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Jerry D. Lewis, II


Tax Methods and Credit Services Specialty Group Leader

Fax: 864.241.5768

Professional Overview

J.D. serves as chair of the firm’s Tax Methods and Credit Services Practice. The practice is comprised of highly skilled specialists across the firm who provide strategic solutions to taxpayers. The team works collaboratively with customers to leverage certain tax credit and deduction opportunities. Specific areas of focus include cost segregation, research and development tax credits, fixed asset reviews, and tangible property regulation assistance.

J.D. has assisted clients both public and private across a variety of industries with annual revenues ranging from $10M to $115B. In addition to his work at Elliott Davis, he is frequently invited to lecture at industry forums throughout the country on a variety of fixed asset and research and development related topics. J.D. works closely with clients in the technology, manufacturing, bioscience, retail, hospitality, multi-family, automotive, medical and financial sectors.

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Cost Segregation Professional, CSP
  • Virginia Class A. Builder, BLD
  • B.A., Economics/Business, Randolph-Macon College

Civic and Community Activities

  • Member, Greenville PULSE
  • Member, United Way Young Philanthropists
  • Member, United Way Palmetto Society
  • Participant, Opportunity Greenville 2015

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Cost Segregation Professionals
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants


Tax Preparation and Consultant Services


Real Estate

Authored by Jerry D. Lewis, II


Changes to Research and Development Expenses…

Jun 13th, 2022

By J.D. Lewis and Steve Pashley Any taxpayer designing or developing new or improved products, regardless of who manufactures or produces the product, should assess…
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CARES Act Expands Bonus Depreciation to…

Apr 01st, 2020

Background On September 27, 2017 the President signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, commonly known as the TCJA. The TCJA modified Section…
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