Jim White

Jim White

Tax Office Managing Partner


BDO Jacksonville Office



Executive Summary

Jim is the Managing Partner for the Jacksonville Tax Practice in addition to the National Healthcare Tax Practice Leader. He has 30 years of experience working with entrepreneurial and middle market companies on business, growth, tax and exit strategies. Jim also serves as a catalyst for BDO’s Tax 4.0 initiative, helping corporate tax departments automate and streamline tax processes. His services include tax planning, strategic & succession planning, M&A, revenue cycle, and maximizing entity value.

Jim is the tax partner lead for BDO’s National and Florida Healthcare Industry Practice. He works collaboratively with the BDO Center for Healthcare Excellence & Innovation to provide healthcare organizations with a variety of services, including healthcare system strategy redesign, M&A transaction advisory services, physician compensation plans, process optimization and navigation of government compliance challenges.

Jim has in-depth experience with physician practices, ambulatory surgical centers, diagnostic and specialty clinics, hospitals, and private-equity backed practice roll-ups.

In addition to healthcare, Jim has experience working with clients in the manufacturing, distribution, construction and retail industries.

Jim is passionate about the Jacksonville community. He has served as a member of numerous local professional and community organizations and has held leadership positions with several of them. Jim also serves as a partner lead for recruiting at the University of Florida.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Florida Healthcare Financial Management Association
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
National CPA Health Care Advisors Association


Post-Bac., Accounting, University of South Florida
B.S., Accounting, University of Florida

Community Involvement

Jacksonville Quarterback Club, Past Captain
Jacksonville Speech and Hearing Center, Board Member
Kappa Alpha Alumni Association of Jacksonville, Past President, Member
Kappa Alpha Housing Association of Florida, Inc., Past President, Treasurer
Mandarin Presbyterian Church, High School Youth Leader
National CPA Healthcare Advisors Association, President
Rotary Club of Mandarin, Past President, Member
Rotary District 6970, Treasurer