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South Asheville Office
Parsec Financial expanded its service offerings to include tax services, in January of 2018, after a merger with Burlingham & Harris, P.A. The South Asheville office is located at 85 Peachtree Road in the Nettlewood Professional Park. Brad D. Burlingham, C.P.A and Larry B Harris. C.P.A, C.F.P®, along with their staff, have provided tax planning and compliance services for many years. We are delighted to offer their expertise and experience for our clients’ tax planning and compliance needs.
85 Peachtree Road, Asheville, North Carolina 28803Phone: 828-277-7400
Toll free: 888-877-1012
Asheville Tax Team
Brad Burlingham, CPA
Director of Tax Services
Prior to joining Parsec Financial, Brad was co-owner of Burlingham & Harris, P.A., a local tax and wealth management consulting firm. He has been a CPA since 1990. Brad has experience assisting real estate developers, brokers and investors, and has served a variety of both individual and business clients in a broad range of industries. He holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from Tulane University and an MBA from Emory University. His civic services have included board service for various local non-profits including the Western Carolina Medical Society Foundation, Asheville Christian Academy, Serve To LEAD, and Dominican Crossroads USA, as well as leadership roles with other church and community groups.
Larry Harris, CPA, CFP®, PFS
Director of Tax Services
Prior to joining Parsec Financial, Larry was co-owner of Burlingham & Harris, P.A., a local tax and wealth management consulting firm. His tax consultation experience has provided Larry with a foundational basis for helping clients address tax planning in areas of personal, business, and trust and estate taxation. Harris earned a CPA certificate in 1985 after graduating from Appalachian State University with a Master of Science degree in accounting. In addition to years of experience in tax consultation Harris spent several years in private banking. He became a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional in 2001. Larry serves the community in many capacities. Currently he is board chairman of Carepartners Health Services, Inc. and Treasurer of Deerfield Episcopal Retirement Community, Inc. A long-time Rotarian he is a past president of the Black Mountain Rotary Club. Larry and his wife are members of Trinity Presbyterian Church in Asheville.