Richard J. Battle, CPA

Direct: 704.808.5223
Main: 704.333.8881
Fax: 704.749.7923
Office: Charlotte, NC
Direct: 704.808.5223
Main: 704.333.8881
Fax: 704.749.7923


International, Tax


International Services, Manufacturing and Distribution

Professional Overview

Richard focuses on providing tax planning and compliance services to manufacturing and distribution companies with multi-state and international operations, technology companies and serving closely-held businesses in multiple industries. With more than 18 years of experience in public accounting, he assists clients with corporate, partnership, and individual income tax return reporting, as well as complex issues surrounding mergers and acquisitions, consolidated filings, economic incentives, state and local taxation, inventory capitalization rules, federal and state controversies, tax provisions and other ASC 740 reporting matters. Richard serves as Office Leader for Elliott Davis Decosimo’s Charlotte office.

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Certified Public Accountant (NC License #28220)
  • B.S., Accounting, cum laude, Appalachian State University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, Member, Taxation Committee

Civic and Community Activities

  • Treasurer and Past President, Mental Health Association of Central Carolinas
  • Board Member and Past Treasurer, Greenville Literacy Association
  • Participant, Opportunity Greenville, 2004