Buck Freeman, CPA

Senior Manager, Audit

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Education

Western Carolina University, BSBA, Business

Tennessee Technological University, MBA, Finance

Buck Freeman, CPA is a senior manager in the audit division of LBMC, PC specializing in healthcare audits and accounting consulting projects. Over the last couple of years Buck has been managing several ASC 842 projects, helping publicly-traded and privately-held companies prepare for transition. He has several articles published on the new lease accounting rules, has developed several internal tools to help simplify the transition for his clients, and speaks at various seminars on the topic. Buck also consults on accounting for complex transactions, including business combinations (ASC 805) and complex leasing transactions (ASC 840 and 842). On the audit front, he manages several healthcare engagements for hospitals, hospital systems, laboratory, behavioral health providers, home health providers, DME, and healthcare IT.

Buck joined the Nashville office in 2010 after working in software for four years. His experience includes healthcare consulting services, financial software development, and consulting with hospital CFOs and controllers. He is also proficient in several programming languages.

Buck has also served as an instructor for various continuing professional education programs both internally through LBMC and externally through various professional groups.

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Thought Leadership

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Financial Accounting Standards Board Update July 2019
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Changes to GAAP Benefits Public Companies Installing Cloud-Based Technology
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Lease Accounting: Simplifying the discount rate debacle