RALEIGH, N.C. (February 5, 2009) – Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP (www.hpg.com), the largest locally owned and managed, independent CPA firm with statewide reach in North Carolina, announces today the addition of Charles “Chase” Choplin to its tax practice.
“Charles has done an excellent job establishing himself as a knowledgeable tax accountant,” says Amy Smith, tax team leader. “He’ll be a strong contributor to our growing tax practice.”
Choplin spent four years at a big four accounting firm prior to joining HPG. He holds a master’s degree in accounting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
HPG is the largest CPA firm headquartered and staffed in the Research Triangle Park region of North Carolina, as ranked by the Triangle Business Journal. Furthermore, Business Leader magazine ranked HPG as the fifth most successful small business in North Carolina in 2008. HPG is able to provide national and global accounting resources to its clients through the CPAmerica firm network of 701 offices worldwide. HPG offers a wide array of business accounting, auditing, corporate tax, and management advisory services. Specialties include serving owner-managed, investor-backed technology and life science, healthcare services, real estate development, manufacturing and distribution businesses, and providing ERISA audits, family wealthcare services and Sarbanes-Oxley internal audit services. More than just an accounting firm, HPG assists clients in looking beyond the bottom line by being the right people, right value and right firm to achieve each client’s definition of success. Visit www.hpg.com.