Melody C. HortonCPA

Melody has more than nine years of experience in public accounting. She provides comprehensive planning and compliance services to clients with multi-state and international operations across a variety of industries. Melody primarily works with clients that have international operations in the manufacturing, distribution, technology, and services industries.  Melody assists many international companies making inbound investment in the US with tax structuring and economic incentives. She also works with international companies to create efficient global tax strategies. She has significant experience with income tax provisions and other ASC 740 reporting matters, international reporting requirements, foreign tax credit planning, repatriation of foreign profits, treaty analysis and thin capitalization rules.

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Moore Stephens Europe’s International Tax School
  • Master of Professional Accountancy with Tax Specialization, Clemson University
  • B.S., Accounting, Converse College
  • B.A., Spanish, Converse College

Civic and Community Activities

  • Treasurer & Board Member, Upstate International
  • Greenville Business Magazine’s Best & Brightest 35 & Under, 2015
  • Member, PaceSetters, Class of 2011
  • Participant, Opportunity Greenville 2010

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants