Youkun Huang

Third Year PhD Student


  • Master of Science in Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2016)
  • B.B.A., International Accounting, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (2015)

Research Interests

  • Taxation
  • Archival Methods
  • Topics of Interests: Tax policies, tax enforcement, IRS oversight, real effects of taxes, corporate tax avoidance, and tax disclosure 

Teaching Interests

  • Taxation and Financial Accounting
  • Teaching experience:
    • Principle of Federal Taxation (Instructor) - Summer 2023
    • Introduction to Financial Accounting (Instructor) - Summer 2022

Working Experience

  • Senior Tax Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Atlanta, GA (2018-2021)
  • Financial Analyst, Hisense USA Corporation, Suwanee, GA (2017-2018)
  • Tax Associate, ACG LLP, Pleasanton, CA (2016-2017)


  • Certified Public Accountant, Georgia (Active)
  • AICPA membership (Active)