Richard B. Taylor, CPA


Richard Taylor is a client services shareholder who has been with HLB Gross Collins, P.C. since the onset of his career. He is the firm’s International Practice Leader and he serves as the firm’s liaison with a worldwide organization of accounting firms, HLB International. A cum laude graduate of Andrew College, Richard received his BBA from the University of Georgia. Richard serves many domestic companies doing business abroad and many foreign owned companies doing business in the United States.

Specialized Services

Richard works with a broad range of industries including the manufacturing and distribution, construction and service industries. Richard specializes in providing business consulting, financial planning, and audit and assurance services to privately owned businesses. He focuses on planning to help companies address issues and business challenges to enhance profitability and maximize financial success. He has extensive experience in business acquisitions, business sales and related financing, planning and tax strategies for these transactions. He represents many international companies operating in the United States — primarily in the manufacturing and distribution industries.

Professional Memberships
Richard is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Georgia Society of CPAs. He is certified in Georgia and Florida.

Community Involvement
Richard is a director of the French-American Chamber of Commerce, and HLB-USA. He is a former director of the University of Georgia Alumni association, and North Cobb Christian School. He is a member of the economic development committee of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and is actively involved in the German American Chamber of Commerce. He is also a member of the board of trustees of Andrew College.

Richard is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Georgia Society of CPAs.