Debra Chastain, CPA
Senior Manager, Tax
- What I Do For Clients
Debra has over 25 years of experience in the area of taxation, spending the majority of that time in public accounting. Her experience includes a broad exposure to a variety of tax areas, serving Business clients in Energy related industries, Manufacturing and Construction industries, as well as Real Estate Development and Investment. Having worked for large CPA firms as well as a small family operated CPA firm, Debra has worked with privately held and publicly traded companies. She has worked with middle market clients as well as family owned and operated businesses, routinely helping start-up businesses with federal and state tax issues and tax filing requirements. In addition, Debra works with accountants to properly reflect taxes on financial statements for both small and middle market companies.
Areas of specialization include corporate and partnership tax compliance and consulting as well as financial reporting for taxes under ASC 740 and FIN 48 reporting.
- Energy and Oilfield Services
- Real Estate Development and Investments
CPA, Certified Public Accountant
Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C.
Evans & Chastain, LLP
Enron Oil & Gas
Deloitte & Touche
University of Houston – Houston, TX
Master of Accountancy – Taxation
Southern Illinois University
Bachelor of Science – Business
Production Operations Management
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants – Houston Chapter
- Lifetime Member of Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo