Thomas M. Crutchfield

Tom Crutchfield is a certified public accountant with over twenty years of experience in the accounting industry.

Prior to joining Burdette Smith & Bish LLC, Tom was a partner at Ryan Sharkey & Crutchfield CPAs and Accountants and an audit specialist at KPMG LLP. He joined Burdette Smith & Bish LLC in 2012. He specializes in accounting and tax advisory services for small businesses, professional services entrepreneurs, information technology, and government contracting industries.

Tom is a graduate of Radford University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. An avid horse and dog lover, he is also a co-owner of Claim-2-Fame Stables, a thoroughbred racing operation, and attends the Preakness every year.


  • Licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia (CPA)
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants

Community service, past and present

  • Past-Board of Directors, Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce
  • Vice Chair, Board of Directors – VSCPA Education Foundation
  • Member – VSCPA Peer Review Committee

Area of Expertise

  • Financial reporting – audit
  • Financial reporting – Review and compilation
  • Business entity selection
  • Business succession planning
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Tax
    • Business (partnership, S corp, C corp)
    • Single Member LLCs
    • Individual
    • Trusts and Estates
  • Retirement planning
  • Financial planning
  • Peer Review