More About Me & Client Data Security
Tim Hunter began his career as a member of the family business in 1977. He helped operate and manage a custom manufacturing plant for over 35 years. In 2012, Tim decided to go into public accounting to use his knowledge of business to help clients improve their operations. In 2017, Tim went into private practice where he has earned an Advanced QuickBooks ProAdvisor certification. He continues to help clients by streamlining accounting and bookkeeping procedures so owners can get back to what's important.
Tim has volunteered on community boards, church finance committees and youth/children programs. He is involved in leadership programs in Albany, GA and loves working hands on with clients and the community. He graduated magna cum laude with a masters degree in accounting from Valdosta State University.
Client security and safeguarding client/taxpayer data is a top priority with Tim Hunter CPA. We take confidentiality and the protection of client and firm documents and communications very seriously. That is why we have a very extensive information security plan as required by the Internal Revenue Service. This plan involves detailed guidelines and instructions on how we are to safeguard your data while providing safe and secure storage of documents and communications. Our plan's mission and objective is to create effective administrative, technical and physical safeguards in order to protect our clients’ non-public personal information. The plan will evaluate our electronic and physical methods of accessing, collecting, storing, using, transmitting, protecting, and disposing of our clients’ non-public personal information. - Revised plan 12/2020
We will never share or provide client information unless we receive written consent to do so. Upon your request, we will share information or documents with third parties in either of the following methods:
Directly via firm email
we will email the information electronically; password protect the documents and then text the password to the receiver’s verified mobile phone number
we will directly share through Google Drive with the third-party documents requested as read only
we will mail via USPS first class mail the documents and provide them with tracking information