John Woodward - BDO Chicago

John Woodward

Tax Managing Director; Income Tax Accounting Central Regional Leader

BDO Chicago Office



Executive Summary

John Woodward has more than twelve years of experience serving public and private domestic and multinational companies in a variety of industries and is currently a tax managing director and the income tax accounting leader in BDO’s Central Region.

Prior to joining BDO, John spent two years working in private industry as a tax officer for a public company at which he oversaw the quarterly and year-end tax provision process, along with the tax return compliance.

John’s experience includes managing the tax return compliance process, preparation and review of ASC 740 income tax provisions including income tax uncertainties, and managing federal and state revenue examinations. He is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day tax service delivery for his clients.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Illinois CPA Society


M.S., Taxation, DePaul University
B.A., Accounting, DePaul University