Chad Paul

Chad Paul

Partner; R&D and FDII Tax Central Region Leader


BDO Milwaukee Office



Executive Summary

Chad Paul has principally focused in the area of U.S. federal and state research and development (R&D) tax credit and incentives services. He has identified more than $1 billion in R&D tax benefits for hundreds of companies, ranging from pre-revenue start-ups to publicly-traded companies with more than $5 billion in revenues.

During this time, he has assisted companies in designing procedures to efficiently identify and document R&D activities and costs, calculate the related benefits for tax return and FIN 48 purposes, while also supporting more than 90% of these benefits on exam or at appeals.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants


M.S., Accounting, Marquette University
B.S., Business Administration, Marquette University