Matt O'Byrne

Partner, Tax

Real Estate & Construction | Retail


Matt has over 10 years’ experience in taxation consulting and specialises in advising private businesses and the families that own them. Matt has a particular focus on advising significant Australian property groups.

Specifically, Matt provides tax advice on income tax, international tax, tax structuring and ATO reviews / audits.

Matt is passionate about helping businesses succeed and works closely with his clients to develop a relationship which ensures he understands the crucial issues facing their business. This, together with his strong technical knowledge, enables Matt to provide proactive and timely solutions.


  • Income tax compliance
  • Tax consolidation
  • Loss verification
  • Tax structuring / restructuring
  • ATO reviews / audit defence
  • International tax
  • Domestic and international merger and acquisitions


  • Real estate
  • Retail
  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Commerce, Curtin University
  • Masters of Taxation, University of Melbourne
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

“Returning to BDO was an easy decision for me – I’ve spent the majority of my career here, having started out as a graduate at BDO. Knowing the culture, the growth aspirations of the firm and the strong support from management, it was the obvious choice for me.”