Martha founded our firm in 2006. An experienced CPA, Martha has worked in the accounting industry for over 30 years advising clients in small business accounting and business and individual tax issues. She has advanced expertise in working with both service and retail businesses.
Martha graduated in 1986 from Birmingham-Southern College with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and management. She also attended Auburn University where she competed on the Track and Field Team. She is a member of the Alabama State Society of Certified Public Accounts and a local Business Networking International Chapter. Martha is an active member at Church of the Highlands.
Martha is married to David Riley and they have 6 children, 2 small dogs and three cats, two of which are named "Debit" and "Credit". In her spare time, Martha enjoys riding bicycles, gardening, reading and spending time with her husband.
"You have been instrumental to the life of this practice and thanks can never express how much I have appreciated your help, guidance and candid conversations over the past 7 years."
"Thank you for making this process so easy for me."
"You guys rock!! Martha made it so easy and quick and painless. Worth every dime!!"
"I was pretty sure Martha Echols would do a good job for me in a dispute I was having with the IRS over a previous year’s return but what I did not know is that she would save me about $40,000 in less than 78 hours for such a small price. Guess who my new CPA is?"
"We want to thank you for the enormous help you have been to us not only in handling our accounting, but advising us in setting up our business. Your patience and understanding are as valued as your knowledge and professionalism. It hasn’t escaped us that you are willing to go the extra mile to get the job done. Being able to rely on your expertise eliminates so much stress. THANK YOU!"
"Your advice and shared contacts have been invaluable to me."
"Thank you so much for everything you have done to help me with handling my mother’s estate and back taxes. I didn’t know where to being and you made the confusing porcess a lot easier to deal with. It has been so nice to know I could depend on your knowledge to guide me through the whole process."
"I am thankful for you and the services you provide. You are the tax-treasure I found during my 3 months in Alabama. I tell everyone about my great find."
"If you don't LOVE your CPA you should switch! Martha S. Echols, CPA, PC Is the BEST!!! Thanks Martha for all you do...and do FAST!"
Martha S. Echols, CPA, PC is excited to announce the recent launch of our firm’s new website. We’ve been working very hard to enhance our website and give our firm a fresh look. We’ve also continued to research and identify the latest and greatest technologies to improve the services we provide and ensure we continue to meet your needs.
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