Alan Scott | BDO Wellington

Alan Scott

Tax Partner

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Alan has more than 25 years' tax experience providing practical domestic and international tax advice to a diverse range of clients. This includes advising high net worth individuals, small and medium sized businesses as well as publicly listed companies.

He has worked with clients across a range of sectors including energy, software, property, hotel, tourism and leisure, services, retail, manufacturing, and Maori business providing a broad range of tax consulting, compliance and transaction services.

Alan’s experience includes two years in London working in the international corporate tax divisions of two Big 4 Firms.  Much of Alan's work in the UK was with large publicly listed companies, giving him valuable exposure to large multi-national companies and multi-jurisdictional assignments, an experience he is able to draw on with current clients. 

Alan is also a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Tax Advisory Group, which is heavily involved in submissions on tax policy and legislation in New Zealand.



Chartered Accountant (Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand)


Professional Affiliations

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

International Fiscal Association



National Certificate in Business Studies

Bachelor of Commerce & Administration

ATT (Distinction) (England)