Tax Partner J.R. Miller is a member of Frazier & Deeter’s Executive Management Committee and is active in the firm’s Manufacturing & Distribution industry group. He has over 30 years of experience and specializes in a variety of industries, including retail, manufacturing & distribution and technology.
J.R.’s corporate tax expertise has allowed him to structure and assist clients with mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, ESOPs and corporate finance transactions. Many of his clients are middle-market companies that are privately owned or backed by private equity. He has been instrumental in helping clients manage their tax liabilities using effective tax strategies such as LIFO for inventory accounting, Research & Development Tax Credits for new technologies and manufacturing processes, state & local tax incentives for growing companies, IC-Discs for export companies, cost segregation studies for added tax depreciation deductions, ESOP structuring and implementation and international structuring to minimize taxes by jurisdictions.
He is frequently involved with conflict resolution matters, representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service as well as throughout the audit process. He has successfully drafted private letter ruling requests, voluntary disclosure agreements, offers in compromise and applications for changes in the method of accounting for clients.
Professional and Civic Organizations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA)
Atlanta Tax Forum
Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
Robinson Council of Young Business Leaders, Former Member
SignatureFD, Board Member
Harvester Christian Academy, Board Member
Master of Taxation
Georgia State University | Atlanta, GA
Bachelor of Business Administration
Magna Cum Laude
Georgia State University | Atlanta GA