Before joining Williford Houston & Company in 2012, Alton owned a regional wholesale business for more than 20 years. During that time, he gained valuable business knowledge in how to help business owners sustain profitability in today's volatile economy as well as different strategies to help small businesses grow. By utilizing this experience, Alton works with clients that use BOSS (Back Office Support System) to help them streamline and be more efficient in their accounting and bookkeeping.
Alton received his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.
Alton is a Rotary Paul Harris Fellow and enjoys being involved in the local community. In his free time, he also enjoys traveling, anything associated with the water, and a good round of golf.
BOSS is the answer to your back office headaches. Our cloud-based solution enables you to hand complex accounting tasks over to us. We work the numbers while providing you 24/7 access to your data—and all at a fixed, affordable monthly fee.
The combination of running a business and your life and preparing for tax time can drive some people into a slight panic. But no need to get stressed if you are prepared. Now is the time to start organizing all documents required to file your tax return.
Like the old paraphrased saying goes: In this world, two things are certain—death and taxes. The recent federal tax overhaul changed a lot of rules, so it’s as important as ever to understand your tax obligations, including those on Social Security benefits.
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