Principals, Senior Managers & Tax Counsel

Our principals, senior managers, and tax counsel are experienced at working with a range of nonprofit entities. They are responsible for supervising and guiding our professional staff accountants during engagements.

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Brent R. Smith

Senior Manager

505.50.CAPIN ext. 1802
Areas of Service

Audit and accounting
Nonprofit tax


Brent joined CapinCrouse in June 2013 and has more than 15 years of public accounting experience serving a variety of clients in the nonprofit industry, including higher education institutions, private schools, foundations, churches, church denominations, rescue missions, and international mission organizations. While he primarily provides assurance services to clients, Brent also has extensive experience in nonprofit tax. He is responsible for the oversight of audit engagements and the recommendation of internal control structures and best practices. He is the primary liaison between all individuals involved in the engagement process, ensuring that the team is communicating well with client personnel in order to facilitate efficient and effective services.

Civic/Professional Involvement

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, member
Massachusetts Society of CPAs, member

Certifications and Licenses

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Massachusetts, New York
AICPA Not-for-Profit Certificate

Speaking and Other Service

Brent is a frequent instructor of continuing professional education classes.


B.S., St. Joseph’s College