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Cincinnati, Ohio

Service Experience
  • Tax
  • State & Local Tax
  • Private client services
  • Corporate Tax
  • Transaction advisory

Ying Lee




Executive summary

Ying Lee is a principal in Grant Thornton's State and Local Tax practice, and leads the Ohio State and Local Tax practice. Ying has extensive experience advising companies on multistate tax planning strategies aimed at minimizing state and local tax liabilities, resolving tax controversies, performing M%26A due diligence reviews, and assisting with complex compliance issues.


Before joining Grant Thornton, Ying spent more than 15 years at a Big Four public accounting firm, culminating as a managing director and practice leader for the Cincinnati, Dayton and Louisville market.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA — Ohio

Community involvement

  • Adopt-A-Class team leader
  • United Way campaign coordinator


  • BS, Accounting, Michigan State University
  • MBA, Walsh College, Troy, Michigan

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