About Our Firm
Eric M. Atkins, CPA & Associates opened in 2014 and is conveniently located at 6004 High Street in the Churchland section of Portsmouth right on the Portsmouth and Chesapeake city line. We are 20 minutes from downtown Norfolk, downtown Suffolk, Greenbrier, and the Peninsula, as well as, minutes from historic downtown Portsmouth, Western Branch, and Northern Suffolk. Eric M. Atkins, CPA is a Portsmouth native growing up in the Shea Terrace section of the city. He is a 1995 I. C. Norcom High School graduate and earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA. Eric was licensed as a Certified Public Accountant by the Virginia Board of Accountancy in 2004 and a member of the Virginia Society of CPA’s. He has practiced public accounting for 16 years, first with a small firm in Portsmouth before moving to a larger firm in Virginia Beach. In 2014, Eric M. Atkins, CPA returned to his hometown to open Atkins & Associates, CPA specializing in small to mid-size businesses offering a wide range of accounting and tax preparation services. Eric is married to another Portsmouth native, Lori, and they have 3 children.
Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Eric M. Atkins, CPA & Associates is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. Eric M. Atkins, CPA has been a staple of the area's business community for 16 years, and takes pride on the level of esteem he has earned.
Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Eric M. Atkins CPA & Associates receive competent and timely advice.