Prior to founding her company, Elena spent 12 years working for several of the Big Four in Canada and overseas focusing mostly on Canada and US cross-border tax advisory and compliance for private clients, corporate assignees/mobile executives, cross-border estates and trusts and US inbound and outbound entities. She started her professional career in tax with the IRS, Small Business and Self-Employment Division.
Elena speaks extensively before professional groups including accountants, investment advisors and insurance brokers. She frequently publishes articles on various aspects of cross-border taxation planning. Elena also serves as a National Board Member of American Chamber of Commerce Canada. She is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant, Master in Taxation from Golden Gate University, California, USA and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Accounting from Marian University, Wisconsin, USA.