Rhonda Chancey, CPA, Senior Manager, State Tax Recovery & Risk Management

Rhonda Chancey, CPA Senior Manager, State Tax Recovery & Risk Management

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Phone: 423-755-0702




Rhonda E. Chancey, CPA is a Senior Manager in the state and local tax division of LBMC, PC. She is the East Tennessee state and local tax specialist, but assists with state and local tax projects in the Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Brentwood offices of LBMC. Her primary emphasis is on sales and use tax.

She has vast experience in state tax consulting including due diligence reviews, issues research, nexus studies, voluntary disclosure agreements, refund reviews and other state tax consulting projects in the following areas:

  • Multistate sales tax
  • Multistate corporate income and franchise tax
  • Property tax
  • Business license matters
  • Unclaimed property

Rhonda began her career as a sales tax auditor for the Tennessee Department of Revenue, focusing on manufacturing audits. She moved on to work several years as a tax consultant in public accounting, working in Atlanta and New York for several large firms, including Arthur Andersen and BDO Seidman, LLP. She also worked as the Director of Tax at Playcore before returning to public accounting.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

“When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you … never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”
Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896), American abolitionist and author