Neal A Clements

Managing Director | CPA, PFS, ABV

  • 317.269.3454
  • nclements@pilecpas.com

Education


Indiana University – Kelley School of Business: BS, Accounting


Certifications


  • Certified Public Accountant – Indiana
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant – AICPA
  • Professional Finance Specialist – AICPA
  • Accredited In Business Valuation – AICPA

About


Neal is the Managing Director at Pile CPAs as well as a Wealth Advisor with Pile Wealth Management.

Neal is a graduate of Indiana University’s School of Business and began his accounting career in 1984. He has a background in tax compliance and assurance work with closely held businesses in construction, manufacturing, distribution and service industries.

Neal is Accredited in Business Valuation by the AICPA and provides business valuation services related to gift and estate planning, mergers and acquisition, buy/sell agreements, succession planning, and ownership transition planning.

As a Personal Financial Specialist, accredited by the AICPA, he assists business owners and our high net-worth clients meet their personal financial goals. He provides financial strategies that incorporate tax planning, risk management, retirement funding, business succession, estate planning and charitable giving.

In 2009, Neal became President of Pile Wealth Management and continues to serve as a Wealth Advisor. His experience in financial analysis, personal finance planning, business valuation and tax compliance provide the background to provide our wealth management clients with investment advice based on academic research with a structured methodology, not speculative opinion.

He believes in modern portfolio theory and provides portfolio construction and management using investments designed to provide exposure across all asset classes, with low expenses and with diversification around the world.

Professional Memberships


  • Indiana CPA Society – Member Since 1985
  • AICPA – Member Since 1990
  • Personal Financial Planning Section of the AICPA – Member
  • Forensic and Valuation Section of the AICPA – Member

Q&A

It depends. My favorite color of sky is blue; my favorite color of grass is green. My least favorite color of car is black because you have to wash it all the time; I’m not sure why I bought one.


  • Coffee or Tea?
  • Coffee
  • Born
  • Danville, IL
  • Favorite Food
  • Salmon: smoked, grilled, or roasted!
  • Favorite Vacation / Travel Spot
  • Colorado, ski in the winter, hike and mountain bike in the summer.
  • Pets
  • Otis – 10 year old Puggle. He’s a pug when he is inside and a beagle when he is outside.
  • Nickname
  • In high school, everyone called me Clem, even teachers. I think some did not know my real name.