Dawn Polin, CPA
Title:Senior Manager, Tax Services
Education:BBA in Accounting, University of Georgia; MAcc, University of South Florida
A Senior Manager within Cherry Bekaert’s Accounting Methods and Credits & Incentives groups, Dawn is based in the Firm’s Raleigh practice. Serving clients across a variety of industries, she focuses primarily on Cost Segregation studies, Energy studies, and the recently implemented Tangible Property Regulations, as well as the federal and multistate taxation of closely-held and private equity/venture capital-owned companies.
With more than 16 years of experience, Dawn’s tax expertise includes compliance and planning for C Corporations and pass-through entities, consolidated returns, state and local compliance, federal deductions and credits, and tax accounting methods. She also spent several years in public accounting and previously served at a Fortune 500 company.
Prior to joining Cherry Bekaert, Dawn was a tax manager at a back office firm, providing financial and tax support to venture capital firms.
Areas of Expertise
- Cost Segregations
- Energy Studies – 179D & 45L
- Tangible Property Regulations
- Depreciation Methods
- Accounting Methods
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA)
- American Society of Cost Segregation Professionals