Tempe - Phillip R. McCollum, Jr., CPA, has joined Henry & Horne, LLP as a Senior Manager in the Firm's Tax Department.

McCollum's practice is focused on working with closely held businesses and their owners. He works with a variety of business entities including retailers, manufacturers and health care. He also has experience with estate and gift tax planning.

McCollum is excited about this move because he is going to be more accessible to clients in order to help them achieve their objectives for their businesses, individually and for their families.

"I want clients to know that we can help them achieve their goals through the work we do and how we communicate. We can work together to accomplish what needs to be done," said McCollum.

Before joining Henry & Horne, LLP, McCollum worked nearly 20 years for a national accounting firm.

About Henry & Horne, LLP

Henry & Horne, LLP (www.henryandhorne.com) is an Arizona-based certified public accounting and business advisory firm founded in 1957. The 120-person firm serves closely held businesses and high net worth individuals throughout the United States and internationally from three Arizona locations:  Tempe, Scottsdale and Casa Grande. Services include audit and accounting; business consulting; mergers and acquisitions; succession planning; business valuation; litigation support; forensic accounting services; tax services; R&D tax credits; cost segregation; state and local tax issues; estate planning; andinternational business services.