Melissa Miller, CPA
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Melissa Miller, CPA
Melissa has over 20 years of experience in the area of taxation, spending the majority of that time in public accounting. Her experience includes a broad exposure to a variety of tax areas, including serving both large and small business clients in energy-related industries, manufacturing and distribution industries, as well as real estate development and investment.
Having served both large and small family-owned CPA firms, Melissa has worked with privately held and publicly traded companies, middle market clients, as well as family-owned and -operated businesses. In addition, she has experience handling federal and state tax compliance issues and other tax filing requirements. Melissa works with accountants to properly record taxes and tax related accounts on financial statements for both small and middle market companies.
Areas of specialization include corporate and partnership tax compliance.
- Energy Services
- Professional Services
- Real Estate
CPA, Certified Public Accountant
Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C., Houston, TX
Deloitte Tax LLP, Houston, TX
Abercrombie & Associates, PC, Houston, TX
BKD, LLP, Houston, TX
Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX
BBA - Accounting
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (Houston Chapter)
Why did you choose to be a CPA and/or advisor?
I was always much better with numbers than anything else in school, so accounting and taxes was the best choice for a career.
What do you like best about helping clients?
Most people do not like paying or dealing with taxes; I hope to make doing both as easy as possible.
What energizes you about your job?
What energizes you about working at PKF Texas?
Working with nice people who care about what they do.
Why are you passionate about serving this niche?
I like serving the middle market, because you can see a wide variety of work.
Where are you from?
What do you do in your spare time?
Spend time with my family, read, watch movies, watch football or baseball.
What's your favorite season?
Summer is my favorite season; I'd rather it be 100 degrees than be cold.
What's your favorite sport to follow?
I enjoy both football and baseball equally.
Do you own any pets?
I have dogs and cats.
What kind of music do you like?
80s music and country music.
What is your favorite book/author? Or What are you reading right now?
Nicholas Sparks but I read many different authors.
What's your favorite vacation destination?
Secretariat but mostly movies based on true stories.
Who was/is the most influential person in your life?
What is your most-prized possession?
What's something cool we don't know about you?
I grew up on a small farm and shucked corn and shelled peas all summer when I was a kid.