Schettler Macy & Associates, LLC (SMA) is a Certified Public Accounting (CPA) firm located in Reno, Nevada. SMA provides accounting, tax, and business consulting services. Specialties of the firm include tax preparation and planning for small businesses, high net worth individuals, and U.S. citizens living abroad, as well as audits of local businesses, governments, and non-profit organizations.


We are a firm that values quality and excellence, attention to detail, and going above and beyond. We make it a point to keep abreast of the latest innovations and knowledge in our field to ensure we provide you with the best service possible.


We truly enjoy the interpersonal side of our business and value the relationships we have with our clients—many of whom we’ve known for over a decade.


Our firm places an emphasis on supporting and enabling a dynamic, knowledge-driven environment. In order to achieve this, we continuously invest in technology. We offer paperless and cloud-based solutions at the client’s request.


We welcome new challenges. The field of public accounting is always changing and we pride ourselves on staying up to date and researching complex matters when the opportunity presents itself.


The partners are hands-on/working partners who are involved in every engagement which usually includes a mix of partner and staff time. 


We take pride in what we do. We stand behind the quality of our work and go the extra mile to “get it right.”


We take great interest in the professional development of each of our staff and ensure they receive training well above the minimum required by our profession.


Schettler Macy & Associates partners Rick Schettler and Zeth Macy have been in business together since 2008. We enjoy working with each other and have complementary skills and experiences that we are able to draw upon to serve our clients.


Rick has dedicated over 15 years to serving small businesses and individuals with complex tax situations. Rick enjoys tax work because of the evolving nature of the tax code and the opportunity to interact with clients in a meaningful way.

Rick received his BS in Business Administration from the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA and his Masters in Accountancy (Taxation) from San Diego State University. Rick has worked with CPA firms in the Washington, DC and San Diego metropolitan areas before moving to Reno in 2006. He also served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Paraguay and as a business consultant in Nicaragua. Rick is a member of the Tax Section of American Institute of CPA’s.

Rick is married with two children and is crazy about his family. His hobbies include basketball (Washington Wizards), traveling, commuting by bike, and gardening (despite his recent brown thumb). He is active in the local community through coaching kids’ sports teams, supporting his son’s scouting troop, serving on the board of a local non-profit and providing pro-bono assistance to another local charity.

ZETH M. MACY, CPA, Partner

Zeth enjoys providing tax, accounting and audit services to individuals, businesses, governments, and non-profit organizations. He enjoys going beyond his role as an auditor to help clients identify cost-savings and areas of improvement.

 Before founding SMA, Zeth worked several years with a local Reno CPA firm. He grew up in Placerville California and studied economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara and accounting at the University of Nevada Reno. Zeth enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and two kids. Their favorite outdoor activities include hiking, mountain biking, and skiing.


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