Hassana Younes has over 20 years of Federal and International tax compliance experience, including 8 years of experience with Big 4 public accounting firms. She has practiced at large multinational corporations as well as regional industry experience, providing her with extensive, hands-on experience and an excellent understanding of a corporate tax department’s processes and procedures. She has spent multiple years overseas helping international clients with their local tax needs. Hassana is fluent in the English, French, and Arabic languages. To help you further evaluate her abilities, the following includes projects/services that Hassana has performed:
- Tax Compliance: Hassana has extensive experience preparing and reviewing corporate federal and state tax returns. She managed a team with multiple direct reports and contractors within a state tax function. She has experience reviewing consolidated tax returns and completing Forms 5471 and foreign tax credits.
- International Tax: Hassana has experience managing local tax procedures while serving as an ex-pat in foreign countries. This includes advising large multinational companies on the tax implications of their operations. She has also represented these companies in tax issues before the revenue departments within the foreign country.
- Audit: Hassana has a proven track record of effectively coordinating with external auditors in relation to annual tax accruals of project companies. She has also been responsible for reviewing and approving all tax return calculations as provided by external auditors. Hassana has led initiatives to communicate with the Internal Revenue Service and other governmental authorities and auditors to resolve complicated tax issues.
Hassana’s prior employers include RasGas Company Ltd, Deloitte & Touche, Pulte Group, Inc., and Kelly Services Inc.
Hassana earned a Bachelor Degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Walsh College and has been a CPA since 1994.