Chad Resner

Chad Resner


Firm Director

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Chad Resner is a director within Baker Tilly’s specialty tax team in the credits and incentives practice. He has spent 17 years working in the tax departments of regional and international firms. Chad spent nine of those years working in the Washington national tax offices of international accounting firms. Additionally, he worked as the tax director for a publicly traded company engaged in the renewable energy business.

  • Reviewing federal and state tax returns
  • Regularly develop and proof large and sophisticated partnership capital account schedules, including some of the most complex section 704(b) and 704(c) scenarios
  • Reviewing partnership operating agreements to determine proper tax allocations and explain potential tax consequences
  • Well versed in tax research and drafting of memorandum outlining conclusions for various tax issues
  • Responsible for tax planning, identifying expected tax results and analyzing options
  • Experienced in analyzing and reporting section 1031 like kind exchanges
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Speaker at tax conferences, frequently speaking on the topics of federal partnership taxation and section 1031 like-kind exchanges
  • Authored articles for internal accounting firm publication and external publication in the areas of federal partnership taxation and section 1031 like-kind exchanges


Madison, WI


Juris Doctor
Baylor University
(Waco, Texas)

Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation
DePaul University
(Chicago, Illinois)

Bachelor of Science in accounting
Ball State University
(Muncie, Indiana)