We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.


We are your trusted partner in success. Our firm is large enough to offer a full range of professional services at a fair price, but small enough to give you the individual attention that you deserve.


Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Staff Profiles

Mary “Joyce” Carter founded Elite Accounting & Tax Service in 1999, and she has worked with a variety of clients in the past 15 years helping them take care of their business. Joyce Carter has worked in the accounting field for over 25 years, and she brings a wealth of experience in public and private accounting to her clients. She has served as a comptroller for business ranging in size from 10 to 75 employees, and with budgets from the thousands to the millions. She has worked in many diverse areas, including telecommunications equipment, property management, engineering, and warehouse companies, which gives her a broad spectrum of tax laws that apply to corporations, S corporations, and sole proprietorships. She obtained her experience in the trenches, and she knows the action steps to ensure you are compliant.

She works with small businesses now to provide affordable accounting solutions, and she can help you maintain compliance while seeking ways to reduce your tax burden. She knows that you started your business because you want to work for yourself, but you don’t have time to learn all of the accounting rules that your business must follow.

As an Enrolled Agent, or EA, Joyce has earned the privilege of representing taxpayers before the Internal Revenue service authorizing her to appear in place of the taxpayer.