Bryan Soepardi
Principal - Sydney

Bryan Soepardi is a Principal in the Sydney office of RSM Australia. 

Since 2017, he has been an integral part of our Tax division, accumulating significant technical expertise. His dedication and proficiency led to his promotion to a Senior Manager within the Tax division in 2022 and a Principal in 2024.

Bryan is dedicated to turning uncertainty into confidence. His commitment goes beyond numbers – it's about making sure clients feel secure and informed as they navigate the unpredictable landscape of taxes.

"I am passionate about traversing the twists and turns of taxes with a smile, turning uncertainty into financial peace of mind for our clients.". 

Bryan is passionate about assisting clients in navigating complex project management tasks or regulatory reviews. Bryan gains satisfaction in helping our clients through scenarios fraught with technical, logistical, or regulatory uncertainty. 

Prior to RSM, Bryan has an eclectic background, working in R&D Tax and consulting at a Big 4 to being a songwriter. 

Outside of work, Bryan is a massive foodie who enjoys spending his time in the kitchen! and occasionally reciting Shakespeare! 


  •     Led a change management initiative for a large multinational client to design and implement a new record-keeping process for substantiating its R&D Tax Incentive claims.
  •     Specialised in designing and implementing procedures for identifying R&D Tax Incentive opportunities for large, multi-project (i.e., over 2,000 projects) taxpayers. The intention was to maximise opportunities to obtain a tax offset entitlement on eligible R&D activities/expenditure, in the most efficient manner possible.


Bryan provides expert knowledge in the following areas:

  •    R&D tax creditsbryan's profile
  •    Tax advisory
  •    Tax planning
  •    Tax credits and incentives


  •    Chartered Tax Adviser


  •    CTA National Dux Award (ATL001)
  •    Nominated for Accountants Daily 30 Under 30


  •    Bachelor of Business (Honours) Majoring in Accounting and Finance, University of Technology Sydney




"Bryan helped us with the R&D tax claim for FY20 and I was very impressed by his efficiency, professionalism and diligence. He is amazing for what he does and he has proven ability to handle the complex tax matters and I strongly recommend Bryan and RSM R&D tax team for their fantastic services..."

Angela Shi,   
Co-founder & CEO at Empathetic AI


"As a founder and CEO of a safety technology in critical industries, it is vital we employ first class advisors to maximise the value of every minute and every dollar on our journey.  Bryan Soepardi and his team delivered both the working relationship and the results we required for the foundations of our business.  With RSM we have the partner we need to ensure our business and our investors benefit from every possible advantage afforded to us under government, industry and ATO schemes to support early stage innovation.  I highly recommend discussing your business with them."

 Steve Lewis, Founder & CEO at Vigilum Technologies


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