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Tax, Accounting & Advisory Services in Nashville, Tennessee

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Nashville, TN
222 Second Avenue South
Suite 1240
Nashville, TN 37201
P 615.383.6592
F 615.383.7094

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Accounting Firm Serving Nashville, Tennessee

Cherry Bekaert entered the Nashville market in 2017 with the acquisition of Frasier, Dean & Howard, PLLC (“FDH”), one of Nashville’s largest certified public accounting firms. This strategic joining of forces expanded Cherry Bekaert’s service footprint into the Nashville, Tennessee, market.

In combining with FDH, Cherry Bekaert entered the Nashville market as one of the ten largest CPA and consulting firms servicing Middle Tennessee, with eleven partners and more than 50 associates.

Our CPA firm offers Nashville, TN clients professional assistance and provides them with accounting, audit, tax and consulting services across a variety of industries, primarily focused on technology, healthcare & life sciences, advanced manufacturing, distribution, transportation, logistics, education and nonprofits.

Clients look to Cherry Bekaert’s certified public accountants and tax consultants for innovative guidance on operational and financial matters that advance their business goals, including tax preparation and financial audits.

Our Nashville, TN team’s goal is to build and nurture satisfied client relationships. We strive to provide a fulfilling client experience that adds value to your business and exceeds your expectations.

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Brad Smith, CPA

Partner, Regional Market Leader

As Nashville’s Regional Market Leader, Brad is responsible for overseeing relationships to ensure a coordinated and seamless service experience for clients served in the market. Brad is a Certified Public Accountant with extensive experience in accounting, auditing, financial reporting, strategic planning, and SEC audit. Brad has significant expertise working with clients in the Industrial Manufacturing, Government & Public Sector, and Not-for-Profit industries. Prior to joining Cherry Bekaert, Brad was the Managing Partner of a large regional accounting firm and was also a Partner with a Big Four firm.

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Featured Specialties


Our Nashville, Tennessee CPA professionals know how to apply the best practices of accounting to your technology company and can offer business tax, accounting & advisory guidance to Software/SaaS, eCommerce, Security, FinTech, Mobility, and Hardware companies.

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Healthcare & Life Sciences

Cherry Bekaert takes care of financial challenges Healthcare and Life Science companies face by offering audit, tax, advisory and accounting services to meet highly regulated financial management requirements.

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All Industries

Government Contractors

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Government & Public Sector

Our Government & Public Sector professionals offer advisory, consulting, financial and audit & accounting services...

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Life Sciences

Cherry Bekaert’s Health & Life Sciences Group has the resources and knowledge to guide companies...

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Hospitality & Retail

Cherry Bekaert’s Retail & Restaurant Group provides businesses innovative accounting services to minimize their tax...

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Industrial Manufacturing

Cherry Bekaert is a growth advisor to industrial manufacturing and distribution companies across the globe,...

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Not-for-Profit Organizations

Cherry Bekaert’s nonprofit accounting, tax, advisory, and audit services help tax-exempt organizations focus on their...

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Private Equity

Cherry Bekaert provides audit, transaction tax, business valuation, financial due diligence & deal advisory services...

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Professional Services

Cherry Bekaert offers clients in the professional services industry proven solutions that can have a...

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Real Estate & Construction

Cherry Bekaert’s real estate and construction professionals provide tax and accounting guidance that positions companies...

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Our CPA firm provides comprehensive accounting, tax, and advisory services designed to meet the unique...

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Featured Content

David White Joins as Managing Director in Healthcare Deal Advisory

Cherry Bekaert (“the Firm”) is pleased to welcome David White as a Managing Director to...

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Cherry Bekaert’s Strategic Financing Services Team Assists in New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Financing for the Revitalization of the Historic Snuff District

Cherry Bekaert’s Strategic Financing Services team is a practice specializing in New Markets Tax Credit...

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Cherry Bekaert Enters Nashville Market with Strategic Acquisition

Frasier, Dean & Howard, PLLC to Join Top 25 Accounting Firm Richmond, VA (November 1,...

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Dawn Patrick Named Managing Partner of Cherry Bekaert’s Nashville Practice

Regarded as one of the top public accounting firms in the nation, Cherry Bekaert LLP...

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Cherry Bekaert Welcomes Ross Burden as Assurance Partner

Nationally acclaimed public accounting and consulting firm, Cherry Bekaert (“the Firm”), is pleased to announce...

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Cherry Bekaert’s Dawn Patrick Joins Launch Tennessee Board

Nationally recognized public accounting and consulting firm Cherry Bekaert LLP (“the Firm”) congratulates Dawn G....

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Thought Leadership

NMTC Case Study for Faith Family Medical Center

Get our case study about the New Markets Tax Credit Allocation for FFMC's new facility...

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State COVID-19 Relief Programs

Review Cherry Bekaert's guide on the state and local tax programs that are providing economic...

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Supreme Court Rules Against Wayfair, et al, in Sales Tax Case

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, the United States Supreme Court overturned the physical presence standard...

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Tennessee Dumps Uniform Local Sales Tax Rate for Remote Sellers

Out-of-state sellers making sales into Tennessee need to be on top of local sales tax...

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Cherry Bekaert’s Nashville, Tennessee office provides accounting, audit, tax and consulting services to the clients across a variety of industries.

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