Doug Bekker

Doug Bekker

Tax Partner


BDO Grand Rapids Office



Executive Summary

Doug Bekker has over 20 years of tax experience and currently holds the title of office managing partner of the West Michigan Tax Practice. Doug focuses on serving middle market companies in the area of tax compliance and consulting. He has effectively led many different types of engagements during his career, specifically focusing on leading overall client relationships and providing technical guidance in an array of areas, with extensive experience in tax planning and structuring for closely held companies.

Prior to joining BDO, Doug managed federal tax consulting projects in the accounting methods and inventory areas at a Big Four Firm and was a tax manager in Arthur Andersen’s federal tax group.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants


M.B.A., Taxation, Michigan State University
B.S., Accounting, Calvin College