L. Howard Godfrey

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Professor Emeritus of Accounting

Howard Godfrey’s teaching and research interests are in the area of taxation. Dr. Godfrey is a Certified Public Accountant in North Carolina and a member of the American Accounting Association, the American Taxation Association, the Financial Executives Institute and the American Institute of CPAs. Dr. Godfrey is author of Handbook on Tax Exempt Organizations. His accounting and tax articles have been published in The Tax Adviser, Government Finance Review, The Oil and Gas Tax Quarterly, The National Public Accountant and other professional journals. In 1994, Dr. Godfrey received the Accounting Educator Award from the N.C. Association of CPAs. He joined the Belk College faculty in 1975 and retired in 2021.


Ph.D., University of Alabama
M.Acc., University of Mississippi
B.S., Mississippi College