A ribbon was cut last week to celebrate the opening of Padgett North Atlanta’s new office at Independence square in Dunwoody. Padgett Business Services provides small business with the expertise they need to address tax and other financial issues. The company, begun in Athens, now has more than 400 offices across the U.S. Shown cutting the ribbon is Jeff Massingale, the company president. Joining him were members of the city council and directors of the Chamber of Commerce.