Francis H. "Pepper" Horton, III, CPA - Tax Partner
Pepper Horton joined Greene, Finney & Horton in January 2000. As the firm’s Tax Partner, Pepper specializes in business taxation for small and medium-sized businesses, bookkeeping, payroll, and IT. He is also an expert in §704(c) depreciation allocation, and has written software on the topic. Prior to joining the firm, Pepper spent eight years with Big 4 firm Ernst & Young, in its Greenville, South Carolina location. He has earned a Master of Professional Accountancy, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Accounting—both from Clemson University—and is a Certified Public Accountant. Outside of the office, Pepper serves as the offensive line coach for Shannon Forest Christian School, and enjoys weight lifting, kickboxing, and poker.