With more than 40 years of experience in public accounting and taxation, Gary has extensive knowledge of the tax and accounting issues faced by closely held companies, individuals, estates and trusts.
He started Gary L. Davis, CPA in 2003; which later became Davis Group, CPAs after nearly 20 years at a large regional accounting firm because he wanted to get back to helping small businesses and the people who run them. Gary earned a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from North Carolina State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant, and currently lives nearby in Rockwell, North Carolina. When away from the office, Gary enjoys reading, good food, and spending time with his granddaughters, Harper and Sloane.
Gary is also very active in the local community, as well as professionally, with current or former memberships/leadership positions in the following organizations:
When away from the office, Gary enjoys fly fishing, reading, good food and spending time with his grandchildren, Harper, Sloan and Oakes.
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“Having a solid and dependable accountant has enabled us to assure that we are managing our tax payments as efficiently as possible. When we took the huge step to open Godley’s Garden..."Read More
“Gary Davis gives our firm the much needed service of helping us plan our financial roadmap, not just add up numbers and file tax returns. We are very confident in the work Mr. Davis performs for us..."Read More
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For many business owners, September tends to bring a bit of a slowdown. The chaos of getting kids prepared for going back to school has passed, and a focus on saving money tends to kick in as people prepare for the coming holiday spend. Combined, this can often translate into a lull for business owners.
This is a friendly reminder that the Q3 tax estimate payment deadline is coming up fast. Be sure to make your payment by September 15, 2018 to avoid penalties. Currently, penalties for late or no payment average about 4 percent. And wouldn’t you rather keep that money in your pocket?
According to new rules from the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, meals and entertainment tax-deductible expenses for businesses have undergone considerable reform. Because the explanations of new deduction guidelines can be confusing, we’ve created this brief outline for you. A visit with your accounting professional to ensure your Chart of Accounts is correct may also be beneficial.