Scott Swain

Scott Swain, CPA, CFA, CFP®, MT Partner, Tax

Scott’s personality allows him to work well with just about anyone. His easy demeanor is coupled with a straight-forward, honest approach that assures clients he is always looking out for their best interests.

Location: Akron Email: sswain@cohencpa.com Phone: 216.774.1262

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Ohio)
  • Chartered Financial Analyst
  • Certified Financial Planner®
  • Master of Taxation, The University of Akron
  • B.S. in accounting and finance, Miami University

Scott has nearly 30 years of experience working in the accounting and financial services industries, almost 20 of which have focused on planning and tax compliance for high-net-worth individuals. He specializes in income and estate tax planning for individuals and has a tremendous amount of experience working with complex trusts, family partnerships and other entities from an estate planning perspective. Scott also has significant experience in assisting clients with their investment assets, including global asset allocation construction, investment selection and performance monitoring.
 

  • Cleveland Museum of Art (Gift Planning Advisory Committee)
  • CFA Society of Cleveland
  • American Institute of CPAs
 
Scott lives in Hudson, Ohio, with his wife and two daughters. He is an avid fan of the Cleveland Indians, Browns, Cavs and The Ohio State Buckeyes — although his wife is from Pittsburgh and backs “the team over there.” Scott is also a muscle car enthusiast and a vintage Hot Wheels collector.