CPAs and Advisors with Your Growth in Mind
Eric Pilcher

Eric Pilcher, CPA

A Senior Manager with Cherry Bekaert’s Tampa office, Eric has more than 14 years of experience serving clients in the technology, health and life sciences, industrial, real estate and construction industries. Clients, from privately-held to large publicly-traded companies, depend on Eric to provide comprehensive domestic and international tax planning, compliance in federal, state and local taxes, state income tax consulting and review of financial statement reporting with an emphasis on tax provision (ASC 740). Specialties/Areas of Expertise Advisory Services Business Combination Accounting Corporate Tax Pass-Thru Entities SEC Tax Compliance Tax Provision (ASC 740) Professional Involvement American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Read More.

Michael Elliot

Michael Elliot, CPA

A Tax Director with the Firm’s Tax Professional Practices group with 22 years of experience, Mike provides technical support to many of the Firm’s most complex partnership clients. He has extensive experience assisting clients in the real estate, hospitality and private equity industries, providing consulting services with respect to acquisitions, dispositions and other transaction structuring. Mike is also responsible for thought leadership and the development of new service offerings. Specialties/Areas of Expertise Accounting Methods Federal Tax Pass-Thru Entities Tangible Property Regulations

Robert Schriber

Robert A. Schriber, CPA

As a Tax Partner in Cherry Bekaert’s Austin office, Bob brings more than 30 years of experience to his practice. He is focused in the areas of tax consulting and compliance, business consulting, and growth advisory for closely-held businesses, their owners, and executives. Austin businesses, entrepreneurs, and high-net-worth individuals rely on Bob to help them develop tax optimization and growth strategies to meet their financial objectives. He is experienced in the valuation of closely-held businesses for contract, litigation, federal, estate, and income tax purposes. Additionally, Bob consults with clients regarding their business and personal planning needs, business performance, and information. Read More.

Daniel Powell

Daniel B. Powell, III, CPA

With more than 35 years of professional experience, Danny serves as the Managing Partner of Cherry Bekaert’s Austin practice. He concentrates his practice in the areas of tax planning and compliance, and succession planning and growth advisory for high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs and closely-held businesses and their owners. As a member of THInc, the Firm’s specialty practice focused on guiding growth through innovation, he specializes in helping clients develop creative tax-optimization strategies that support their organizational and individual financial objectives. Early in his career, Danny was a tax partner with a Big Four accounting firm in Austin. He left. Read More.

Eric Prawde

Eric H. Prawde, EA

With over 30 years of experience, Eric serves as a Tax Principal in Cherry Bekaert’s Rockville office. Eric has experience in providing complex tax planning and compliance services to closely-held businesses, their executives and other high-net-worth individuals. Clients depend on Eric through all phases of maturation – from start-up accounting services, tax compliance and reporting to succession and estate planning. Eric has been involved with complex sales of real estate properties and physician practices with the goal of maximizing capital gain treatment. Eric’s industry experience includes real estate, healthcare and service industry clients, for which he provides consulting across a variety of. Read More.

Bruce Buchanan

R. Bruce Buchanan, CPA

Bruce serves as a Tax Partner in Cherry Bekaert’s Rockville office within its Greater Washington, D.C., practice where he oversees key client relationships for the Firm. For more than 40 years, Bruce has provided sophisticated tax planning and compliance services to closely-held businesses, their owners and successful individuals. He works with companies, partnerships and executives from a variety of industries helping them with tax minimization strategies, succession and estate planning, and business advisory services. Bruce joined Cherry Bekaert through the acquisition of Berlin Ramos & Company PA, where he was the firm’s president and managing principal. Specialties/Areas of Expertise Closely-Held. Read More.