Hannah Prengler

Hannah Prengler, CPA Partner, Tax

Client needs are always Hannah’s top priority. In an era of uncertainty, she understands how important it is to identify opportunities that will allow private companies to proactively manage their tax burden and preserve cash for investment in current operations and future growth.

Location: Cleveland Email: hprengler@cohencpa.com Phone: 216.774.1245

Thought Leadership

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Ohio)
  • B.A. in accounting, magna cum laude, Cleveland State University

Hannah specializes in providing state and local tax compliance and consulting services to companies of all sizes and structures. She has significant experience in assisting taxpayers with income/franchise compliance, tax provision assistance, sales/use tax procedures, property tax, nexus reviews and audit defense. Hannah has also offered input on the impact proposed Ohio legislation will have on businesses and their owners, as well as feedback on areas for future tax reform.

Hannah takes a leadership role in educating the firm’s multistate clients about current tax legislation and court decisions impacting their business. Additionally, she has worked with numerous companies evaluating transactional tax risks and opportunities, such as identifying the optimal transaction structure, considering proper tax indemnifications, prioritizing historic and transactional tax liabilities, and implementing controls to limit the perpetuation of material exposures pre-acquisition.

  • Leads Cohen & Company’s State and Local Taxation Group
  • American Institute of CPAs (State and Local Taxation Technical Resource Panel)
  • YWCA Advisory Council (Past)
  • University Hospitals Department of Family Medicine Committee (Past)
  • Council on State Taxation
  • Ohio Society of CPAs
  • YWCA Woman of Professional Excellence award (2012)

Outside the office, Hannah’s favorite activity is spending time with her family. Hannah and her family reside in Novelty, Ohio.