting Today in partnership with Best Companies Group. Feedback was provided on the types of working conditions, benefits and corporate culture that make a company a “great firm to work for.” 

Best Firms for Women

Accounting Today

Each year, Accounting Today recognizes the 100 Best Firms to Work For in the U.S. — and then picks the 10 Best Firms for Women from among those based on the responses of their female staff to a comprehensive employee survey. Mowery & Schoenfeld was named #8 on the Best Firms for Women list out of thousands nationwide.

Public Service Volunteerism Award

Illinois CPA Society

Each year, the Illinois CPA Society awards one firm with the Time and Talent Public Service Volunteerism Award. This year, a few of our events included packing books at home, online holiday drives, outfitting a group home rec space, and hosting a virtual 5K – complete with medals, finish line tape, and shirts shipped to each team member’s home. We are very honored to have our Firm recognized.

Fastest Growing Companies

Inc. Magazine

With a revenue growth of 23% over the past two years, Mowery & Schoenfeld, LLC earned a place on Inc. Magazine’s list of the Midwest’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies.  Inc. Magazine revealed that our Firm ranks number 130 on the 2021 Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List: Midwest.

Top 300 Firms

Inside Public Accounting

Mowery & Schoenfeld ranks as one of the 250 largest firms in 2020. The one-of-a-kind IPA 400, recognizing the top U.S.-based accounting firms, is the most comprehensive list of North American public accounting firms available. IPA annually ranks the largest public accounting firms in the U.S. based on participating firm’s net revenue.

Best of Accounting

Clearly Rated Client Satisfaction

M&S received ClearlyRated’s Best of Accounting Award for the third time. This award recognizes accounting firms for exceptional service quality based exclusively on ratings provided by their clients. ClearlyRated uses satisfaction research and a NPS survey program to help professional service firms measure client experience, reputation, and differentiate on service quality. Over 85% of Mowery & Schoenfeld clients rated the Firm’s services at a 9 or 10 – significantly higher than the industry average of 45%.   

America's Best Tax Firms


Mowery & Schoenfeld was named as one of the top 203 Best Tax Firms in America. Forbes  partnered with market research company Statista to create a list of America’s Best Tax Firms for 2020. Feedback was given by peers, clients and business partners and was based on one’s willingness to refer a client. 

Most Innovative Speaker

Geneva Group International

As an active member in Geneva Group International (GGI), a leading global alliance of professional service firms, we leverage the international capabilities and expertise of our member partners. Managing Partner, Jeff Mowery is the North American chairman of the GGI International Tax Practice Group and was named Most Innovative Presenter for the second year in a row.