Firm Profile

Since 1978, Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. has provided the highest quality accounting, tax and business advisory services to individuals and businesses across the Carolinas region, across the United States, and internationally. Whether your needs require a relatively straightforward tax return or a comprehensive audit of a sizable business, Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield and Craven, P.A. offers you the personal dedication and technical excellence you would expect from one of Charlotte's oldest and most respected accounting firms.

Commitment to Personal Attention

Unlike most firms who may completely delegate clients to employees of various experience levels, Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. assigns your account to an owner of our practice who will remain closely involved through all phases of work - continually reviewing the results of every staff assignment. Our team of experienced professionals and staff will also be available to answer your questions and attend to your needs. A Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. owner is always knowledgeably prepared to serve as your backup contact.

Real Dollar Savings

We believe our clients should take advantage of every option open to them to save money, to make their businesses operate more effectively, and to arrange their personal finances to their greatest advantage. At Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A., we constantly think creatively to help you find ways to increase your profitability and save money - even on our fees. Ask about our 20% Fee Reduction for the first 12 months. We want to establish and develop a long term professional relationship with you. This allows us the time needed to familiarize ourselves intimately with your business and provide you with the best possible advice for your situation.

A Solid Foundation, Continuing Growth

Owners of Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. began career paths with America's largest accounting firms. In recent years, our ownership has expanded to position the firm for continued growth. We underwrite the continuing education of every employee, encouraging them to grow both technically and personally - well beyond the minimum annual requirements for licensed CPAs. Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. undergoes a peer review every three years in order to ensure the quality of our work. A requirement of membership in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, this review assists us in our goal to continually improve our services, our skills, and the quality of our work.

Comprehensive Services

We are a full service CPA firm, and can provide you with business and personal accounting services specifically tailored to meet your needs. Should direct interaction with the IRS ever be required (whether in and examination, a negotiation or any other action), Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. will be at your side to help. We offer Business, Estate, Tax and Personal Financial Planning to provide financial solutions and help you achieve long term goals. Neil Crossley is accredited by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants(AICPA)as a Personal Financial Specialist - a designation available only to licensed CPAs. This designation is accorded only to those CPAs who meet requirements more rigorous than those of a Certified Financial Planner. Scott Benefield is accredited by the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) as a Certified Valuation Analyst. Contact us to find out how we can help you.

Let Us Demonstrate Our Commitment to You

No matter how simple or complex your requirements, Hobbs, Crossley, Benefield & Craven, P.A. can assist you with your financial, tax, and accounting needs. Feel free to call us - we welcome the opportunity to talk with you. We will explore ways we can help you and your company manage your finances more efficiently.

Professional Affiliations

AICPA, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, CPA-USA, North Carolina Association of CPAs, South Carolina Association of CPAs, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, Better Business Bureau