Gary (Scott) Laws, CPA

Manager - Tax Services

NC Certificate #34227

Scott Laws CPA is a Manager in Tax Services at Johnson Price Sprinkle PA. He joined the firm in 2012 and holds a B.A. in Math from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he was an Academic All-Conference student athlete, and, a Master of Science in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, where he was member of Beta Gamma Sigma honor society.

At JPS, Scott focuses on tax and business consultation services to a variety of industries for individuals, corporations, partnerships and trusts, especially small to middle market privately-held companies. He provides business valuations and compilations for both individuals and companies, and is highly respected for his skillful and analytical approach by both clients and colleagues.

Prior to joining JPS, Scott worked for Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP as well as for a small public accounting practice providing taxation services to a variety of industries. His career also includes teaching at Owen High School and Madison County Middle School in the math and science departments. After graduating from UNC, Scott was a professional runner, traveling throughout the country.

In his free time, Scott enjoys running, traveling, and volunteering in the community. He and his wife, Sara, regularly participate in Asheville’s many festivities and local events, including various charitable runs.

CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
North Carolina State Board of CPA Examiners, License #34227


Hope Chest for Women

Habitat for Humanity

Eliada Homes

Brother Wolf Animal Rescue

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

National Association of Certified Valuation and Analysts

North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants

Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Academic All-Conference Student Athlete
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill