Jeff Schragg

Tax Partner


BDO Greater Washington, D.C.



Executive Summary

Jeff Schragg has over 30 years of experience counseling clients on highly complex tax and business matters. He has a broad and deep knowledge of all areas of state, federal and international taxation. Jeff has coordinated services for both individual and business clients, including real estate developers (commercial and residential), publishing companies, real estate investors, hotel operators and hotel management companies, employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs), and technology companies. He brings a results-driven approach to closely held businesses and high-net-worth individuals. Jeff advises clients on all phases of growth from inception to funding to exit, including via sale, tax-free exchanges, or public offerings. He also has extensive mergers and acquisitions experience and has brought sophisticated tax planning and advice to Fortune 500 companies, S corporations and partnerships.

Jeff was recognized as a 2008 and 2011 SmartCPA by SmartCEO magazine. He was nominated by clients for the award based on leadership, experience and accomplishments in the profession.

Jeff is a frequent speaker on technical tax issues and has presented for the AICPA, DC Bar, and many other organizations. Jeff developed and led “Finance for Board Members” for the Greater DC Cares Board Leadership Program.

Prior to joining BDO, Jeff served was a partner with Argy, Wiltse & Robinson, P.C. and Arthur Andersen.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Bar Association
Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (GWSCPA)
Michigan Bar Association
Practical Tax Strategies, Editorial Board
Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)


J.D., George Washington University
B.A., Economics and Management, Albion College

Community Involvement

District of Columbia Building Industry Association
Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, Board Member
Federal City Council, Trustee
Global Virus Network, Board Member and Secretary
Leadership Greater Washington, Nominating Committee (Board Member, 2004-2010)
Northern Virginia Health Foundation, Board Member and Treasurer
Synetic Theatre, Board Member (Board Chair, 2005-2011)