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Joseph M. English III

Joseph M. English

Joe English brings over twenty-five years of accounting experience to the firm as a certified public accountant, a registered investment advisor, and personal financial specialist.

Joe began his accounting career with the firm in 1988 and became a partner in 1998.  Joe’s focus is on financial statements, audits, reviews, compilations, and tax planning and compliance for individuals and businesses.

Joe earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Wheeling Jesuit University in Wheeling, West Virginia. His clients include government contractors, construction contractors, software developers, medical professionals, manufacturers, auto service & repair shops, craft breweries, private schools, and youth associations.

Joe is actively involved in supporting the activities of his three children.  He has served as a league director, a state licensed coach, and as a USSF referee.


  • Licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia (CPA)
  • Licensed in the District of Columbia
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants

Honors and awards

  • Virginia Business magazine – Top Virginia CPA – 2005-2011

Community service, past and present

  • United States Soccer Federation – Referee
  • Board of Directors – South Run Oaks  HOA
  • President, Rotary Club of Burke
  • Board of Directors – South Fairfax Chamber of Commerce

Expert Witness

  • Fairfax County General District Court
  • Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Court
  • Stafford County General District Court
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