Richard B. Hutchins, CPA


Richard Hutchins is a partner in the Walnut Creek, Calif., office of Novogradac. He has more than 35 years of experience specializing in real estate taxation, capital formation using pass-through entities and tax-saving techniques for high-net-worth individuals. Mr. Hutchins’ clients include market-rate and affordable housing partnerships, real estate developers, investment partnerships and high-net-worth individuals. Mr. Hutchins advises clients on the nuances of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program and the opportunity zones incentive. Before joining Novogradac, he was an experienced tax manager with Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Hutchins received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and master’s degree in accounting from Brigham Young University. Mr. Hutchins is a member of the Novogradac executive committee and is licensed in California as a certified public accountant.