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CPA Salt Lake City UT
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Our Firm



We are no ordinary accounting CPA Salt Lake City firm.  We combine the experience of a large firm with the personal attention that only a small firm can provide. Our clients come back to us year after year because they know they are in good hands. We work to develop long-term relationships; whether your needs are simple or complex, we can help.

Please take a moment and read more about our people, our history, our credentials and our areas of specialization. If you have any questions or would like more detailed information about how we can help you, don’t hesitate to contact us. We would be happy to serve you.


Gary L. Prince, MBA/CPA/CVA – Member

Gary L. Prince obtained his MBA and BA degrees from the University of Utah. After receiving his BA degree in accounting, Mr. Prince joined Ernst & Young as an auditor.  Mr. Prince has worked in the real estate, business consulting, veterinary, accounting, and technology industries.  As an entrepreneur, he has been a founder or co-founder of five businesses.

Gary has extensive experience in audits, reviews, compilations, accounting, taxes, financial planning, business consulting, business valuation, and technology consulting (including fixed asset, customer relationship management, business alerts, document management, and accounting software sales, implementation, and support).

Gary has been married to his wife, Cynthia, for 40 years  They have seven children, 14 grandchildren, and a mongrel.

Douglas R. Hansen, MAcc/CPA – Member

Douglas R. Hansen is a Certified Public Accountant who specializes in small business accounting, tax and strategic financial management consulting services.

Before joining PHG in June 2007, he owned and operated his own accounting practice for twenty years and has catered to successful small businesses and individuals.  Some of the services he provides are tax consulting – preparation and compliance, implementation of accounting systems, cash management, preparation of business plans and annual budgets, consultation in mergers and acquisitions and estate and wealth planning.

Doug has worked in both public accounting and private industry  and he brings to the table an entrepreneurial, personal and common sense approach in serving his clients.  He graduated with a master’s and bachelor’s degree in accounting from Brigham Young University in 1982.

Doug and his wife Marcia have nine children and 17 grandchildren.


Prince Hansen Group, PLLC was formed in 2007 when Gary & Doug brought their respective practices together.  Collectively, this two member limited liability company brings years of experience in dealing with international, national, regional and local professional organizations. Our firm has a cohesive and unified approach to every client project we undertake.  We enjoy working together and have developed great professional relationships and long-term friendships with our clients.


Gary L. Prince is a CPA, MBA and CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst) with over 34 years of experience in public accounting and private industry.

Douglas R. Hansen is a CPA and has a Masters Degree in Accounting with over 32 years of experience


Prince Hansen Group, PLLC offers a complete range of services for businesses, fiduciaries, individuals and more.

Tax Services We specialize in comprehensive tax planning, preparation and compliance services including practice before the IRS, State and Local Agencies.

Accounting Services We specialize in a complete range of accounting services.  We provide professional compilation, review and audit services to businesses of all sizes.  We provide full charge bookkeeping services, financial forecasts and projections, and cash flow and budgeting analysis.

Consulting Services Our Firm specializes in a wide range of consulting services to help you improve business operations, boost efficiency, and increase the bottom line.  Some of our services include Management Advisory Services, Mergers & Acquisitions, Bankruptcies, and Business Succession Planning.  We also have expertise in the following “outside the box” consulting services.

  • Business Valuation Salt Lake City UT

    – Because businesses are unique and general business conditions change so quickly, owners need to know the value of their business in order to properly plan for the future and protect their investment.  Business valuations should be conducted annually, especially when world, national, or local economic conditions change.  PHG provides business valuation services for business owners for the following purposes:  1.) Government compliance (employee stock ownership plan), 2.) Sale or acquisition of a business, 3.) Owner buyouts in conjunction with buy/sell agreements, 4.) Transition planning (i.e.,transfer of ownership interest to children), 5,) Expansion or construction, 6.) Divorce, 7.) Employee stock options.

  • Wealth Management Salt Lake City UT

    – We have strategic alliances with professional broker dealer companies to complement the services we provide in financial planning.  We can provide such services as investment reviews, estate planning and retirement planning. We also offer health and life insurance products that provide protection against unknown events and protect the nest egg you have nurtured.

  • Technology Consultant Salt Lake City UT

      – We have keen insight into your technology needs.  We can provide you with business systems and software solution needs.  We have the expertise to provide assistance with accounting software, credit card merchant services, customer relationship management software, document management systems, electronic records systems, event management, fixed asset systems and monitoring key performance indices.  Investment in technology can save you substantial money by reducing labor costs, increasing customer satisfaction, and generating more sales.

Areas of service: CPA Salt Lake City, CPA Salt Lake City UT

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