Tom Miller – IDEC Treasurer
BKD International Tax Services
Company Description: BKD’s team of international tax professionals complements the tax expertise of local partners throughout its offices. With extensive international tax expertise, the it can help with the ins and outs of international business regulations. With the myriad international tax regulations throughout the world today, it is critical to be compliant when taking your business operations abroad. Whether monitoring the distribution of goods and services across international borders, or helping provide tax savings to U.S. exporters from across the globe, BKD’s trusted international tax advisors can help with intricate global tax requirements.
Experience Summary: Tom has more than 35 years of corporate tax experience. He is a member of BKD’s International Tax Services group, serving international clients that include publicly and privately held U.S.-based multinational corporations as well as foreign corporations conducting business in the U.S. Tom focuses on corporate tax matters, including cross-border transactions, treaty analysis, inbound structuring and planning, foreign tax credit planning, subpart F analysis and export incentives.
Before joining BKD, Tom was tax vice president for a health care and funeral services company, where he led the tax effort to separate two business units into publicly held corporations. His experience also includes the international tax services group of an international accounting firm as well as serving as tax director for a Fortune 500 financial services firm.
Tom is a frequent speaker to tax and business groups. He has presented on a variety of international tax topics including the OECD’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting, Export Incentives, Structuring International Activity, Fairness of Foreign Tax Regimes as well as the impact of new accounting standards. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, Indiana CPA Society and Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants. He also is former chapter president of Tax Executives Institute, Inc. Tom is a licensed CPA in Indiana and Kentucky. Tom is a 1981 graduate of Bellarmine University, Louisville, Kentucky, with a B.A. degree in accounting.