“Rafael, Alison, and Jim have contributed greatly to the growth of our firm. My fellow shareholders and I at PKF Texas are extremely pleased to welcome them into our ownership group,” said Del Walker, CPA, Tax Director and Practice Leader. “This is an important milestone in their respective careers and for the firm.”
Rafael specializes in international, corporate and partnership taxation. He also provides tax and business consultation for domestic medium to large privately owned and publicly-held companies in the manufacturing, distribution, oil field services, energy and software/technology sectors. He is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and French. Rafael joined PKF Texas in 2003.
Alison’s experience includes tax consulting and compliance, working with closely held entities, including partnerships, corporations and trusts, with her primary focus on high net worth individuals and family owned businesses. She also does significant representation of clients before the IRS related to tax controversy matters. She joined us in 1998.
Jim has extensive experience with tax and business consultation for middle market, privately owned companies including manufacturing, professional services, retail and wholesale and distribution. He also has significant experience with federal and state tax compliance and client representation before the IRS and state taxing authorities. Jim has been with PKF Texas since 2008.