Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. CPAs (THF) Wins ClearlyRated’s 2023 Best of Accounting Award For Service Excellence

Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. CPAs (THF), a leading accounting firm, announced today that they have won the Best of Accounting Award for providing superior service to their clients. ClearlyRated’s Best of Accounting® Award winners have proven to be industry leaders in service quality based entirely on ratings provided by their clients. On average, clients of 2024 Best of Accounting winners are 50% more likely to be satisfied than those who work with non-winning firms. THF received satisfaction scores of 9 or 10 out of 10 from 86.2% of their clients, significantly higher than the industry’s average of 56%.

“THF has continued to uphold our core value of ‘Superior Client Service’ since our inception over 30 years ago,” said Managing Shareholder Jeff Barbacci, CPA. “We value every single client we serve and appreciate the trust and confidence they have placed in us to help them achieve their goals. We appreciate our relationship with Clearly Rated and their assistance in helping us identify what we do well and where we can improve in the eyes of our clients. Great service starts with a great team, and I am equally as proud of our team for helping us earn such an award.”

“I’m so excited to introduce the 2024 Best of Accounting winners alongside their verified ratings and reviews on,” said ClearlyRated’s CEO, Eric Gregg. “Faced with another challenging year in 2023, these firms proved their commitment to providing outstanding experiences and superior service. They’re raising the bar for excellence and I couldn’t be more proud to celebrate their success – cheers to you all!”

About Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. CPAs
Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. CPAs (THF) was founded in June of 1993, to acquire the office of Ernst & Young (EY). Our firm’s roots date back to the early 1970s with the name Walker Barineau Walker. Since our inception, THF has grown to over 150 team members providing clients with a full range of traditional accounting, auditing, and tax services complemented by comprehensive consulting and advisory resources.

About ClearlyRated
Rooted in satisfaction research for professional service firms, ClearlyRated utilizes a Net Promoter® Score survey program to help professional service firms measure their service experience, build online reputation, and differentiate on service quality. Learn more at

About Best of Accounting
ClearlyRated’s Best of Accounting® Award recognizes accounting firms that have demonstrated exceptional service quality based exclusively on ratings provided by their clients and employees. The award program provides statistically valid and objective service quality benchmarks for the accounting industry, revealing which firms deliver the highest quality client and employee experience. Winners are featured on—an online business directory that helps buyers of professional services find service leaders and vet prospective firms with the help of validated client ratings and testimonials.