Karen Dotson, CPA

Karen Dotson, CPA

Karen Dotson is a Senior Manager in the Firm’s Tax Division.

Prior to joining the Firm, Karen served as a controller for a construction company for 10 years before working in public accounting for 19 years. Her public accounting experience includes 10 years in the accounting and auditing area prior to shifting to a tax focus. Karen specializes in tax compliance and consulting for high-net-worth individuals and closely held businesses. Her experience crosses multiple industries including construction, real estate, healthcare and captive insurance. Karen and her husband reside in Canton, Georgia and have two grown children.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration
    Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • BKR International, Past Member
  • DFK International, Past Member

Community Involvement

  • Rock Springs Baptist Church, Member and Volunteer
  • Atlanta Habitat for Humanity, Volunteer

Ask Me About

  • Tax saving strategies with the purchase of film credits and low income housing credits
  • The benefits of setting up a captive insurance entity to insure your business
  • Transaction analysis and accounting services to streamline your QuickBooks accounting
  • My experience as a controller for a construction contractor in the Atlanta area
  • How my father’s integrity influenced my strong work ethic