BDO adds specialist Employment Tax Partner to People Advisory offering in Melbourne

13 May 2022

BDO Melbourne welcomes Stefanie Merlino as a Partner in its People Advisory practice.

“Stefanie adds strength and depth to our leading People Advisory offering, ensuring we can continue to meet the increasing client demand for employment tax and payroll related compliance and advice services,” said Ben Renshaw, BDO’s Melbourne Lead Partner for People Advisory.

“Stefanie has worked on an impressive range of complex matters and specialises in all aspects of employment tax compliance and consulting. We are thrilled to have her choose to join our growing team.”

Based in Melbourne, Stefanie joins BDO from PwC where she was Director of Financial Advisory & Employment Taxes.

Stefanie brings skills and experience across all aspects of Employment Tax including Fringe Benefits Tax, Superannuation Guarantee, Payroll Tax, WorkCover and Workers’ Compensation, and Employee Share schemes.

“Stefanie has a strong market presence, a positive and growth-focused mindset and has built deep and longstanding relationships with key organisations around Australia,” said David Garvey, BDO’s Melbourne Managing Partner.

“Her technical expertise and collegiate approach across the full gamut of employment taxation matters will be a huge asset to us as our team continues to grow.”