Rich Thornton
Partner
National Tax — Estate, Gift & Trust
National Tax — S Corporations
CPA

Biography

Rich began his career with the Internal Revenue Service in 1974 and joined Moss Adams LLP in 1984. He specializes in providing business owner succession services, dealing with business management, ownership, and estate transition planning issues. He also regularly speaks at professional, industry, and civic organizations on various financial, tax, business, and estate planning issues.

Rich is the firm director of wealth services implementation and is a certified public accountant in Washington, Oregon, and Montana.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, International Board of Certified Financial Planners
  • Member, Montana State Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Washington State Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • BS, accounting, Carroll College