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Gary Cooper, CPA


Prior to joining HoganTaylor in 2018, Gary was managing partner of JPMS Cox, PLLC in Little Rock. Before starting work at JPMS Cox in 1997, Gary was with Ernst & Young, LLP.

Representative Experience
  • Assisted clients with corporate acquisitions, mergers, and disposals
  • Advises clients proactively on potential transactions
  • Works with clients regarding income tax planning and consulting
  • Large focus in closely held businesses

Certifications & Honors

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)


  • B.S., Accounting, University of Central Arkansas
  • Master of Business Administration, Baylor University

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • UCA Foundation Board Trustee
  • Arkansas Arts Center Board Trustee
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), member
  • Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA), member


Speaking Engagements & Published Articles

  • Arkansas State Society of Certified Public Accountants, Loman Education Services and the National Business Institute, Featured Speaker


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