Our Services

Tax

We provide the full range of tax planning and preparation services. Whether you need individual tax preparation or business tax planning, we have the expertise to navigate the tax code to best meet your needs.

CFO Consulting

Have you ever wished for someone to analyze your business accounts, help you plan for future profit and expenses all while building a responsive relationship with you? Our CFO clients receive individualized monthly planning sessions to evaluate and grow their businesses.

Bookkeeping & Payroll

We assist small businesses and not-for-profits with account reconciliation, expenses, budgeting, and payroll. You can pursue your passion, prioritize your customers and services while we take care of the rest.

We have a passion for helping small business owners understand their financial position and stop overpaying taxes. As a client-first, team oriented firm, we are able to intentionally guide our clients towards a better tax and financial position through proactive services.

Nate Goodman

Owner

Nate is driven by a desire to serve others and he brings this passion to the world of accounting. As the firm’s lead Certified Public Accountant, Nate helps clients navigate the complexities of the tax code and provides proactive tax planning for businesses and individuals. Nate is a member of American Institute for Certified Public Accountants and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants.

Leslie Tatum

Director of Operations

Leslie brings an obsession with details and more than a decade of experience as an innovative problem-solver to ensure the firm is at its absolute best in client service. Leslie oversees the day-to-day operations of GoodmanCPA.

Drew Kitchens

Tax Manager

Drew is a licensed CPA in NC bringing several years of tax management experience to the firm. He has worked with both small businesses and large multi-state & multi-national corporations. He has held the position of Tax Manager at a Top 10 firm and holds a master’s degree in accounting specialized in taxation.

Drew Tatum

Accounting Manager

Drew comes to the firm with extensive experience in small business operations and management. He oversees client accounting services and helps clients better understand their financial position to achieve their business vision.

Ronnie Seals

Senior Tax Consultant

As a Certified Public Accountant with over two decades of tax experience, Ronnie assists clients with navigating federal and state taxing authorities and meeting annual filing requirements. Ronnie is a member of the American Institute for Certified Public Accountants and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants.

Cortland Brigham

Senior Accounting Associate

With a degree in Accounting and Finance, Cortland brings to the firm experience working as a Senior Accountant at a Big Four global accounting firm. He combines his technical proficiency as a licensed CPA with a client-focused mindset, with a passion for helping small business owners make strategic decisions for their company.

Isabella Barker

Senior Tax Associate

Isabella is a licensed CPA in the state of Tennessee with a master's degree in accounting and a specialization in tax. She comes from a top 10 firm with experience in tax compliance in a variety of industries and business sizes. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Tennessee Society of CPAs. 

John Franklin

Tax Associate

John joins the team with a background in customer service and hospitality. He assists with the logistics of tax planning and tax preparation.

Susan Mycroft

Office Manager

Susan has worked with the CPAs at the firm since 2014. She brings with her experience in company management and accounting from a wide range of industries. Susan prides herself on her relationship with our clients and works hard to bring them success.

Matt Sutton

Client Relationship Manager

With a background in ministry, Matt cares about connecting with people and building relationships. Matt’s desire to serve others and his strong communication skills allow him to connect with new and existing clients, assisting in the onboarding process and managing client relationships.

Ruth Goodman

Executive Assistant

Leveraging her background in education, Ruth adeptly manages communication, organization, and interpersonal dynamics as an Executive Assistant at Goodman CPA, bringing a teacher's meticulous planning and empathetic approach to the corporate setting.

Alexandra Garrison

Administrative Assistant

With experience in the hospitality and food industries, Alexandra knows how to provide excellent client service. She brings her organizational abilities to bear for the firm with client relationship management and communications.

Anna Montes

Tax Intern

Anna joins the team for the 2024 tax season. She is currently pursuing a degree in accounting and hopes to go on to achieve her CPA licensure.

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301 W State Street, Black Mountain, NC

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