David Evans
Managing Partner, Advisory CPA
Atlanta, GA

David serves as Managing Partner for the DHG Advisory practice. In addition to this role, David is a tax partner who began his practice focusing on closely-held businesses and their owners, then advising publicly-traded companies on ASC 740. David’s leadership roles with DHG began by serving as the Atlanta Tax Practice Leader before becoming the Atlanta Office Managing Partner in 2008, followed by his role as Regional Managing Partner upon the formation of DHG’s South Region. David assumed the role of Regional Managing Partner for DHG Advisory in 2019.

David serves clients in multiple industries, with a tax practice focusing on business consulting, transaction planning, structure and implementation, tax consulting, estate tax and succession planning. He offers significant experience in finance, mergers and acquisitions, specializing in entity structuring to maximize flexibility and minimize corporate and individual income tax liabilities.

David has been influential in spearheading DHG’s Common Interest Groups, including serving as Executive Sponsor for DHG’s African American Network.

A veteran tax and consulting professional with 20-plus years of experience working with clients in multiple industries. David focuses on tax and consulting, with a particular emphasis on public and privately held corporations and flow-through entities. He also advises on estate tax and succession planning. Specific services include:

  • Tax Services
    • Tax Advisory
    • Income Tax
    • Corporate Tax
    • Partnership Taxation
    • Tax Research
    • Tax Outsourcing
    • ASC 740 (formerly SFAS 109)
    • Tax Compliance and Consulting
    • Public Companies and Flow-Through Entities
  • Mergers
  • GAAP
  • Finance
  • Management Consulting
  • SEC Filings
  • Due Diligence
  • Internal Controls

Professional Organizations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Georgia Societies of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA)
Education
  • Masters, Accounting
    University of Tennessee
  • Bachelors, Accounting
    University of Tennessee
Industry Focus
  • Government Contracting
  • Manufacturing & Distribution
Service Areas
  • Advisory
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • SEC Services
  • Tax
  • Tax Accounting

David combines his professional skills with a robust commitment to the community.


Civic Organizations
  • St. Jude’s Recovery Center, Advisory Committee
  • Central Atlanta Progress, Board of Directors
  • Camp Kudzu, Board of Directors
  • Atlanta Friendship Initiative
  • The PhD Project, Board of Directors
  • Haslam College of Business, University of Tennessee, Advisory Board
  • Growing Leaders, Advisory Board
  • Outstanding Young Alumni, University of Tennessee College of Business, 2009 (Inaugural award year)
Licenses
  • Certified Public Accountant - GA - CPA018322
  • Certified Public Accountant - LA - CPA.0025559

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