Experience Elevated Partnering with Tribal Governments to provide fiscal integrity and accountability to their members. The Bluebird Story


BlueBird, CPAs is a Nevada based CPA firm providing auditing, consulting, and training services to Native American Tribes and casinos nationwide to assist them in providing fiscal integrity and accountability to their members.

The BlueBird team adheres to the highest personal standards and professional ethics. Our team members take pride in our reputation for quality service to Native American Tribes, geared toward securing their success and independence as Tribal Governments and enterprises.

The BlueBird Story

As a Nevada born and based business, we are proud of our roots, proud of the background of our families, our community, and of the great State of Nevada. In our search for a new name, we looked to find one that embodies the core values and character of our firm. It was also important to choose a name that reflects the heritage we are so proud of. The Mountain Bluebird is the state bird of Nevada and is widely regarded as a symbol of new beginnings and happiness.

This is a new beginning for our firm…

The Mountain Bluebird is a perfect representation of this. It reflects the morale of our firm; one of happiness, new growth supported by strong roots, and boundless optimism as we take flight in to the future. We hope you will join us on our new adventure.

Please take a look around and let us know what we can help you with.

GASB Proposes Application Guidance on CARES Act and Coronavirus Diseases Issues

As part of its continuing efforts to assist state and local governments during the COVID-19 pandemic, GASB released a proposed staff Technical Bulletin containing application guidance related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) of 2020 and certain outflows incurred in response to the coronavirus. The Technical Bulletin is being proposed to address questions raised with […]

NIGC Bulletin 2020-1: IGRA and Sports Book Operations

The NIGC released Bulletin 2020-1 on January 29, 2020, the purpose of which is to provide guidance for Tribes considering the operation of sports books on Indian lands. Sports betting is defined as Class III gaming so if a Tribe’s Compact doesn’t allow for Class III gaming or sports betting, the Tribe and respective state must adopt or amend the […]

AGA Issues Updated Best Practices for Anti-Money Laundering Compliance

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has updated its Best Practices for Anti-Money Laundering Compliance for Casinos. In the updated document, the AGA discusses Know Your Customer procedures, as well as independent review procedures that Casinos should expect from their independent auditor. The document also discusses internal compliance officer expectations related to reviews of reports at regular intervals, which should be […]

NIGC 2019 Fee Rate and Fingerprint Fees

The National Indian Gaming Commission’s annual fee rate remains the same as last year, maintaining the lowest rates of the last nine years. Tier 1: 0.00% Tier 2: 0.062% Self-Regulation Class II Revenues: 0.031% The fee rates are effective November 1, 2019, and will remain in effect until new rates are adopted. These rates shall apply to all assessable gross […]

Main Office

BlueBird CPAs
5585 Kietzke Lane
Reno, Nevada 89511

Phone:

775.827.5999

Fax:

775.827.2104

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