MHCS Announces Appointment of New Shareholder

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA (JULY 18, 2022) - MHCS, a certified public accounting and business advisory firm, announces the promotion of Nick Finkenauer, CPA from Tax Principal to Shareholder.

Nick joined MHCS in November 2012 and leads the Construction and Real Estate practice. With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Nick specializes in partnership taxation, state and local tax (SALT), and closely held businesses. He is originally from Sherrill, Iowa and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with his bachelor's degree in accounting. Nick currently lives in Grimes, Iowa with his wife and their three children. He is active in our community through ALS Association of Iowa and was the former treasurer of Morsel Combat. Additionally, Nick is a graduate of ABI Leadership Iowa, West Des Moines Leadership Academy, and the Iowa Motor Truck Association Leadership Academy.

"We would like to congratulate Nick and welcome him to the shareholder group at the firm. He is a valuable member of our Construction and Real Estate niche and Tax department. We are excited to watch him use current industry knowledge to proactively assist our clients and their needs. We are also proud to have another leader at the firm that shares the service and dedication that MHCS values," said Managing Shareholder, Dave Farnsworth, CPA.

Nick assumes his new role as Shareholder effective immediately.

MHCS is a Top 400 CPA and business consulting firm in the U.S and one of the most established and largest Iowa-based CPA firms. MHCS partners with individuals and business clients in over 40 states among many different industries, leading in transportation and logistics, real estate and construction, health care, and manufacturing and distribution. Beyond offering a complete range of accounting, assurance, business advisory, and tax services, MHCS brings thought leadership and timely solutions of the highest quality to each client. MHCS has been recognized for a variety of awards over 75 years including Best Accounting Firm to Work For, Top Workplace in Iowa, Best Company in Iowa for Work/Life Balance, and Best Accounting Firm in Des Moines. MHCS is also an active member of ISCPA and CPAmerica, Inc. To connect and learn more, visit