Tax Director

Dayo Adesuyi

Tax Director

Business Service Center, Suite 4000


Dayo Adesuyi recently joined the UNT System Office of the Controller team, where he will serve as the Tax Reporting and Compliance Director. Dayo brings more than 13 years of experience and expertise in tax reporting, regulations and auditing from his time at the Internal Revenue Service.

As the Tax Reporting and Compliance Director, Dayo will provide direction, guidance and oversight of tax reporting and for tax compliance for the UNT System. He will work collaboratively with the Student Accounting, Treasury and General Counsel departments. Among his duties, he will also be tasked with developing guidelines, procedures, policies, rules, and regulations.

While at the IRS, Dayo served as the Senior Revenue Agent/Auditor GS-0512-13. He was responsible for reviewing the compliance level of exempt organizations by reviewing their activities and books and records, and was also in charge of supervising numerous special projects. Dayo served as acting manager and provided feedback to examiners, applied leave policies, and prepared and submitted reports for leadership. He also prepared annual reviews and provided technical and procedural assistance to examiners.

In addition to those responsibilities, Dayo served on a committee that was tasked with rewriting a tax publication, as well as a committee where he was involved in proposing changes to treasury regulation. He was also a member of the Extended Core team for Unrelated Business Income (UBIT) K-Net, and was responsible for selecting the subject matter for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) as a member of the CPE planning team.

Dayo holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Master of Science and Bachelor of Business Administration, both from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.