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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, The Burgess Group, PA has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

The Burgess Group, PA is one of the leading firms in and throughout the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. The Burgess Group, PA is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose The Burgess Group, PA receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Beth Burgess, CPA, CGMA

License number MS 2447

Serves as the firm president and head of Small Business and Tax Services. She has 30+ years experience in public accounting. Beth is a native of the Jackson area and a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi.

Beth Carraway - Client Service Associate

Beth assists clients with bookkeeping, accounts payable and payroll issues.

Becca Craig, CPA - Tax Senior

Becca assists clients with general tax issues.

Dana Jones - Client Service Associate

Dana assists clients with bookkeeping, accounts payable and payroll issues.

Sarah Goodman - Tax Accountant

Sarah assists clients with general tax issues.

Jennifer Martin - Tax Manager

Jennifer assists clients with general tax issues as well as QuickBooks consulting.

Karen Ruffin - Tax Senior

Karen assists clients with all types of return preparation, tax planning and business consulting.