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Bridges & Yallaly CPAs PA

Firm Profile

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Our Firm has been serving client needs in Shawnee and the surrounding community since the 1960s. Through consistent application of the highest in professional standards, our Firm has developed a long standing reputation of honesty and integrity. Our objective is to provide top quality services by identifying the specific tax, accounting or financial needs of our clients and providing guidance to satisfy those needs. We are equally dedicated to providing an enjoyable work environment that will allow a balance of professional, personal, and family development for all members of our team.


  L. Wayne Bridges, CPA

Wayne is an owner and has been with the Firm since June of 1985 when he joined former owner, Elmer E Ehlers. In 1995 Mr. Ehlers retired and Jeff Yallaly joined the Firm and has since become an owner.

Wayne received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Kansas in 1977. In 1980 he received his designation as a Certified Public Accountant and holds Certificates in both Missouri and Kansas. Wayne spent the first four years of his accounting career at Arthur Andersen & Co. He then worked an additional four years with Prairie Energy Corporation, a local oil & gas company, before joining the Firm.

His primary areas of practice are in accounting services and consulting, income tax preparation and planning as well as trust and estate tax preparation and planning.

Wayne is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Kansas Society of CPAs. He is a past president of the Rotary Club of Johnson County and the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce. He is also very involved in activities at his Church, Westside Family Church.

  

  Jeffrey T. Yallaly, CPA

Jeff is an owner and has been with the Firm since April of 1995. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from Southwest Baptist University in 1992. He has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1995 and holds Certificates in both Missouri and Kansas. Jeff spent approximately two years of his accounting career at Arthur Andersen & Co before joining the Firm.

His primary areas of practice are in accounting services and consulting, income tax preparation and planning, and QuickBooks consulting.

Jeff is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor, a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Kansas Society of CPAs. He is a member of the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce and has served in leadership and advisory capacities for several non-profit organizations in the area.


Meet the members of the Bridges & Yallaly team

Kim Perkins, CPA  Kim assists with business & individual tax preparation, accounting, bookkeeping and payroll services.

Amy Yallaly  Amy assists with business tax preparation, accounting, bookkeeping and payroll services.

Debi Bazzell  Debi assists with individual tax preparation, accounting, bookkeeping and payroll services.

Linda Cahill  Linda assists with business tax preparation, accounting, bookkeeping and payroll services.

Melinda Johnson  Melinda assists with business & individual tax preparation, accounting, bookkeeping and payroll services.

Harvey Amos  Harvey assists with individual tax preparation.

Sheryl Park  Sheryl assists with office administration and support.

Myrna Riley  Myrna assists with office administration and support.

We retain high quality professional staff members who are dedicated to helping clients achieve their business objectives. Our team of professionals keep abreast of the changes in complex federal, state and local tax regulations as well as other issues that affect our client's various industries.

Our high standards, service and specialized staff spell the difference between our outstanding performance, and other firms. We make sure that every client is served by the expertise of our whole firm.