Yana is a Tax Manager in BPM’s San Jose office with more than 10 years of tax compliance and planning experience covering international, domestic and partnership tax areas. Before joining BPM in 2019, she worked as an in-house Senior Tax Analyst at Chevron Corporation. Yana’s professional background includes deep knowledge of federal tax and international tax compliance in the Energy (oil and gas) and Technology industries. She has a keen eye for finding tax savings and catching compliance issues while preparing and reviewing tax returns for foreign subsidiaries. Yana also commonly assists with crafting the most effective foreign tax strategies and structuring technology transfer strategies for organizations of all sizes. She previously worked at a Big-Four firm, where she regularly participated in developing initial and post-merger legal and tax structures. Yana’s tax background also includes experience assisting clients with entity formation and dissolutions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, as well as regulatory filings.
Yana received her Juris Doctorate degree from Santa Clara University School of Law and is licensed by the California State Bar.