About Douglas

Douglas McKay is a tax partner in the Firm’s Alternative Investment Industry Group. He has more than 20 years of experience and specializes in partnership, private equity, and hedge fund taxation.

Mr. McKay advises private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate funds, their general partnerships, and management companies on complex tax matters. His knowledge of partnership taxation, international tax compliance, and state and local tax compliance has been applied to private equity, hedge funds, real estate and their portfolio companies.

Prior to joining the Firm in 2019, Mr. McKay spent 13 years as the Tax Director of Private Equity for Fortress Investment Group. Prior to Fortress, he spent 8 years at a national accounting firm concentrating in their hedge fund practice while also working with private equity and real estate clients.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
  • St Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Trustee

Subject Matter Expertise

Partnership Taxation
Private Equity Taxation
Tax Research
Tax Compliance

Practice Focus

Alternative Investments
Private Equity Funds
Hedge Funds
Real Estate Funds
Management Companies

Education

Bachelor of Science, Accounting
Bryant University

Masters of Science, Taxation
Pace University