Aaron Hastings, CPA, MPAcc

Associate Teaching Professor
MPAcc (Tax),
University of Washington

Aaron Hastings is a Senior Lecturer at the Milgard School of Business, where he teaches individual and advanced taxation classes to undergraduates as well as tax research and taxation of business entities to graduate students. After completing his graduate degree (Master of Professional Accounting in Taxation) at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, he worked in public accounting and in a corporate tax department before joining the IRS as a Revenue Agent. Aaron served as the Chair of the Undergraduate Committee from 2015 to 2018, as the Director of the Undergraduate Committee in 2018-19, and Co-Director for the AACSB Accreditation Committee for 2019-2021.

Honors and Awards

MAcc Faculty of the Year Award, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019
Most Inspirational Faculty Award, Milgard School of Business, 2015 and 2016
Accounting Most Inspirational Faculty Award, 2015, 2016, and 2017


Treasurer, NW Chapter Paralyzed Veterans of America
Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (WSCPA) Tax Committee member
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Member
United States Marine Corps veteran