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An Accounting Career
at JRBT

JRBT is a Waco, Texas-based accounting firm with over 90 employees. Our clients range from small family-owned businesses to large, multimillion-dollar nationwide corporations. As you work with our clients, you will become a trusted advisor, versed in all areas of day-to-day business matters. See what a difference it makes to work in a smaller, team-oriented environment, compared to some other opportunities you may be considering.

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Learn more while you work
As soon as you start at JRBT, you will get to work on a variety of projects for our prestigious clientele, giving you exposure to diverse aspects of their business as well as ours. Say goodbye to pigeonholes and endlessly repetitive tasks … at JRBT you will have plenty of opportunity to broaden your knowledge and professional experience. Plus, as you work directly with the owners of the client companies, you will see the tangible results of your consulting services – a satisfying experience.

Control your own career path
In many companies, employees have to wait for someone “higher up” to leave before they can get promoted. Not at JRBT. We encourage all employees to learn and grow – and we reward you with promotions based on your capabilities and performance. Even while you are developing certain areas of expertise, you’ll be encouraged to become a well-rounded CPA, able to respond to wide-ranging client needs.

Get to know everyone – even the Partners
Unlike the experience at large national firms, at JRBT, partners and managers are exceptionally available to employees. Ask a question or voice an idea – our doors are open, and we’re listening.

Enjoy life in a small community environment
Living and working in Waco gives our employees the dual benefits of a serious professional career with a relaxed and fulfilling life outside of work. Low traffic, short commutes, and reasonable working hours add up to more free time than you would probably have if you worked in a big city. Plus, Waco offers plenty of recreational opportunities, ranging from sporting events and outdoor pursuits to boutique shopping, fine dining, and more. Learn about living the good life in Waco.

Explore the opportunities at JRBT
If you’re looking for work-life balance, control over your own career path, and rapid advancement. Send us your resume and tell us what you are looking for.

Our Mission

To be the region’s most trusted accounting firm by serving our clients with integrity, investing in our employees, advancing our profession, and improving our community.

Our Story

As one of the most diversified public accounting firms in Central Texas, Jaynes, Reitmeier, Boyd & Therrell, P.C. provides more than the traditional accounting, auditing, and tax services to clients from our Waco office. Our clients represent all facets of the local economy, from small individually owned businesses to large organizations and industries. The firm has received an unqualified opinion with no letter of comments on its Quality Control Reviews since its founding.


More than 100 years and still counting

1913 was the year the Brazos flooded great swaths of the river valley and permanently changed its course. And, like the river, the town of Waco expanded too. The population grew to more than 26,500. Streetcars hurried people down the avenues. The new Hippodrome Theater was built. And AC Upleger started his accounting firm in the new Amicable Life Insurance Building, the impressive 22-story skyscraper that still dominates the skyline today.

In the century that followed, Waco saw big changes, and so did Upleger’s once modest accounting firm. The company’s timeline reflects a history of partnerships, mergers and partings of the way. But even though it was, for a time, part of the national firm of KPMG, the Waco office continued to focus on local clients.

That commitment to local service eventually led partners Larry Jaynes, Mike Reitmeier, Gary Boyd and Jim Therrell to acquire the Waco office from KPMG in 1989 and establish JRBT, becoming a purely local firm once again.

These days, JRBT assists clients with tax consulting and compliance, audit and assurance, business support and payroll, employee benefits, and business valuation. The firm has approximately 90 employees. Clients come in all sizes, from individuals to small businesses to large corporations.

Upleger, one of Texas’s earliest certified public accountants, wouldn’t recognize the accounting business today. He would be amazed at the complexity of the tax code and the regulations and laws modern businesses contend with. And he would be surprised by the technology the firm uses. There’s no doubt, however, that he would be happy his firms legacy, much like the ALICO building, still stands as an asset in Waco one hundred years later.

JRBT Timeline

  • 1913 – AC Upleger, the 42nd Certified Public Accountant in Texas, founds “Upleger & Falk” with partner Henry Falk
  • 1925 – Firm splits and becomes Upleger & Co.
  • 1950s – Upleger merges with Anderson, Voth and Hull
  • 1964 – Firm merges with Main Lafrentz, which later becomes the major national firm KPMG
  • 1989 – Waco partners of KPMG acquire the Waco division from KPMG and rename it Jaynes, Reitmeier, Boyd & Therrell, or JRBT
  • 2013 – JRBT celebrates 100 years service in Waco, TX
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5400 Bosque Blvd Suite 500 Waco, Texas 76710
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Summer Hours (May 25-August 15)
Monday – Thursday 8 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 8am - noon
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