RALEIGH, N.C. (March 9, 2010) Hughes Pittman & Gupton, LLP (www.hpg.com), the largest CPA firm headquartered and staffed in the Research Triangle Park region of North Carolina, announces today that firm partner, Larry Hamilton, will be the featured speaker at the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s North AM Network event on March 11, 2010. Hamilton will discuss the changing tax code structure, how it affects businesses and individuals, and how creating a plan can reduce difficulties when filing taxes.
“The AM Network is a great opportunity for Triangle professionals to come together and discuss issues affecting the community and area businesses,” says Hamilton. “With tax season in full bloom, I’m looking forward to speaking to area professionals and helping them navigate through the ever-changing tax codes.”
Hamilton has more than 20 years of public accounting experience. He joined HPG in 1999 and became partner in 2001. He serves clients in numerous industries, including: technology development, financial institutions, manufacturers, real estate, service businesses and non-profit organizations. Hamilton also takes an active role in the community. He is a graduate of the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Leadership Raleigh program, is on the boards of the Wake Tech Foundation and the Raleigh Kiwanis Club, and serves on the NCACPA Tax Committee and the Wake County Estate Planning Council.
The North AM Networking event will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the North Raleigh Carolina Ale House (4512 Falls of Neuse Road). Additional event information is available at www.raleighchamber.org/mar_namn.aspx.
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. 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. HPG is a member of CPAmerica International and affiliated with the Horwath alliances of firms, with offices worldwide. The firm leverages this to provide national and global accounting resources to its clients. 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 organizations, healthcare services, real estate development, manufacturing and distribution businesses, as well as providing ERISA audits, family wealthcare services and Sarbanes-Oxley internal audit services.
HPG has remained committed to advancing a thriving Triangle community since its founding in 1983. In recognition, the firm is the recipient of two Pinnacle Business Awards by the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce; the 2009 Large Entrepreneurial Business Award and the 2010 Integrity in Business Award. Several HPG partners are also the recipients of excellence awards, including the CED Outstanding Service and Entrepreneurial awards, Business Leader Magazine’s Impact Financial Leader and Dealmaker recognitions, and the Triangle Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 and Women in Business awards. Visit www.hpg.com of follow HPG on Twitter at http://twitter.com/HPGcpas.