Ms. Hicks assists clients with a full range of tax services from initial planning to implementation, as well as the preparation of federal and state tax returns.
Since starting her career with A&M, Ms. Hicks has focused on federal tax compliance matters for closely held businesses and high-net worth individuals in the real estate, professional services and private equity industries.
She has assisted clients with planning for complex transactions, like-kind exchanges, condemnations, asset capitalization and complex tiered partnership structures. Her real estate experience includes residential real estate, commercial office buildings, shopping centers and hotels.
She also has experience with domestic and multinational corporate consolidated reporting matters. Ms. Hicks has assisted clients with reporting of stock and asset acquisitions, purchase price accounting, as well as planning for liquidation and stock basis studies.
Mrs. Hicks earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. She also earned a master's degree in taxation from the Kogod School of Business at American University. She is a licensed CPA in the state of Maryland.
NOTE: Alvarez & Marsal employs CPAs but is not a licensed CPA firm.