Tanya Erbe

Tanya Erbe

Managing Director


BDO Los Angeles Office



Executive Summary

Tanya Erbe has more than 20 years of experience in state and local taxation. She leads the National Credits and Incentives practice in BDO's west region. She has worked extensively with the California Competes Tax Credit and has experience in negotiating various credits and incentives for clients. Tanya also has extensive experience in Los Angeles city tax. Her industry experience includes oil and gas, insurance, aerospace, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, hospitality, and manufacturing.

Tanya started her professional career at the California State Board of Equalization. After leaving the Board, Tanya worked at a Big Four firm and has more than 15 years of progressive experience. She was primarily responsible for coordination of sales and use tax refund studies, making voluntary disclosure agreements with various states, representing clients at regulatory hearings, and client relations. Additionally, Tanya was part of the national credits and incentives practice and has experience in various credits and negotiating incentives for clients. Tanya has secured millions of dollars in enterprise zone credits as well as the California Competes Credit.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
California Board of Accountancy


M.B.T., University of Southern California
B.A., Finance, Loyola Marymount University