Matthew Shepherd

Matthew Shepherd


Matthew Shepherd, CPA


Matthew started his career with Hayashi Wayland in August of 2017. He brings a unique perspective because he spent many years working in industry before beginning his career in public accounting. This experience adds depth and breadth to his tax background.

Matthew specializes in:

He works with:
Individual, business, and trust tax clients.

His best capabilities are:
Being flexible, self-motived, extremely organized, quick learner and good at time management.

What Matthew enjoys most about his job:
Helping clients with tax compliance and helping clients save money on their taxes.

Professional Affiliations and Credentials
Licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of California
Licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Ohio
Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Master of Science in Taxation from the University of Cincinnati
Bachelor of Business in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati

What you might not know about Matthew…
Matt is a huge Cincinnati sports fan. He loves dogs, and currently has two pit bull mixes. He and his wife go to Vegas after every tax season. Their family grew by two in 2021 with twin boys.