Jerry Seade

Jerry Seade

Tax Principal, International Tax Services


BDO Houston Office



Executive Summary

Jerry has 20 years of international tax experience serving mid-sized to large multinational clients. Prior to joining BDO, he was a partner in public accounting and a director of tax at a multi-national corporation.

He specializes in advising clients on cross-border matters relating to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, offshore structures for intangibles, financing and services companies and outbound and inbound investments.  He also has led engagement teams providing outsourced U.S. international tax reporting services for several multinational clients, as well as assisted clients with transfer pricing and tax accounting (ASC 740) matters.

Jerry has worked with clients in a range of industries, including energy, services, technology and manufacturing.  He has consulted with public and private companies on various tax matters, including use of project funding, intellectual property structures, and use of treaty networks.

Jerry is a regular speaker at Tax Executive Institute and CITE seminars. He is fluent in Spanish.

Professional Affiliations

Texas Bar Association


L.L.M., Taxation, University of Houston Law Center
J.D., University of Texas at Austin
B.B.A., University of Texas at Austin