Small Firm Feel … Big Firm Experience

Novotny, Larash, Venters & Wolf, LLC is a limited liability company partnership whose partners are licensed to practice as Certified Public Accountants. Our firm is the outgrowth of a private practice started by our founder, Joseph H. Novotny in 1984. Mr. Novotny started his career with Coopers & Lybrand and was later appointed the County Auditor for Anne Arundel County, Maryland, a position he held for 28 years. During that time, he also built a successful private practice, was an organizer and president of many civic organizations, was co-founder of the Anne Arundel County Chapter of Certified Public Accountants, and was President of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants.

We are proud of our heritage and strive to attain Mr. Novotny’s passion and dedication to his clients and profession. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training and technical experience. Our philosophy is one of providing total client service. We are a firm of dedicated advisors. We possess the necessary skills to develop innovative solutions to our clients’ problems. Simply said…our professionals are problem solvers.

Has our substantial investment in training, quality control, and technology enabled us to produce highly skilled professionals? Ask our clients, they are the best marketing tool we have! 


To see the results of our most recent AICPA/MACPA Peer Review click here.



Our Focus is Simple … Your Goals

Our approach focuses on getting to know your business and personal goals first and foremost.  From there, we align our extensive knowledge of tax, assurance, accounting, and financial planning to provide the most robust, effective, and efficient services to our clients.

Our team takes a collaborative approach to our work.  You will find working with us that you will interact with multiple members of our team.  We take this approach simply because we have our clients best interests in mind – and having multiple talented individuals working for you tends to result in a more effective result.



Whether you’re looking for advice on expanding your business into multiple states, starting up a new venture, investments, retirement account options, education planning for your children, or you just need help with your tax returns, we’re confident in our abilities to help you achieve your goals.