Our Approach

This Clearwater CPA firm has been in business for over 40 years. We have grown steadily and our full complement of employees is able to service a continuously growing clientele. Today, our practice covers the complete spectrum of accounting and tax preparation services, making us the right full-service firm for you.

This accounting firm was established to provide efficient, expert solutions to businesses and individual’s needs. Our primary services include accounting, taxation, and business consulting. We also offer a host of specialty services to cater to the unique needs of our clients.

Our partners and staff accountants serve a wide range of individuals, corporations, partnerships, and non-profit organizations and are experts in the accounting issues and tax laws that impact our clients.

Our partners offer the benefits of years of experience gained from over 70 years of combined public accounting practice. We are an equal opportunity employer and are members in good standing of multiple professional organizations.

We formed our accounting firm with a single principle in mind: to provide the highest level of personalized client service possible. Simply put, we care about each and every one of our clients. You will always be served by a CPA and will never have to worry about how many other accountants have access to your private financial affairs or whether a new staff accountant has the proper experience to give you the right advice.

If you would like to develop a relationship with a CPA that will know your name, get to know ours.

Meet the Team


Gregory Smith

Certified Public Accountant

Certified since 1972. Graduate of University of South Florida 1972.
He and his wife Lori have two grown children, Gregory and Katelyn.



Client Concierge

She is the friendly voice you hear when you call the office and the woman with the bright smile when you come see us.


James Freeman

Certified Public Accountant

Certified since 1980.  Graduate of Florida State University 1975. He has three sons, Josh, Blake, and Dillon, and one daughter Rachael.



Accounting Assistant

She helps Greg, James and Carol with special projects and is a valued resource.


Carol Bristow

Certified Public Accountant

Certified since 1988. Graduate of University of Central Florida 1987. She is a long time employee who joined Smith & Freeman in 1988.



Administrative Assistant

She works part time helping the firm with accounts receivables and keep the team in line.