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About Our Firm

Our Firm and Our Commitment to You to Adams & Delp, P.C., Since 1990, we have provided high-tech professional services with a personal touch. We are merging today's technological opportunities with our beliefs about how business should be done. We have built our practice one client at a time.

Our clients' satisfaction and success are our priorities. We know that each of you has different goals and changing needs, so we'll meet with you as often as you'd like to discuss your plans. As a valued client, you can expect quality work, completed in a timely manner.

Gold... Silver... Time. In today's fast paced world, time has become the most precious commodity. As your business partner, we at Adams & Delp, P.C. understand these constraints and will work with you to find efficient solutions to your individual and business financial decisions.

In the midst of today's "new economy", we don't hear enough people talking about the old economy. Our firm strives to do business the old fashioned way while still providing you with state of the art service. We believe in long-term relationships, developing staff, and honoring our commitments. We can best serve your needs because we make the personal commitment to know you and your business intimately. Ultimately, we know that our success depends on you. The trust you place in us is our greatest reward. We will work to continue to earn your trust and your business every day.

If you are looking for a blend of personal service and expertise, you have come to the right place. We have seasoned professionals who can assist you in any number of diverse services.

Our firm is built upon a tradition of service, technical expertise, and innovative thinking to meet the needs of our clients. The experience and academic credentials of our Certified Public Accountants and Associates provide our clients with the expertise of larger firms, while our commitment to superior customer service offers a personal, one-on-one approach.

Our Team

Certified Public Accountants

Tara E. Adams, CPA

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Tara joined the firm in July of 2002. She was promoted to Partner on January 1, 2007. She graduated from Virginia Tech University with a Bachelor of Science with a Major in Accounting in 1996.

Prior to joining the firm, Tara worked extensively in accounting in the health care industry and has worked exclusively in public accounting since 1999. She specializes in consulting on accounting, tax, financial and technology matters with closely held businesses and individuals.

Tara has extensive experience working with manufacturing, distribution, international, emerging technologies and start up businesses. She has designed, implemented, customized and supported businesses on QuickBooks, Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree) and many other accounting software packages.

Tara is the lead person at our firm on our clients with international issues. In addition to her work with clients, she is our Partner in charge of internal firm administration. Tara is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Tara is an active member of the Wytheville Rotary Club, where she currenlty serves as its President. Tara resides in the Crockett’s Cove area of Wythe County with her husband Jim and their two sons Casey and Logan.

Daniel P. Delp, II, CPA

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Dan, a Rural Retreat native, joined the firm as our Senior Tax Manager in January of 2008. He was promoted to Tax Partner on June 30, 2010. He graduated from Lynchburg College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.

Dan has over 20 years of public accounting experience in our local community. His extensive experience includes working with individuals, corporations, partnerships, estates and fiduciaries. He has experience in tax return preparation, corporate fixed asset system maintenance, tax consultation, tax planning, financial projections, and attestation services.

Dan is heavily involved in our firms work on Conservation Easements and the related Virginia Land Preservation Tax Credit program. Dan uses his strong communication skills to help clients understand the complexities of their tax and financial situations. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Dan serves as a board member on several community service organizations. He continues to enjoy participating in athletics and volunteers his time helping with local youth recreation programs. Dan and his wife Brooke live in Wytheville with their three children, Rex, Willow and Worthy.

Tabatha D. Blevins, CPA, MBA
Senior Staff Accountant

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Background and Experience:

  • Masters of Business Administration Degree at Radford University
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting at Maryland University College
  • Associate of Arts and Science Degree in Business Administration at Wytheville Community College
  • Extensive experience in individual, corporate, and partnership tax preparation and planning
  • Small business services providing payroll, monthly accounting, and consulting

Professional Memberships and Community Involvement:

  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Current Board Member of Brock Hughes Free Clinic

Supporting Associates

Callie E. Shelton
Staff Accountant

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Background and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting at Emory & Henry College, Cum Laude
  • Associates Degree in Business Administration at Virginia Highlands Community College, Cum Laude
  • Works in great detail with firm's bookkeeping and payroll services
  • Individual, partnership, and coporate tax return preparation

Professional Memberships and Community Involvement:

  • Relay for Life Team Member
  • Volunteer for local school and civic club

Melissa B. Missy Carter
Staff Accountant/Receptionist

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Background and Experience:

  • Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration at Wytheville Community College
  • 15 years of experience at firm
  • Performs bookkeeping and payroll services
  • Supports partners and staff with administrative tasks

Professional Memberships and Community Involvement:

  • Team captain and active member of the Wythe County Relay for Life Organization
  • Former board member and officer of Elk Creek Dragway
  • Former board member of Crockett's Chapel UMC

Adams & Delp, P.C.
390 West Monroe Street
Wytheville, VA 24382
Phone: 276-228-8500
Fax: 276-228-6655

Wytheville Virginia CPA

Adams & Delp, P.C. is a Wytheville Virginia CPA firm dedicated to being our client's most valued financial advisor. Our firm is built upon a tradition of customer service, technical expertise, and innovative thinking. We offer a variety of accounting services, tax services, consulting services and financial planning for business owners, corporations and individuals.