B. Nate Collins

Partner, Transaction Advisory Services


BDO San Francisco Office



Executive Summary

Nate is the Partner in charge of BDO’s West Region Transaction Advisory Tax team. Having provided tax consulting expertise on hundreds of transactions, Nate supports buyers and sellers with their merger and acquisition related tax structuring,  tax due diligence, and special project needs.
Nate has led the domestic and foreign buy-side and sell-side tax due diligence and related negotiations for clients across the globe as well as tax structuring projects for strategic buyers, private equity groups, and acquisition targets. In addition to supporting these traditional pre-transaction work streams, Nate has significant experience designing and executing other M&A related special projects, both pre and post-transaction.
Nate’s experience includes consulting on tax matters affecting multi-state and multi-national companies in a variety of industries. He has consulted with a wide range of clients, from those in the development stage to those with revenue in the billions.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants


M.S., Taxation, DePaul University, Kellstadt Graduate School of Business
B.B.A., Accounting, Loyola University Chicago