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Larry D. Nichols, CPA




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History with Doehring, Winders & Co. LLP:
Larry joined Doehring, Winders & Co. LLP in May 1984.

Larry earned his B.S. in Business in May 1984 from Eastern Illinois University and majored in Accounting.

Larry's experience includes individual, corporate, partnership, trust and estate tax preparation, as well as audit, compilation and review services for governmental, non-profit and for-profit entities. In addition, his experience includes federal and state payroll taxes, 401(k) plan analysis and consulting on various business matters.

Professional Activities:
Larry is a member of the American Institute for Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society.  He is a past president of the Eastern Illinois Estate Planning Council and also served that organization as Vice-President and Secretary.  He participated in the Advanced Governmental Report Review Program sponsored by the Illinois CPA Society.  He has served as discussion leader for many in-house training programs sponsored by Doehring, Winders, & Co. LLP.

Civic Activities:
Larry is a member of the Mattoon Rotary Club, involved in the Club Webpage and weekly newsletter.  He has served as Club Director for International Services, President-Elect and President.  He is a Paul Harris Fellow and was selected Rotarian of the year in 2008.  Larry also serves as Campaign Treasurer for State Senator Dale Righter and has held that position since 1999.   Larry is a member of the Exchange Club of Mattoon, IL.  He served that organization as Treasurer for four years and President.  He was selected as Exchangite of the Year in 1993.  Larry is a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Charleston, IL and has been a member of the Charleston Chamber of Commerce for many years.  He participated in the Charleston Soccer League as a youth soccer coach for five years and previously served as Treasurer for the Charleston, Illinois, Chapter of the American Red Cross from 1995 until its merger into the East Central Illinois Chapter in 1999.  Larry served as Treasurer of the Salvation Army in Mattoon, IL from 2004 - 2008.

Larry and his wife Sharon have two sons, Scott and Jeremy.  Scott is a 2009 graduate of Eastern Illinois University, and Jeremy is attending Lake Land College.  Larry served as a member of the U.S. Coast Guard from 1975 to 1979.