Linda L. Osteen, CPA


Linda is a Tax Senior Manager at Carter, P.C. She has 20 years experience in accounting and tax, with an emphasis on individual, estate, and fiduciary tax return preparation. She regularly assists clients to resolve tax issues with the IRS and various state taxing authorities. Her prior employment includes experience as a tax manager, firm administrator, and office manager.

Industry experience

Linda works closely with many local attorneys, providing tax compliance, tax consulting, and tax preparation services for executors, trustees, and individual and business taxpayers.

Professional qualifications and memberships

Member of the North Carolina Association of CPAs
Member of the American Institute of CPAs

Community involvement

Treasurer and Board Member – Erwin Hills SDA Church
Board Member (former) – Henderson County Chapter of the American Red Cross


University of Illinois – Bachelor of Arts in the Teaching of French (Summa Cum Laude)
University of North Carolina – 32 hours in accounting and business courses

Contact details

16 Biltmore Avenue, Suite 200
Asheville, North Carolina 28801

T: 828.259.9900
F: 828.258.2790