David D. MacDougall, C.P.A., M.B.A.
David started his business career after receiving his Bachelors degree in Business Administration from West Virginia University in 1989. Having majored in accounting, he started and operated a successful landscaping company in the Atlanta, GA area, and eventually entered into the entertainment industry, touring with several musical groups throughout the early nineties. Since then, David has worked in the tax industry with several Certified Public Accountants and firms focusing on the compliance needs of small business entrepreneurs. David went on to earn his MBA degree from Kennesaw State University and was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society for his outstanding academic achievement there. David became a Certified Public Accountant and honed his skills while working as a Tax Consultant for a large estate planning company in Dunwoody, Georgia. He became a Tax Manager and worked at this position serving individual and business clients for a number of years. David eventually got the entrepreneurial bug and started Strategic Tax & Accounting LLC where he continues serving the public by offering a variety of tax and accounting services.
David enjoys playing golf, poker, guitar, piano, billiards, darts, Scuba diving and mostly spending time with his wife and daughter.
Sam Bussey, C.P.A., M.B.A
Sam graduated from Georgia Tech with a degree in Industrial Engineering and from the University of Florida with an MBA in Finance. While working for a medium-sized CPA firm specializing in small business, he passed the CPA exam on his first try and entered the corporate world.
After twenty years of varied experience in developing accounting systems, financial models and strategic plans for small businesses, Sam went out on his own in 1996 to apply his knowledge and experience helping small businesses succeed.
Sam immediately saw the potential of QuickBooks when it was released in 1993 and became an expert in installing and repairing this small business accounting package. Sam has developed and conducted seminars on using QuickBooks as part of the Small Business Development Center network of the SBA and continues to advise clients on managing their businesses with QuickBooks.
Sam’s experience in small business taxes is varied and deep. Sam has clients from nearly every sector of the business world and has successfully helped them minimize their taxes for years. Sam has taught tax planning to small business owners in numerous seminars conducted by the Small Business Development Center network.
Married for over 25 years, Sam enjoys spending time with his family and playing tennis.
3650 Canton Road,
Marietta, GA 30066