Yuan Chou

Managing Director, National Tax Office


BDO Greater Washington, D.C.



Executive Summary

Yuan Chou is a managing director in the Greater Washington, D.C. office where he focuses on core accounting methods, depreciation, and inventory issues.  Yuan also has extensive experience assisting clients with Section 199 domestic production activities deduction studies and transaction costs studies.

As a member of the Tax Accounting Methods Practice in BDO’s National Tax Services, Yuan regularly consults with BDO professionals, their clients, and Alliance Firm members nationwide.  Yuan has written articles for The Tax Adviser and other publications and has also extensively taught during internal BDO and external webcasts, as well as conducted trainings on various accounting methods subjects.

Prior to joining BDO in August 2007, Yuan was with PricewaterhouseCoopers for eight years, where he primarily worked in the Federal Tax Services group of PwC’s Washington National Tax Services office.

Professional Affiliations

District of Columbia Bar
State Bar of New York


LL.M., Taxation, Temple University School of Law
J.D., Temple University School of Law
B.A., Commerce, Finance and Marketing, University of Virginia