Paul Neiffer


Paul Neiffer is a certified public accountant and business advisor specializing in income taxation, accounting services, and succession planning for farmers and agribusiness processors. Paul is a principal with CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA) in our Central Washington office as well as a regular speaker at national conferences and writes a monthly column for Top Producer magazine.

Paul regularly publishes timely content on CLA's agribusiness blog, Farm CPA Today. He covers topics, including taxation, accounting, succession planning, new laws, major agribusiness events, and other issues that are unique to farmers and agribusiness processors.

Raised on a farm in central Washington, Paul has been immersed in the ag industry his entire life, including the last 30 plus years professionally. Paul and his wife own a small ranch in Southeastern Washington as well as farm land in both Washington and Iowa.  His idea of a vacation is operating a combine or tractor.


BA - University of Washington in Business Administration, concentration Accounting

In the community

Past President, Farm Financial Standards Council

The Farm CPA column for Top Producer magazine

Primary author of CLA's blog, Farm CPA Today

Chairperson of the AICPA Ag Committee