Alexandria, Va. – September 28, 2015 – Carol Mount, tax manager, has announced that she will retire from Halt, Buzas & Powell on October 15, 2015. Since joining the firm in 1998, Carol has focused on tax compliance and tax planning for individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations, and trusts and estates.
“Carol has been an outstanding team player over the past 17 years,” says partner Steve Halt. “She has been very well liked and respected by clients, staff and the partners at the firm. She will truly be missed by all of us at Halt, Buzas & Powell.”
Carol Mount was named a Top Tax Accountant by Washingtonian Magazine in 2014 and was also named by Northern Virginia Magazine as one of the Top Financial Professionals in the category of Income Tax Preparation and Planning in both 2014 and 2015.
“Over the years, I have observed how Carol has patiently assisted clients and our staff,” says managing partner Andy Powell. “I personally thank her for the great relationships she has developed with many of our staff and members of the Alexandria community. While we will miss Carol, we all wish her the very best.”
Carol will be relocating to Tucson, AZ with her husband who recently retired from the federal government. During her retirement, she looks forward to being more involved with her church and doing volunteer work for Christian relief organizations.
“It’s hard to express how thankful I am for the last 17 years at Halt, Buzas & Powell,” says Carol. “I’ve learned a tremendous amount and it’s been an honor to take care of so many wonderful clients. I will definitely miss everyone, but I’m also so excited to start a new chapter in my life.”
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About Halt, Buzas & Powell, Ltd.
Founded in 1969, Halt, Buzas & Powell, Ltd. (HBP) is a leading, full-service public accounting firm with more than 40 years expertise providing accounting, auditing, taxation, management consulting, outsourced accounting, and managed IT services to hundreds of nonprofits, businesses, and individuals. Headquartered in Alexandria, VA, HBP has grown steadily over the years to become a leading public accounting firm in the DC area and is ranked by the Washingtonian magazine as one of the top 25 CPA firms for quality service. The firm’s devotion to exceptional service, quality and value has led to HBP being consistently listed in the Washington Business Journal as one of the area’s top 50 CPA firms in its size category. HBP is also located in Crofton, MD.