Candace Orr, CCSP
Candace Orr, Assistant Director of Tax, ASCSP Associate Member
As Assistant Director of Tax at Bedford, Candace is responsible for tax reviews and report certifications, ensuring that Bedford’s Cost Segregation studies are based on an appropriate interpretation of tax law and current IRS pronouncements. Additionally, Candace also serves as a liaison between Bedford and our major alliance partners.
Candace has over 15 years’ experience specializing in the field of fixed assets. Prior to joining Bedford, she worked with a leading tax consulting firm providing federal income tax planning in cost segregation, tax depreciation, capitalization and repair deductions, and tax accounting methods. During the first nine years of Candace’s career she focused on general accounting and fixed asset accounting for a multinational manufacturer and a national financial services firm in Dallas, TX. While in these roles Candace gained experience managing fixed assets accounting, preparing property and sales use tax schedules, performing bank, cash, and balance sheet reconciliations, and general month-end close duties. Following her time in the private sector, Candace joined a Big Four firm in Dallas, TX where she spent three years in the Fixed Asset Service Practice within the firm’s Accounting Method and Credit Service Group. In this role Candace performed multiple fixed asset reviews and cost segregation studies on a variety of property types and industries. Following her time in public Candace joined a national manufacturing company where she was responsible for the overall management strategy to restructure the fixed asset department. In this role she identified opportunities to streamline processes, minimize manual work, and increase the accuracy and timeliness of data into the fixed asset system. She implemented stringent review processes to ensure accurate compilation, analysis, and reporting of financial data by the team.
Candace has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Arlington.
Candace is a certified member of the American Society of Cost Segregation Professionals (ASCSP), a nonprofit professional organization.2
- Dallas, Texas