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W. G. (Scott) Burleson, CPA

W. G. (Scott) Burleson, CPA

Scott Burleson joined Warren Averett through a merger with Goodgame, Burleson & Cotton, LLC in 2004.

Scott has 29 years of experience in public accounting and auditing. He specializes in governmental auditing for municipalities, local utilities and nonprofit entities. Scott also has extensive experience leading Yellow Book/Single Audit Act audits for a variety of state and local governmental units.


  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
    Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants

Community Involvement

  • Kiwanis Club of Anniston, Past President, Treasurer
  • Anniston Calhoun County Public Library, Board of Directors
  • First Presbyterian Church, Trustee

Ask Me About

  • Ways to help you save taxes on your small business
  • Providing audit or consulting services to your local government or agency
  • Helping clients file claims as a result of the BP oil spill
  • Volunteering for various local support organizations that help kids in need in the community
  • Working with small business and local government organizations to provide business advice and help with accounting & tax issues
  • Collecting and traveling to many trade shows and festivals