Joe Pacello

Tax Partner, Asset Management Group


BDO New York - Park Avenue Office



Executive Summary

Joe Pacello has more than 20 years of experience in the asset management industry. His capabilities include tax compliance, tax advice with respect to complex financial products, and tax structuring for fund formations and other complex transactions. Joe joined BDO from Big Four Firm, where he was a partner in the hedge fund tax practice.
Joe is a frequent speaker at industry conferences, and is the author of Tax Compliance and Reporting for Hedge Funds and Their Investors, published by Thomson Reuters in 2015. In addition, Joe has developed and taught a graduate course at Fairleigh Dickinson University on the taxation of financial products.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Managed Funds Association (MFA)
Wall Street Tax Association (WSTA)


LL.M., Taxation, Temple University School of Law
JD, New York Law School
B.S., Accounting, Seton Hall University