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Forbes magazine names HLHJ as one of America's top recommended tax and accounting firms of 2020!



Washingtonian has named Roger Overton as a top financial advisor for 2019.  Click here to ready how he was chosen.

VSCPA mentions HLHJ and our impact, as CPAs, on the community.  Click below to read the full article.

CPAs Giving Back to the Community

HLHJ has been named by Virginia Business magazine as one of the Best Places to Work in Virginia for the third year in a row! 



We had our first food drive competition at HLHJ. We couldn't decide which team collected the most food so we are buying lunch for everyone in the office. All food donations will go to Britepaths in Fairfax, VA. https://britepaths.org/

INSIDE Public Accounting released the 2018 Top 400 Firms. Click on the link to see where HLHJ ranks!  IPA's 2018 Top 400 Firms

Roger Overton was named one of the region's Best Financial Adviser. Check out the September 2018 issue of Northern Virginia Magazine to read more about it. 2018 Top Financial Professionals.

HLHJ has been named by Accounting Today as one of the 2018 Best Accounting Firms to Work For. This will be the 7th year we have earned this distinction. Here is a full list of the 2018 winners. 2018 List of Best Accounting Firms to Work for

HLHJ has been named by Virginia Business magazine as one of the 2018 Best Places to Work in Virginia.  



Girl Power! HLHJ ranks #2 in the 2017 Best Accounting Firms For Women.

Meet Accounting Today's 2017 Best Accounting Firms to Work for. HLHJ is listed as #10!   2017 Best Accounting Firms to Work For

HLHJ attends grand opening of Room Escape Fairfax on August 15th. See pages 4 and 9 of the September 6th edition of the Fairfax Connection. Room Escape in Fairfax, VA

Roger Overton has been nominated by his peers as one of the region's top financial professionals. Check out the September issue of the Northern Virginia Magazine to read more about it. 2017 Best Financial Advisers.

The firm’s president, Kathleen M. Poorbaugh, was nominated and interviewed for the “Profiles in Success” book series which includes interviews of over 500 successful and inspirational men and women. You can read Ms. Poorbaugh’ s interview by clicking on this link, Profiles in Success,

We are excited to announce that HLHJ ranked 11th out of 63 firms in the small business employer category of the 2017 "Best places to work" by Virginia Business Magazine! See our video below.  



Homes, Lowry, Horn & Johnson (HLHJ) celebrated 60 years on August 1, 2016. Thank you to our clients who have been with us from the beginning and those who are starting their journey with us. See photos on the Event Photos tab.

Our president, Kathleen Poorbaugh has been nominated as a 2016 Greater Washington Society CPA Annual Woman to Watch!  You can see more by clicking on this link. http://www.gwscpa.org/Public/Catalog/CourseDetails.aspx?courseID=17W2W

Please tune in to the following website to hear one of our Principals, Kathleen Poorbaugh, share her inspiring journey into the accounting world. You can learn more by listening to the archived interview at www.executiveleadersradio.com, click on the Webcast tab and view her remarks from April 21, 2016.

Several members of our firm attended the "Meet the Firm Event" hosted by George Mason University's Mu Tau Chapter of Delta Sigma Pi, see Event Photos.

One of our Senior Managers, Ravann Sowa, just published an article in the current issue of Benefits Magazine entitled "Tackling Internal Controls for Quality Plan Audits". Click here to read it.

Our firm participated in the AICPA Community Service Day by helping the Fairfax County Park Authority clean up Nottoway Park in Vienna, Click here to read more.

Our firm recently participated in the Toys for Tots Drive, we have been involved in this worthwhile program for over ten years now. See our collection under "Event Photos"

Roger Overton and Kathy Poorbaugh attended the Northern Virginia Community Foundation Gala - see Event Photos.  Read more at Northern Virginia Community Foundation


Jeans Day for Charity

HLHJ sponsors a different charity each month through our Jeans Day for Charity program. On the first Friday of each month a specific charity is chosen from a list compiled by the employees. Donations are collected for each specific cause and help raise awareness of all the worthwhile charities that are in need.

The charities we have supported include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Alzheimer's Association
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Red Cross
  • Fairfax County Animal Shelter
  • Girls on the Run
  • Make a Wish Foundation of America
  • March of Dimes
  • Marine Corp Toys for Tots
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Wounded Warrior Project

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