Clarus Partners, founded in 2007, is more than an accounting firm. We are business advisors who focus on the overall fiscal health and well-being of our clients.

No matter what the assignment, we’ll always look out for the overall strength and viability of your company to create competitive advantages throughout its lifecycle. Clarus combines a depth of expertise to deal with the most complex financial issues with the personal, hands-on attention of our senior management team.

Mission Statement

Clarus will deliver world class financial, accounting, and tax services to its clients by investing in people; maintaining a diverse talent base that will allow us to serve the needs of businesses and their owners throughout the business life cycle; and delivering a fresh perspective by cultivating relationships with our clients. Our experience and knowledge is most valuable when we know and understand the people we serve.

How We Work

It is important to us to create the right relationships with our clients. We have the flexibility to provide outstanding service and we are committed to doing so.

Core Values

Own It- The willingness tot take responsibility for one’s own actions and decisions.

Enjoy It-Taking a proactive stance to create a healthy work-life balance for associates.

Prioritize It- Prioritizing our clients’ needs and taking care of our clients as if they were one’s own.

Solve It- Taking a creative yet pragmatic approach to thinking through client problems and offering solutions to help clients be successful.

Simplify It – Being most efficient in our processes and procedures.

Our History

Clarus Partners is a locally owned accounting firm, whose origin starts in the mid-1950s with Sam Schwartz. Sam ran a traditional accounting and tax firm, and in 1985 Barry Adelman joined him as a partner. We are honored to say that we continue to work with some of Sam’s original clients. In 2007, Clarus Partners expanded beyond the basics and joined with Brent Johnson and Mike Stevenson. Today, Clarus Partners has over 40 associates, each with a unique skill set providing guidance in state and local tax, corporate tax , individual tax, assurance and audit and many other supportive services.