The sky's the limit at Rudler, PSC!

Whether you’re using a lease or buy analysis to reduce costs, considering the acquisition of a competitor, or navigating multi-state taxation, Rudler, PSC is ready to roll. If your vehicles travel in the Midwest, you’ve probably passed our building at the nexus of two major US highways linking Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana with the rest of the country. With a regional focus and a strong feel for the tax climate of the Midwest, we’re set up to optimize businesses moving merchandise through multiple states or growing in their local area.

Transportation companies often struggle with tight margins one year and see explosive growth the next. It’s a field with diverse business structures and many ways to improve profits. Our business accounting services can match the innovative thinking of transportation owners and find solutions. We also perform audits to ensure that changes to your business structure and finance have been done right.

We work with national businesses delivering coast-to-coast and small fast-growing firms who want double-digit growth that result in a sale of their company. Our clients include long haul trucking, freight hauling, dealership chains, courier services, local deliveries, pharmacy deliveries, valet parking companies and parking garages.

If you’re starting out, we can help you set up entities in optimal ways for your business goals, including separating entities with regard to tax treatment and security. Growing companies stay efficient by using our accounting resources, using tools from advanced tax planning to improved maintenance programs. We’ve helped businesses not only save by performing in-house maintenance on their fleet, but guided them in creating new revenue streams by servicing other companies’ trucks.


  • cross-state taxes
  • proactive tax planning
  • entity structures
  • tax returns for owners
  • 401(k) tax returns and consulting

Accounting and Assurance

  • audits, reviews and compilations
  • employee benefit audits
  • M&A preparation/feasibility
  • consulting on QuickBooks® software
  • outsourced back office accounting including payroll

Business Advisory

  • lease or buy analysis
  • cash flow management
  • strategic planning
  • succession planning
  • business valuation
  • franchises

Mike Lenihan, CPA
Shareholder | 859-331-1717

The sky's the limit at Rudler, PSC!

Whether you’re currently in school or have years of experience, there’s room for you to soar at our dynamic, mid-sized CPA firm.

Working at Rudler, PSC

By providing tax, accounting and business advisory services for closely-held businesses and not-for-profits — as well as individuals, families and trusts — Rudler professionals gain broad experience through service in a variety of industries. We also have four dedicated teams for professionals with specialized interests: QuickBooks (including on-site client training), Not-for-Profit, Employee Benefits and Tax. But here’s what you really need to know about working at Rudler:

Local Roots

Founded in 1969, we maintain our long tradition as a mid-sized, independent CPA firm. As such, our clients and our professionals have direct access to partners. Talent retention, which far exceeds the industry average, originates from a strong co-op program during tax season. More than 8 of 10 interns offered a full-time position accept our offer, and half of our professionals now have 10+ years of service at the firm — making Rudler an independent employer of choice.

Technology Focus

Always looking 3-5 years ahead, Rudler became one of the first CPA firms of our size to go paperless and to embrace cloud applications. You can work from anywhere and anytime for our clients, providing immediate access and efficient, cost-effective services. Rudler’s affiliation with BKR International allows us to collaborate with CPA firms and advisors across the world, which provides you with resources as well as key connections for your career. When you have a new way of using technology, speak up! Your suggestions support our best practices for the future.

Creating Balance

We understand that you have a life outside of work. Really, we do. Rudler’s culture is founded on a work/life balance for professionals, providing flexible work schedules and workstations/mobile devices for remote working options. Professionals can incorporate time for spouse’s work, kids’ school and family events… or to follow personal passions and volunteering outside of work.

Recognized Efforts

We are honored to be recognized by Accounting Today as a 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014 and 2012 Best Accounting Firms to Work For and a 2019 Best Accounting Firm for Technology.  We were also named a 2018 Inside Public Accounting Top 400 Firm.

Rudler, PSC always has openings for adaptable people who want a clear career path PLUS a sense of higher purpose. Check out our Senior Accountant A&A, Senior Tax Accountant or Staff Accountant positions, or click here to submit your resumé .