Darren J. Hardin, CPA

Direct: 803.255.1200
Main: 803.256.0002
Fax: 803.255.0711
Office: Columbia, SC
Email: darren.hardin@elliottdavis.com
Direct: 803.255.1200
Main: 803.256.0002
Fax: 803.255.0711
Office: Columbia, SC


International, Tax


International Services, Manufacturing and Distribution, Professional Services, Real Estate

Professional Overview

Darren focuses on serving both private and public clients with multi-state and multi-national operations. His particular focus is on complex business structures including consolidated entities and mergers and acquisitions. His experience, including seven years with international accounting firms in Atlanta, Georgia and Columbia, South Carolina, brings a wealth of knowledge to his clients. While his primary focus is on clients in the manufacturing and distribution and real estate areas, Darren also serves as a resource for clients in the financial services and information technology industries.

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Certified Public Accountant (SC License #5825)
  • Master of Taxation, University of South Carolina
  • B.S., Business Administration, University of South Carolina

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, Chair, Tax Committee, 2004

Civic and Community Activities

  • Board Member, National Kidney Foundation SC
  • Board Member, Leadership Columbia, 2009 -2010
  • Treasurer and Board Member, Palmetto Cycling Coalition