Eric Cohen is the President and founder of E. Cohen and Company, CPAs, which specializes in auditing, taxation, accounting services, computer systems, internal control evaluations, and litigation support services. For over twenty-five years, Eric has provided services to entities of all sizes in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, advising them on tax compliance and planning, estate planning, and business development.
Eric primarily provides audit, accounting, tax research, planning and compliance services to C-corporations, Limited Liability Companies, S-corporations, partnerships and high-income individuals in the industries of real estate, not-for-profits, wholesalers and professional services companies. Additionally, he has extensive experience with computer applications for financial/tax planning and analysis, accounting systems design and implementation, and database management.
Eric has also provided expert testimony in the District Court of Maryland in addition to litigation support services. These services include providing legal analysis, tax analysis, and acting as liaison between counsel on legal matters.
He has acted as managing partner for various partnerships and has managed the financial affairs of their affiliated entities and trusts.
Eric was inducted into the 2019 Accounting Today’s Managing Partner Elite for his innovation, leadership, firm culture and growth–having doubled the firm’s size through organic growth over the past five years, while investing greatly in maintaining a positive work environment where everyone feels like they are part of a team.
Each year, SmartCEO Magazine readers pick the area’s top accountants who exemplify their roles as trusted advisor, innovator and leader; Eric won the recognition of the Washington, D.C. region’s top business executives in the SmartCEO Magazine SmartCPA Readers’ Choice section in both 2011 and 2012. Eric receives accolades from business owners who value his rock-solid guidance, service quality and responsiveness that outperforms many national accounting firms. He was also picked as one of the best and the brightest CPAs in the Greater Washington area by SmartCEO readers, business owners and firms in 2007.
Eric is a member of several professional organizations including the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, The Maryland Society of Accountants, the Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Virginia Society of Accountants.
Named one of the Top 50 CPAs in the Washington area by Smart CEO Magazine