Find a Tax Advisor - Gurnee


Deborah (Debbie) Alston
Tax Advisor
dalston@taxbeyond.com
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Debbie is a Tax Advisor with nine years of experience in the tax industry. She enjoys helping people understand tax theory and how to help her clients achieve the outcome they desire at tax time. She has also been working in accounts payable and accounts receivable for over twenty years.

Debbie received her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and then her Master’s in Accounting. In her spare time, she enjoys sewing/quilting, crochet, crafting and reading and traveling.

Esbeyde (Esbe) Campuzano Carranza
Tax Advisor
ecarranza@taxbeyond.com
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I speak Spanish and English!

Esbe is a Tax Advisor who began her tax career over seven years ago. She likes helping people understand the complexities involved in tax preparation and especially enjoys helping people with their tax planning needs. Esbe is fluent in Spanish and is able to assist with ITIN applications. She prides herself in maintaining long lasting relationships with her clients and attributes this to providing outstanding customer service.

Esbe holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a degree in Human Resources from Mexico. During her free time, she likes to watch movies, read comics, collect action figures, and spend time with her family and friends.

Piedad Hernandez
Tax Advisor
phernandez@taxbeyond.com
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I speak Spanish and English!

Piedad is bilingual and speaks both Spanish and English. She is a Tax and Business Advisor with over fifteen years of experience in the tax business. She holds two associate degrees and is currently studying Accounting.

In her free time, Piedad can be found spending time with her two daughters, watching the news, or studying.

Mariela Lopez
Tax Advisor
mlopez@taxbeyond.com
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I speak Spanish and English!

Mariela is a Tax and Business Advisor with over thirteen years of experience. Mariela speaks Spanish and works with self-employed individuals, retirees, property owners and is able to assist with ITIN applications. She and her husband own and manage three residential rental properties. Mariela enjoys the relationships she has formed through her tax work in her community and in her spare time she spends time with her husband and four children, plays volleyball and takes long walks.

Lesley Nurczyk, EA
Tax Advisor
lnurczyk@taxbeyond.com
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Lesley is a Tax and Business Advisor with Tax & Beyond with eight years of experience in the tax industry. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Robert Morris University. Lesley is an Enrolled Agent, enabling her to represent clients before the IRS.

Lesley enjoys interacting with customers, solving problems, and meeting their tax needs. Lesley’s combination of education and experience coupled with her client-centered focus ensures that clients are engaging a trustworthy, proficient tax advisor and preparer.

Lesley is married and the proud mother of four grown children. She enjoys interacting with her three grade-school age grandchildren and very recently welcomed two new infant grandchildren into the family.

Christine Moore Wilhelm
Tax Advisor
cwilhelm@taxbeyond.com
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Chris has been working in the tax industry for over twenty-two years, both as Tax Advisor and as an instructor. She is passionate about educating both her clients and other tax professionals about how to reduce tax liability as much as possible through careful tax and retirement planning. Her areas of expertise include: Investments, real estate, charitable giving, ITIN applications, retirement, small businesses, IRS and state notices and audits.

Chris learned to be humble and to have patience when she was in the hospitality business and she is a proud member of Local 150 Electrical union for 37 years leading the way for other females behind her.

Outside of work, her interests include swimming, anything to do with nature and gardening, walking on trails and when possible, climbing mountains. Chris has been giving back to her community for as long as she can remember. She often works the church rummage sales with her mom, she served as the Parent Teacher Organization president for the school her children attended for fifteen years, was a band mom and teacher’s helper as well.

Agustin Zavala
Tax Advisor

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I speak Spanish and English!

Agustin’s (AJ’s) education in Mexico was focused on small business administration and he has over eight years of experience in tax preparation. AJ spent twenty-two years in the pharmaceutical industry where his areas of expertise were balancing customer needs with inventory purchasing.

In addition, AJ is a professional commercial photographer, and he helps small businesses with their marketing materials.

AJ loves bicycling, kayaking, traveling and never leaves home without his camera!

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