Certified Public Accounting Firm

Nicole Zhao

Nicole Zhao, CPA, MST delivers a comprehensive range of tax services, including corporate, partnership and individual tax compliance, consulting, and planning services. Nicole specializes in oil and gas taxation and has experience with M&A transaction tax planning and calculation. She has worked with clients in multiple industries, including oil & gas, manufacturing, construction, real estate and high technology. Her tax service offering also includes inbound international tax compliance and advisory services.

Nicole is an avid presenter and speaks to audiences both internal and external on a variety of topics. Nicole joined MaloneBailey from a Houston-based CPA firm where she managed tax engagements. Nicole also spent years at PricewaterhouseCoopers.  She holds a Master of Science degree in Taxation from San Jose State University in San Jose, California.  Nicole is a licensed CPA in the states of Texas and California.


Credentials and Associations

  • Certified Public Accountant, Texas
  • Certified Public Accountant, California
  • Asian Chamber of Commerce
  • Association for Corporate Growth (Houston)
  • Greater Houston Partnership
  • Independent Petroleum Association of America

Industries Served

  • Oil & Gas
  • Manufacturing
  • Real Estate
  • Technology
  • Construction

Articles & Webinars

  • A libray of Nicole's presentations and webinars is available here.