About our Firm


Since 1957, our firm has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as tax audits, financial statements preparation, financial services and strategic planning.

Our Mission

We are a team of professionals dedicated to advising and educating motivated individuals and businesses by providing economic direction. Our committment to our clients is to provide unparalled focus through complete accounting services including wealth management, consulting, and tax planning and preparation that exceeds expectations. We don't just do it, we do it better.

Our Team

Scott H. Murri, CPA

Scott Murri is a partner who has been with our firm over 25 years. He has built up significant experience in small business planning and tax compliance. Scott has had extensive experience in Real Estate Development, Manufacturing, engineering and issues faced by High Net Worth individuals. His specialization also includes Estate Planning. Scott is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He received his BS in Accounting from Brigham Young University.

smurri@nelsonmurri.com 801-355-5113

Bethany Schmucker, CPA, EA

Bethany began working for us in 1992 assisting clients with their tax returns during tax seasons while at the same time establishing and managing a successful business in the health care industry. She returned to our firm full time after a short hiatus exploring and teaching in Alaska for a year and a half and working for a small accounting firm in the state of Washington where she lived for three years. In Washington she worked closely with small business owners in all areas of bookkeeping, payroll and tax issues and became an enrolled agent with the IRS. Bethany is a Certified Pro-Advisor for Quickbooks. She has a Masters of Accounting in Taxation from Weber State University. Bethany loves all things water related and is pursuing sailing and training for a future mini triathlon.

bschmucker@nelsonmurri.com 801-355-5113

H Judd Peterson

Judd has been with the firm since 2007 and is currently in the process of becoming a CPA. He holds a Master of Accounting in Tax from Weber State University and has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Utah. He is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and is experienced in assisting small business clients with their bookkeeping, payroll tax and income tax needs.

jpeterson@nelsonmurri.com 801-355-5113

Scott Christensen

Scott Christensen has a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Utah. Being a former QuickBooks Certified Pro-Advisor and owner of a public accounting firm in Salt Lake City for over 12 years, he has developed a wide range of experience with small businesses and their owners specializing in tax consulting, preparation and general accounting. He is married and when not in the office enjoys spending time with his family and pursuing his hobby as an amateur motorcycle racer.

schristensen@nelsonmurri.com 801-355-5113

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