James Feeser

James Feeser

Atlantic Leader, R&D and Sec. 199 Tax Services


BDO Greater Washington D.C. Office,
BDO Philadelphia Office



Executive Summary

Jim Feeser has more than 17 years of experience in the area of federal, state, and research and development (R&D) tax services. He has identified billions in R&D benefits for companies in virtually every industry and supported those benefits. 
Prior to joining BDO, Jim spent 13 years with Deloitte Tax LLP, where he was fully dedicated to assisting clients with issues related to the R&D tax credit. Also, during that time he was responsible for managing, designing and implementing a technology platform and processes to identify and document R&D costs and activities across the United States. 
Jim has served companies ranging from multibillion dollar multinational companies to small privately held U.S.-based companies. He has worked with these companies to identify, document and calculate their R&D benefits in the most efficient and effective manner. He has conducted interviews with engineers, scientists and software developers regarding their R&D and R&D-related activities and has managed various Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and state tax examinations.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants (NHSCPA)


B.S., Accounting, Widener University