Dave McClain

Dave Mcclain

Tax Office Managing Partner


BDO Akron Office



Executive Summary

Dave McClain is a tax office managing partner in BDO's tax practice. He focuses on the research and analysis of laws covering tax credits and strategic business incentives, in particular their impact and potential cost savings for clients. Dave frequently advises clients on efficient tax structuring and tax implications of purchasing and selling businesses.
Dave’s clients include manufacturers, service providers, retailers and wholesalers, construction contractors, real estate management companies, real estate developers, transportation companies, restaurants, and medical service providers. He also services individual income tax and trust needs for high-net-worth individuals, professional athletes and entertainers, sole proprietors, and business owners.
Dave is a graduate of the Leadership Stark County Signature Program. He is also a regular public speaker and frequent author for trade publications.

Professional Affiliations

AICPA Tax Practice Management Committee
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Ohio Society of CPAs (OSCPA)
University of Akron School of Accountancy, Advisory Board Member


M.B.A., The University of Akron
B.S., The University of Akron

Community Involvement

Massillon Tigers Football Boosters, Junior Executive Board Member