Tara D. Bechstein, CPA

Tara Bechstein is a Senior Tax Manager with Blair, Bohle & Whitsitt, PLLC, providing tax consulting and compliance services to businesses, individuals, and family offices. Tara's specific areas of focus include tax planning for pass-through business entities (partnerships and S corporations) and tax minimization strategies for real estate partnerships. She extends her services to business owners and their families, assisting with family wealth planning, gifts, and trusts to reduce tax liabilities and increase wealth.

Tara began her career in public accounting in 2006 in the Charlotte office of a national accounting firm, providing compliance services to privately-held businesses and individuals. She later transitioned to a local boutique firm to focus on middle market commercial real estate businesses and family offices. Tara became a member of the Blair, Bohle & Whitsitt team in 2015 and continues to refine and expand her knowledge of taxation. She collaborates regularly with the Firm's Partner Group on highly technical services and acts as a team leader and mentor for junior associates.

Tara is originally from Ohio and received her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting and her Masters of Accountancy from Bowling Green State University. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accounts (NCACPA).