MEET THE TEAM
Hilliard & Milton, LLC is a full-service CPA firm committed to providing quality service to its clients. The firm began in October 1989 in McRae, Georgia as David Hilliard, CPA, PC. During 2008, Chris Milton joined the firm and effective January 1, 2009, The Firm’s name was changed to Hilliard & Milton, LLC and Chris Milton, CPA became a partner with David Hilliard, CPA in the new firm.
Our firm began with one goal in mind: to provide excellence in service and professional expertise to our clients. For over 30 years, we have delivered on that promise. Through the years, this focus was core to our principles and has enabled us to focus on excellence for all our clients, from individuals to large corporations and municipality, county, and other governmental clients.
Our firm provides a wide range of audit and accounting services, as well as tax return preparation and planning, computer consulting, bookkeeping, and management consulting services. We operate as a team, utilizing the professionals best qualified to perform each engagement while continuously striving to maintain the quality work and expertise we are known for We always place our clients' priorities first. Producing a product that is beneficial to our clients is of the utmost importance and managing change for our clients allows us to strengthen our relationships.
We view our experience as the foundation of our distinction. Our involvement with the community, our personal touch, and our passion for excellence are important aspects of our firm, as we strive to help our clients succeed.
Even though the landscape of our firm is constantly evolving, there are a few things that will always remain the same - our focus on our clients' success and potential. Our success is dependent on us applying a high level of technical skills combined with industry knowledge, and a sincere commitment to personal relationships.
COMMITTED TO HELPING YOU ACHIEVE THE HIGHEST RETURN ON YOUR INVESTMENT...
Chris Milton, CPA, CIA, CGAP
Chris is the firm's Quality Control/Audit and Accounting Partner. Chris received a B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia. In addition to being a CPA, Chris is a Certified Internal Auditor and a Certified Government Auditing Professional issued by the Institute of Internal Auditors.
For the past 20+ years, Chris has done governmental and not-for-profit auditing, as well as audits of financial institutions. He has been an engagement manager on audits of counties and municipalities, public health departments, and financial institutions for the past 15+ years. Chris is also a consulting expert for governmental, non-profit, financial institutions, and various small business clients - including control development, evaluation, and other procedures.
Chris is part of many esteemed societies: Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Inc. – Member; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Member; Institute of Internal Auditors – Member; Government Finance Officers Association – Associate Member.
David Hilliard, CPA
David is the firm's Managing Partner. David received a B.B.A. in Accounting from Augusta College.
David has a diverse background in audit and taxation, as well as small business consulting. David devotes much of his time to strategic planning, tax consultation and preparation, and financial analysis. He has assisted small business in wealth management, succession planning, and finance package preparation for 20+ years. In addition, David has a diverse background in consulting for governmental and non-profit clients - including control development, evaluation, and other procedures.
David is a member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, Inc. – Member; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Member.