Staff & Professional Memberships

Thomas W. Cox, CPA, worked in industry for 15 years as Controller and VP-Finance/CFO for manufacturing companies. In 1985, he began his career in public accounting, specializing in applying his experience as a financial manager to small business clients in the medical, construction, manufacturing and non-profit fields. Tom specializes in income tax preparation and planning for individuals, corporations, Limited Liability Companies and non-profits.

Tom is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (SCACPA) and has served as an officer and board member of non-profit organizations. He is currently on the Tax Committee of SCACPA. He has BS and MBA degrees from Florida State University .

Christopher Cox has worked in accounting since the mid-nineties, gaining invaluable experience in positions as wide-ranging as intern to vice president to successful business owner. Chris earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus in accounting from the University of South Carolina, Darla Moore School of Business in 2008. He is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and a member of the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants.

Lina Sheng earned a bachelor’s degree in Social Science from prestigious Nankai University, China, in 1992. Lina also earned an honor€™s degree in Business Commerce from University of Windsor, Canada, in 1996. Her professional titles include Loan Officer, Master Payroll Specialist, and Senior Accountant. Lina worked for library, bank and non-profit organizations prior to joining our firm.

Member of:

  • Institute of Certified Financial Planners
  • National Society of Public Accountants
  • National Society of Enrolled Agents
  • SC Tax Council

Accredited by:

  • Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards
  • Accreditation Council for Accountancy & Taxation
  • U.S. Treasury, Enrolled-Agent, Authorized to Represent Individuals Before the IRS