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About Us



Since the firm's founding in 1958 by Charles L. Snyder & Elmo M. Clemente, Snyder & Clemente has provided a full spectrum of Accounting and Consulting Services - to individuals, businesses, small and mid-sized service-orientated companies, professional practices, and large regional organizations in multiple locations. We have become one of the largest accounting firms in Northeastern Pennsylvania, because our professionals take the time to understand each client's organization - including its unique risks and objectives.

Our client list is extensive and diverse, and includes clients in all aspects of business, finance, government and not-for-profit. Our business client list includes those involved in retail/wholesale, manufacturing, construction, trucking, automotive dealerships, healthcare and professional services.

Our firm maintains offices in Kingston and Sugarloaf/Hazleton. Our offices are fully staffed with experienced CPA's and professionals. Our firm has a long, proud history of excellent service to our clients and the public, as well as active involvement in professional and community affairs. In that regard, the majority of our professional staff maintains leadership positions with professional, community, and charitable organizations. Our staff is results and profit oriented and each member has a working knowledge of current professional accounting and auditing standards.

By working close with your team, providing expert and prudent advise, and being responsive to your needs, we can efficiently focus on providing quality service that impacts your productivity and adds value.




Qualifications and Experience

Snyder & Clemente is properly licensed to practice certified public accounting in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The licenses of our firm and each of our professional staff are current.

Snyder & Clemente and all staff members who are CPA's are members of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA).

Our firm is in compliance with all the requirements necessary to provide audits in accordance with Government Auditing Standards.

Snyder & Clemente is committed to the highest levels of quality control and participates in the AICPA Peer Review program. A Peer Review ensures compliance with the standards of the profession, and that a firm operates independently and without conflicts of interest. It verifies the existence of quality hiring policies and properly trained staff. Finally, a Peer Review verifies the firm's commitment to continuing professional education.

Peer Reviews are conducted by other CPA firms trained in the process of evaluating all areas of a firm's operations by the AICPA. Snyder & Clemente continues to be recognized for its quality control policies and procedures by receiving the highest achievable Peer Review rating. Follow this link to view a .pdf file our most recent Peer Review results.   PEER REVIEW REPORT