Sarasota, FL - Kerkering, Barberio & Co., Certified Public Accountants, is pleased to announce that the Firm has been ranked one of the Top 200 Accounting Firms in the nation by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA 200).  In all, there were more than 500 participating firms, along with many CPA firm associations, contributing to the search to identify the IPA 200.  IPA 200 firms range in size from $15 million to $32.4 million and from 58 to 235 staff. 

"The IPA 200 is a prestigious group, and we are proud to have made it into the ranking.  We believe our success is a result of the relationships we have built with the people who have helped us grow - our clients, staff and the community we serve," said Rob Lane, Managing Shareholder.

Kerkering, Barberio & Co. is one of the largest independent certified public accounting firms in Southwest Florida and offers a wide range of services to businesses, organizations, and individuals.  The firm has been serving clients since 1972.  Kerkering, Barberio & Co. has three locations:  1990 Main Street, Suite 801, Sarasota, FL; 9423 Town Center Parkway, Lakewood Ranch, FL; and 4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 600, Tampa, FL. For more information, visit or