Pepper S. Younts, CPA
NC Certificate No.: 20442
Pepper is a partner in the Lexington office of Turlington and Company, LLP. He is one of two partners that is devoted to the firm’s telecommunications audit and consulting practice. In addition to serving clients, Pepper is the Managing Partner and presides over the firm’s Accounting and Auditing Quality Control.
Since joining the firm in 1990, Pepper has worked mainly in the accounting and auditing field serving the firm’s telecommunications clients. To best serve his telecommunications clients, Pepper continually tracks developments in this highly technical industry. In addition to his telecommunication responsibilities, Pepper serves a variety of clients as a tax professional. Pepper is experienced in individual, partnership, and corporation taxation.
Pepper has earned two degrees from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business degree in 1979 and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree in 1990. Pepper earned the designation of Certified Public Accountant in the State of North Carolina in 1992.
Pepper is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA). Pepper is also a director of the Telergee Alliance (a national network of CPA firms with expertise in serving the telecommunications industry).
Pepper lives with his wife, Lora, in Lexington, NC and is active in both his church and local civic organizations. He is currently the treasurer of Lexington Community Church, on the board of directors of Davidson Medical Ministries Clinic (a nonprofit healthcare organization providing healthcare to the uninsured in Davidson County, N.C.) and a member of the Lexington Kiwanis Club. In addition, he has served as a past treasurer of Davidson Medical Ministries Clinic.