Doug Curtis

Doug Curtis

Tax Managing Director


BDO Grand Rapids Office



Executive Summary

Doug Curtis is a Managing Director with over 13 years of knowledge and experience in fixed asset advisory. Doug has an electrical engineering background, and he has over eight years of experience in electrical systems design and construction. He is also a licensed journeyman electrician (Electronic Installation Technician credential).
Doug has successfully completed over 1,000 federal cost segregation studies. He performs construction cost segregation studies on newly constructed facilities, existing facilities (look-back studies), and acquired facilities to increase cash flow through accelerated depreciation of construction costs and identification of all allowable tax credits. He has worked with clients in a range of industries, including retail, manufacturing, financial services, hotel and lodging, assisted living facilities, and medical facilities.
Doug has worked as an electrical engineer for a large consulting architectural and engineering firm. His responsibilities included design of electrical systems for commercial, industrial, medical, and residential facilities, as well as wastewater plants, and construction observation on many types of projects.


B.S., Electrical Engineering, Grand Valley State University