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John Scott

John Scott, CPA

1020 Highland Colony Parkway
Suite 400
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Main: 601.326.1000
Direct: 601.326.1010
FAX: 601.898.9054

John is a partner in tax services at HORNE LLP and a member of HORNE’s Board of Directors.

John joined HORNE in 2002 and has more than 25 years of public accounting experience serving as a tax advisor to corporate, flow-through and individual clients. He has participated in providing value-added tax services to clients including: tax compliance and planning, state and local tax restructuring, IRS practice, acquisition planning and structuring of transactions. John applies his specific knowledge of banking, manufacturing, agribusiness, retailing, real estate, telecommunications, and insurance to bring solutions to his clients. He previously worked for an international accounting firm.

John received his Bachelor of Accountancy from Mississippi State University.

Professional Affiliations
  • American Institute for Certified Public Accountants
  • Mississippi Tax Institute
  • Mississippi Society for Certified Public Accountants, Legislation Committee
  • Mississippi Secretary of State's Limited Liability Company Laws Study Group, 2009
  • Mississippi Secretary of State's Tax Credits and Incentives Study Group, 2012
  • Contributing Columnist, Mississippi Business Journal
  • McGladrey Network Tax Advisory Board