Senior Tax Manager
Catherine is a Certified Public Accountant with over 15 years’ experience in taxation, business consulting and accounting. Her public accounting tax experience includes large corporate and partnership clients in tax compliance and planning, as well as consulting.
Catherine attained her CPA qualification with a Michigan firm and spent 12 years in public accounting before moving into industry. She advised partnerships on consolidation of accounting records and as financial controller for an early stage energy company assisted in successful venture capital financing and the development of an internal control structure.
She joined US Tax & Financial Services in 2014 and is based in our Geneva office. Her clients include trusts, funds and private equity partnerships. She is experienced in the preparation of US tax returns and has broad technical knowledge of issues faced by US citizens living abroad. She is also experienced in the application of the IRC and Swiss-US double tax treaty for items of income and expense.
Catherine has a BA with High Honours in Accounting from Michigan State University.
Did you Know?
Fact SevenThanks to FATCA banks must disclose their American account holders to the IRS or local tax authority.
Fact SixThe IRS is actively looking for non compliant US persons.
Fact FiveIt takes an average of 16 hours to do IRS Form 1040.
Fact FourThere are over 500 IRS tax forms.
Fact ThreeSince 1916, illegal income has been taxable.
Fact TwoUS persons must file tax returns no matter where they live and work.
Text One7 million Americans abroad
only 500,000 compliant