Paras Motiram

Atlanta, GA

About Paras Motiram

Paras Motiram is a certified public accountant (CPA). He is currently with Ernst & Young’s (EY) real estate, hospitality and construction tax group, based in Atlanta, Georgia.

EY, a multinational professional services firm based in London, has more than 700 office locations in 150 countries worldwide. Motiram has more than 13 years of real estate tax experience. He has advised real estate clients ranging from the industrial and hospitality sectors to private equity clients in the consumer products, restaurant and consumer services sectors.

At EY, Motiram specializes in advising real estate investment trusts, real estate funds and private equity fund clients. He focuses on federal and multi-state taxation for partnership and corporate structures, including the Opportunity Zone tax program. For Opportunity Zones, Motiram models cash tax impacts and scopes investments to maximize operation flexibility.

Prior to joining EY in 2017, Motiram worked as a tax manager for PwC and a senior director at Alvarez & Marsal, among other firms. Motiram is CPA-licensed in Georgia. He has a bachelor’s degree in finance and master’s in accountancy from the University of Florida. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Urban Land Institute’s Florida district councils and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts.


Ernst & Young’s (EY)


55 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd. #1000, Atlanta



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