Karla Dennis
Karla DennisFounder & CEO
Karla Dennis and Associates Inc.

Karla specializes in working with real estate investors from all over the country. An investor herself, Karla has firsthand knowledge on how to keep money in your pocket when you’re a real estate investor. Everything she teaches is lawful and done by many other real estate investors. Karla wants small real estate investors and small business owners to realize that they too can use these strategies to save money and not leave uncle sam a tip!

When Karla finished her undergraduate education, she did not take a traditional route. Instead of working at a CPA firm, she went to work at a Tax Law Firm. It was in this location that she was able to see the main difference between doing taxes and finding tax strategies. Karla got firsthand experience in how these businesses were using the law to legally reduce their taxes. After this experience, Karla went back to school and got her Master’s degree in Taxation and Business Development, thus starting her career as an Enrolled Agent (EA). Today, Karla has worked her business from the ground up, and now has an accounting firm with over 20 employees. Karla Dennis and Associates has clients from all 50 states and focuses on helping their clients save money legally and ethically. Through her tax strategies, her company has been able to help clients save thousands of dollars. She is the author of two books, Tax Storm and Against the Odds. Due to her successful business, Karla has been featured on various media outlets such as Forbes, MSNBC, KTLA, Yahoo! Finance, and SmartMoney, marking her as the ultimate tax expert.

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KARLTON DENNIS
BUSINESS DIRECTOR
KENNETH DENNIS
MARKETING DIRECTOR
VANESSA REYNA
FIRM ADMINISTRATOR
VERSHAWN BRITTON
TAX MANAGER
JUSTYN LAMAS
OPERATIONS MANAGER
BRIANA CALDWELL
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
STEVE SONG
SENIOR TAX ADVISOR
KRYSTAL KOHLMAN
SENIOR TAX ADVISOR
MARZEH KHANJARI
SENIOR TAX ADVISOR
SWATI KULKARNI
SENIOR TAX ADVISOR
BRANDY BROWN
BOOKKEEPER
MARCIELLA RODRIGUEZ
TAX ASSOCIATE
CARLESIA HARDMAN
TAX PROFESSIONAL
REBEKA REVELLE
ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE
SAL RODRIGUEZ
ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE
KAMERON DENNIS
CLIENT SERVICE ASSOCIATE
RACHEL STAHLHUT
CLIENT SERVICE ASSOCIATE
HUGO GARCIA
CLIENT SERVICE ASSOCIATE
JUSTIN SAGUBO
CLIENT SERVICE ASSOCIATE
YAMIRA MURPHY
FRONT OFFICE COORDINATOR

BRIANNA WHYTE
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
KYLE BASKA
TAX STRATEGY MANAGER
ANISHA THAPA
DATA ANALYST
John Daspit Marketing Manager
JOHN DASPIT
MARKETING MANAGER
ZACH BURNETT
JR. MEDIA  BUYER
JACK NGUYEN
DATABASE & PROJECT ADMINISTRATOR

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