Just a quick tutorial on migrating a cpanel account from one server to another.
ssh into the remote server and run
and then logout.
Login to your local server and run
scp -r root@remoteIP:/home/cpmove-username.tar.gz /home
that will bring the file over to your local /home directory.
Now login to WHM and go to Home »Backup »Restore a Full Backup/cpmove File
Then select cpmove file / usernameacct to restore