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Welcome to A.M. Payne & Associates, Inc.

Our firm offers a complete range of accounting services:

  • Financial statement preparation
  • Bookkeeping
  • Payroll administration
  • Quickbooks and other accounting software assistance
  • Depreciation assistance
  • Bank reconciliation assistance

We also offer a web based accounting system that allows you to run your business from anywhere you have an Internet connection.


Smart Accounting Services

Accounting & Bookkeeping

Services provided on a monthly basis can include the entire accounting cycle from entering checks to producing financial statements and tax filings. This ensures timely reports which are vital to the business decision making process.

Bookkeeping Services →

Tax Preparation

The best time to save money on your taxes is four to sixteen months before they are due. This requires expert planning. We provide one-on-one pro-active tax counsel to meet your unique personal and business needs.

Tax Preparation Services →

Audit Representation

We meet with the auditor so you do not have to. We organize and present your source documents so that they feed directly to the tax return. This is a crucial step in building credibility.

Audit Representation Services →


Our Staff

A.M. Payne & Associates, Inc. takes pride in our exceptional team

Marty Payne

Marty_PayneFounder, Enrolled Agent

Marty is a Vietnam War Veteran and graduated from Elon College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1970. He started A.M. Payne & Associates, Inc. in the 1970’s and has worked every job in the company. His specialty is client communications.

Jon Harris

Jon_HarrisChief Operating Officer, Enrolled Agent

Jon graduated from Elon College were he was an accounting major and received a Bachelors of Science degree in 1990. He joined the company in 1991.

Susan Hunt

Susan_HuntChief Financial Officer, Enrolled Agent

Susan is the manager of our accounting division with over 35 years of accounting experience. She works directly with our existing clients and new clients to assist them with their accounting and tax needs. Susan joined the company in 1979.

Janet Kemp

Janet_KempSenior Accountant, Enrolled Agent

Janet graduated from High Point University with Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Janet joined the company in 1984.

Tim Reid

Tim_ReidTax Specialist, Enrolled Agent

Tim graduated from UNC-Greensboro with an Accounting degree in 1990. He is our tax expert and enjoys researching tax law. He looks forward to helping our clients resolve any tax related issues they may have. Tim joined the company in 1991.

Julie Dula

julie_dulaStaff Accountant

Julie graduated from Meredith College in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics. Over the past 19 years she worked in various accounting positions, from Accounting Clerk to Controller. Julie joined the company in 2000.

Phil Fitzgerald

Phil_FitzgeraldIT Department / Tax Specialist RTRP

Phil was the Service Manager for North State Communications with over 30 years of service. He installs and supports our clients computer and web based accounting packages. Phil joined the company in 2001.

Cheryl Chapman

Cheryl_ChampmanStaff Bookkeeper

Cheryl joined the company in the fall of 2006. Over the years she has worked in banking and various accounting positions. She has over 20 years of bookkeeping experience.


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A.M. Payne & Associates, Inc.

1610 Westchester Drive
High Point , NC 27262
Phone: 336.885.4177
Fax: 336.885.2214

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