Jonathan Bailey



Jonathan is an Experienced Manager within BDO’s Southwest State and Local Tax practice specializing in state and local sales and use tax. He has experience serving multiple industries including oilfield services companies, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, technology, and agriculture.

He has also prepared and filed special excise tax returns for the tire industry as well as multiple business and occupation excise taxes. In addition to his compliance experience, he has led multiple engagements including controversy (audit) matters, taxability research, reverse audit reviews, and tax planning post South Dakota v. Wayfair in his 6 years at BDO.

Prior to joining the Tulsa office of BDO, Jonathan worked as a police officer.  Growing up in a small town inside the Cherokee Nation, he knew that he wanted to make a positive difference in his personal and professional life as a result of his faith and the impact on those close relationships he made. A belief in making a positive impact to those around him are what drives his desire to give his clients exceptional service and build a lasting relationship.



B.S.B.A., Accounting, Rogers State University

Professional Affiliations:

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants
Tulsa Area Manufacturers Association
Tulsa Area United Way – Emerging Leaders Society