Passion. ExperiencE. Diligence.
Hailing from Tallahassee, FL, Carina Peoples brings a bit of unabashed Southern hospitality to all her clients. After graduating from Florida A&M University with her Bachelors of Science in Accounting, she attended the University of North Florida's Masters of Accountancy program, while working full-time in the KPMG Orlando office. Before opening Peoples Tax Advisory, she volunteered for the IRS VITA program and worked for some of the finest smaller tier firms on the East and West coasts.
Some of her specialty areas include budgeting and debt reduction, as well as, compliance and tax research for individuals and Sole Proprietors and S-Corporations. Carina is specifically focused on assisting small businesses with their unique tax challenges.
Carina is an Enrolled Agent* and a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA), as well as, the Virginia Society of Enrolled Agents. During her spare time, she enjoys running with friends, playing with her two kids, their dog Dallas and spending time with her husband when they aren't moving to a new duty station.
*Enrolled Agent (EA) - A federally authorized tax practitioner empowered by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Enrolled Agents represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for tax issues including audits, collections and appeals. Enrolled Agent status is the highest credential awarded by the IRS. The EA credential is recognized across all 50 U.S. States.