Holmes-Web LSWG is pleased to announce that Jon C. Holmes, CPA, has joined the firm as a manager in the Frederick office.

Mr. Holmes has over 10 years of public accounting experience, having served as a tax manager at a big four, international firm; and most recently as a senior tax manager for a regional firm where he managed a substantial government contractor client base.  A specialist in individual, partnership, corporate, and multi-state taxation, he has served on an international tax rotation to Munich, Germany, and spent two years as a national tax instructor.  Mr. Holmes is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and a magna cum laude graduate of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, where he earned an M.S. in accounting and information systems in 2004, a B.S. in accounting and information systems in 2003, worked as a teacher’s assistant, and was recognized as the Top Masters Degree Student in 2004.  A native of Frederick County, Mr. Holmes lives in Mt. Airy where he is a member of the Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company.

Linton Shafer Warfield & Garrett, P.A., is a full service tax, accounting and business consulting firm with offices in Frederick and Rockville.  Locally-owned and operated, the firm, whose origin dates back to 1965, offers a full range of advisory services with specialized teams coordinating services to closely held businesses, nonprofit organizations, governmental agencies, trade associations, and individual clients.  The Frederick office is located at 201 Thomas Johnson Drive and can be reached at 301.662.9200, or online at


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