Michael J. Wetmore

CPA, Partner & Co-Founder

Michael co-founded Ryan & Wetmore PC in 1988. Through his leadership and dedication, the firm has grown from a 2 person firm to a 3 office, 45 person firm serving the Mid-Atlantic region. Michael currently works with clients concerning individual, corporate, partnerships and estate tax planning and preparation.

Michael works closely with clients to identify the best strategies for their specific situation. Over the years, he has developed expertise serving the following practice areas:

  • Estates and trusts

  • High net-worth individuals

  • Healthcare organizations

  • Printing and graphic arts industry

  • Not-for-Profit organizations

After several years of service to the Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants on the Board of Governors, Michael is serving as the current President of the Society. He has served industry organizations on both a local and national level. Michael has been a leader on several other not-for-profit accounting boards and budget committees. He is currently the leader of one of the BDO Alliance Managing Partner groups. In addition, he has directed several seminars on tax issues in the Washington DC area. On a national level, he has represented the District of Columbia at AICPA Council meetings of state societies to address issues confronting the profession.

Michael earned a Bachelor of Arts in accounting from The Catholic University of America. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has been a member of the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants since 2002 and a member of the Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants since 1984.

As a way to give back to the community, Michael often umpires local baseball games at varying levels. He has been involved in youth sports, especially baseball, for more than 30 years and serving as chief umpire for more than a decade in Falls Church Kiwanis Little League. He currently serves as an umpire consultant on the Virginia District 4 Little League staff.

Michael represents the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs professional baseball team on the Board of Directors for the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.

Blog Posts

HHS Extends Timeline for Provider Relief Fund

Healthcare Alert – HHS Extends Timeline for Provider Relief Fund (PRF) On June 11th, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released updated reporting requirements for recipients of the Provider Relief Fund (PRF) payments. While the primary objective of the revision is to expand the timeframe providers have to report information, it is [...]

Do Healthcare Providers Need a Single Audit? [PDF]

Healthcare providers may not be aware that they are subject to a Single Audit (A-133 audit). Many healthcare providers faced significant financial changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, including the following changes felt by many organizations. Additional costs associated with purchasing needed PPE Costs of additional support provided to your workers Revenue losses from cancelled [...]

Combat Healthcare Cybersecurity Threats With This 3-Step Checklist

With the rampant coronavirus continuing to harm individuals and businesses far and wide, healthcare organizations are becoming more vulnerable to cybersecurity threats, putting critical and sensitive information at great risk. In October 2020, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a [...]