Matthew Howard, CPA Public Accountant | WHA Financial Advisors

Matthew Howard CPA


Matthew started his career in accounting in 2003 and has worked in public accounting as an auditor and tax preparer since 2008. He started his career at McGladrey and Pullen, where he assisted in performing audit and review services to a large international client base. In 2010 Matthew left McGladrey to join his father Patrick Howard at Wade, Howard & Associates, CPAs LLP. Since joining Wade Howard he has worked primarily with not-for-profit entities, tribal governments, construction contractors, employee benefit plans and various for-profit entities including airlines, restaurants, magazines and web-service companies.

Matthew has passed the series 7 and 66 license examinations (CRD# 7021045) since 2018


  • San Diego State University
  • Bachelors of Science – Accountancy


  • Auditing Developments
  • SSARS 21: Understanding the New Compilation, Review and Preparation Standards
  • SMART TOOLS: Internal Controls
  • OMB Circular A-133: The Single Audit
  • Audits of State and Local Governments
  • Form 990: Advanced Preparation Techniques
  • Companion to PPC’s 990 Deskbook – Course 1: Form 990-T