Chris Freckmann, Partner, Tax

Chris Freckmann

Partner, Tax


+61 2 9240 9729


Chris is a Tax Partner with BDO in Sydney.  His considered approach is an advantage to the private and public corporations who defer to Chris for their ongoing tax matters and one off assignments.

Chris is a taxation specialist with particular expertise in corporate and international tax.  He has considerable experience in mergers and acquisitions, and providing taxation advice for floats and capital raisings.  Chris also assists clients prepare for and manage Australian Tax Office audits.  Chris has also been a workshop leader and exam marker for the tax module of the CA Program for the Institute of Chartered Accountants.

Chris joined BDO in 15/1/1995 as Assistant Manager.  He became Partner in 2002.  With over 20 years of accountancy experience, Chris began to focus on tax in 1995.  He now manages a team of tax consultants who provide tax consulting, planning, compliance and advisory services.


  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Tax losses
  • Dividends
  • Corporate floats
  • Liquidations
  • Restructures & reorganisations
  • Trusts & partnerships
  • Employee share schemes
  • International tax
  • Foreign income
  • Tax audits


  • High net worth individuals
  • Listed companies
  • International business


  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Master of Taxation


  • Member, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Fellow, Taxation Institute of Australia