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Matthew K. Becker

National Managing Principal of Tax


Executive Summary

As National Managing Principal of Tax, Matt is responsible for the strategy and operations of BDO’s tax practice in the United States, leading more than 3,500 tax professionals and serving as a member of BDO’s Executive Leadership Team. Matt is also a member of BDO International’s Global Tax Advisory Committee, working with BDO tax leaders from around the globe to direct the strategy of BDO International’s tax function.

As a BDO tax principal since 2005, Matt has helped large multinational organizations in diverse industries and high-net-worth individuals from around the world address their complex tax needs. Matt also has vast experience leading the strategic direction and operations of tax practices.

In addition to his roles within BDO’s tax practice, Matt served as the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of BDO USA, serving for the maximum term allowed. His NACD (National Association of Corporate Directors) Fellowship and Board experience have provided him with a unique ability to advise on long-term value-creation strategies for companies. Matt serves BDO clients in a business advisory capacity as well, often serving on advisory boards for some of BDO’s most significant clients.

Outside of his role at BDO, Matt is part of various community organizations including roles on the Boards of Directors of John Ball Zoo, The Right Place, Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes, Literacy Center of West Michigan, and Indian Trails Camp.

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants

  • B.A. Accounting, Michigan State University

  • Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, Committee Member
  • John Ball Zoo, Chairman of the Board
  • YPO, Member
  • The Right Place, Former Board and Executive Committee Member 
  • Junior Achievement of the Michigan Great Lakes, Former Board Member and Chairperson
  • Literacy Center of West Michigan, Former Board Member
  • Indian Trails Camp, Former Board Member