The Support You Deserve

You’ve worked hard to get where you are. You deserve a firm that works hard for you too.

Who We Are

Each of our staff members are capable of answering client questions, scheduling appointments, researching data, and any other type of customer care. Our staff includes both staff accountants and 1 tax preparer (EA)

Dick Clemens Taxpreparer (EA)
Leah McClellan Staff Accountant
Randy Snowbarger Staff Accountant

Richard L. Clemens EA, ABA 816-454-5057 ext 210

The Only Advanced Member of the QuickBooks Advisors Program in the Northland!

Enrolled to represent taxpayers before the IRS on all tax matters

2006 – 2007 Named Chapter President of the Year by the Missouri Society of Accountants

Provide the overall direction and strategic planning for BDS.
Complete all Individual and Business tax returns.
Provide Tax Planning.
Reviews all completed financial statements.
Analyze potential acquisitions for clients.
Analyze potential sale of business by clients

Enrolled Agent (EA)
Accredited Business Accountant (ABA)
Certified (Advanced) QuickBooks® ProAdvisor
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)

National Society of Accountants (NSA)
National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA)
Missouri Society of Accountants (MSA)
Public Accountants Association of Kansas (PAAK)
Gladstone Area Chamber of Commerce (GC)
American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB)

Pittsburg State University – Pittsburg, KS – BSBA – Major in Accounting

Leah McClellan - Payroll Specialist 816-454-5057 ext 216

Leah started working at BDS early in 2011. She has a bachelor’s degree from Park University. She is a lifetime resident of the Northland. If you are in the office, be sure to stop by her desk to see pictures of her 4 action packed grand kids!

Randy Snowbarger – Staff Accountant 816-454-5057 ext 217

Randy has been an accountant for BDS since April of 2010. He joined BDS after one tax season at Jackson Hewitt and over 20 years as an accountant in the moving/transportation industry. He has a B.A. in accounting and management from Mid-America Nazarene University and passed the CPA exam in 1992. Randy and his family are active in serving the community through church, other non-profit and community organizations.