Madeline Elias - BDO Miami

Madeline Elias

South Florida Tax Market Leader


BDO Miami Office



Executive Summary

Madeline Elias has more than 20 years of tax experience in public accounting, including significant knowledge in U.S. federal, state, and international tax.

Her responsibilities include tax planning, research, and compliance for multi-national clients in the public and private sector. Her diverse industry experience includes telecommunications, services, pharmaceutical, technology, distribution, real estate, and manufacturing. In addition, Madeline has extensive knowledge in mergers and acquisitions, global tax outsourcing, business consulting, and ASC 740, with a focus on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting. 

Madeline is a frequent lecturer on ASC 740 and various corporate and business tax matters, and a publisher of tax-related articles. She has significant experience doing business in Latin America and the Caribbean and serves as the Tax co-lead for BDO’s Americas desk.

Madeline is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting
Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce
University of Miami Accounting Advisory Board
Women Executive Leadership


M.B.A., Tax, University of Miami
B.B.A., Accounting, University of Miami

Community Involvement

Beacon Council