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Don Ryu

Partner, CPA

Don Ryu is a partner of the tax department in the New York regional offices of Baker Tilly. Prior to joining the firm, he was a tax partner of an international accounting firm and held a national leadership position for many years. He is a frequent speaker on various topics including accounting, tax, current business, and economic issues.


  • Over 21 years of extensive experience with day-to-day business operations of foreign inbound companies ranging from start-ups to large global enterprises operating in an array of industries including automotive, chemical, global distribution, financial services, manufacturing, and IT
  • Offers various value-added services such as US investment feasibility analysis, site selection and incentive negotiation, entity selection and restructuring, adoption and review of tax accounting methods, fixed asset review and planning, R&D credit analysis, transfer pricing planning, permanent establishment consulting, federal and state tax controversy services
  • Provides tax consulting services in the area of federal tax, state and local tax, M&A tax, international tax and customs, tax accounting methods, and executive tax services
  • Extensive experience with foreign-owned manufacturing companies, building tax practices within large international tax firms, and leading inbound tax work for South Korean and Japanese companies doing business in the US


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant
  • Korea Chamber of Commerce


The University of Texas at Austin
Master in Professional Accounting

Yonsei University
Master of Business Administration

Yonsei University
Bachelor of Business Administration