Area of Focus
Business tax
Office Location
Washington, D.C.
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Darian A. Harnish

Senior Manager, Washington National Tax
Area of Focus
Business tax
Office Location
Washington, D.C.
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About Darian

Darian Harnish is a senior manager in the Washington National Tax office of RSM US LLP. He works diligently to tackle complex challenges in accounting for income taxes. Darian assists client teams in determining the appropriate treatment of complex or unusual aspects of ASC 740. He also monitors changes in tax law and accounting guidance for implications for RSM clients. He serves a variety of clients across industries, including private equity portfolio companies and middle-market publicly traded corporations. 


Experience

With more than seven years of specialty focus on ASC 740, Darian evaluates complex structures to provide clients with objective solutions regarding valuation allowances, unrecognized tax benefits reserves, and discrete items for interim provisions. Darian cultivates relationships with clients built on clear communication. He translates complex issues into clear, actionable items and helps clients through any questions, concerns, or goals. Darian is passionate about creating strong technical engagement and understanding in professionals and clients. 


Professional affiliations and designations

  • Certified public accountant, Maryland and the District of Columbia
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, accounting and economics (summa cum laude), Eastern Mennonite University
  • Master of Science; accounting, concentration in taxation (summa cum laude); James Madison University
Area of Focus
Business tax
Office Location
Washington, D.C.
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