Brian Shin


Brian Shin
Brian is a Partner in Squar Milner’s Tax Research Credit Services practice.

Prior to joining Squar Milner, Brian was the tax specialty practice leader for a local Southern California CPA firm and spent more than 12 years with several Big 4 Firms, and with one of the nation’s 10 largest Accounting Firms, performing R&D services.

Brian has more than 17 years of experience providing research credit services to startups, Fortune 500, and middle market companies in the following industries:

  • Automotive
  • Agriculture
  • Consumer Products
  • Engineering and Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Semiconductors
  • Software

Brian has experience managing every aspect of R&D credit studies. Brian has trained professionals in the R&D subject matter specialty, developed standardized tools, defended complex IRS and State R&D Audits successfully, and conducted FIN 48 and ASC 740 review

  • Certified Public Accountant – California, Illinois, Pennsylvania
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Master of Science, Taxation, Drexel University
  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Drexel University