Federal Tax Services

We provide federal tax compliance, consulting and controversy services to organizations of all sizes and every type of entity structure.

Navigate the evolving federal tax landscape

As federal tax policy shifts, businesses need to anticipate changes and model the effects with agility and speed. 

New federal tax developments introduce risks and requirements that increase the burden on tax departments — and create planning opportunities. Shifting the focus from compliance to strategy requires the right mix of efficiency and experience. 

Through our Total Tax Approach, we work with clients to understand the broader tax and business implications of new federal tax policies and proposals. Our team includes former IRS and Treasury professionals who are adept at anticipating federal tax moves and interpreting new guidance. 

From long-term planning to short-term cash flow management, we provide our clients with a holistic and proactive approach to the challenges and opportunities inherent in federal tax. 


As changes to the federal tax code continue to unfold, we help organizations: 
  • Assess new federal tax policies and guidance 
  • Identify and manage new tax compliance requirements 
  • Identify tax planning opportunities 
  • Scenario plan for strategic business decisions

From mitigating compliance deficiencies to resolving federal tax disputes with the IRS, our tax controversy professionals have your back. Services include:  
  • Consultation and guidance regarding federal tax procedural issues 
  • IRS audit readiness, examination preparation and representation 
  • Penalty abatement and interest relief 
  • IRS interest recovery and refund claims 
  • Resolution of inadvertently missed or incorrect tax filings

How BDO Can Help

BDO's Total Tax Approach

Federal income taxes don’t tell the whole story. That’s why we take a total tax approach; factoring in the sum of all taxes owed at the international, federal, state, and local levels. 

By working with BDO to evaluate all the tax implications of business decisions, our clients benefit from:

  • Tax Efficiency: A comprehensive view of tax helps streamline tax reporting, optimize business outcomes, and lower overall costs. 
  • Collaboration: Break down silos within your tax department and beyond to support better insights and decision-making. 
  • Enhanced Insights: Harness your data to increase tax transparency and deliver strategic insights across the organization.

Federal Tax Insights

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  • Nonprofit & Education
  • Private Equity
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Restaurants
  • Retail & Consumer Products
  • Technology

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