Sheldon Donner, CPASheldon Donner, CPA

Sheldon J. Donner, CPA

Principal, Taxation

Sheldon J. Donner, CPA

Principal, Taxation

Shel Donner’s more than 45 years of experience as a tax planning specialist and tax consultant for businesses and individual tax clients positions him as one of the most recognizable professionals in the industry. He represents taxpayers before the IRS on income and estate tax matters and other tax related issues, leads the firm’s merger and acquisition tax consulting practice, and has provided tax expertise in the real estate and professional services industries.

Shel is listed in Who’s Who in Finance and Industry and is a well respected  authority on tax issues. He is a popular speaker before business and civic groups regarding income and estate tax planning matters. He has served as an instructor for the Ohio Society of CPAs and is the former chairman of the Taxation Committee of the Georgia Society of CPAs. He has appeared as a tax expert on CNN, WSB-TV, GPTV and WCNN radio and served as the “WSB Tax Expert” on WSB radio.

Shel holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting from Kent State University. He began his tax career with Arthur Andersen & Co. in Cleveland, Ohio and has been a practicing CPA in Atlanta, Georgia since 1976.

Professional Expertise

  • Internal Revenue Service Representation
  • Merger and Acquisition Tax Consulting
  • Individual, Corporate, Partnership and Fiduciary Income Tax
  • Stock Option Planning
  • Corporate Structuring
  • Estates and Trusts
  • Retirement Planning

Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Atlanta Tax Forum

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