Jessica is a director of TRUSTA and the firm’s International Liaison Partner for Crowe Horwath International. She manages the firm’s international tax practice. Jessica has over eighteen years of public accountancy experience in Hawaii and Taiwan. Her practice emphasis is domestic and foreign corporate taxation, to include mergers and acquisitions, and consultation on international business matters. Jessica has co-authored several tax publications, “U.S. Taxation of Foreign Real Estate Investors” and “U.S. Federal Tax Reporting Requirements for Foreign Faculty, Researchers and Visiting Scholars”, and has lectured on these and other tax topics.
She received her Masters in Accounting degree from the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting from National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan. She studied international and advance corporate taxation at New York University’s School of Law. Prior to joining TRUSTA, Jessica served as an auditor with Horwath & Company in Taipei and passed Taiwan CPA exam in 1995. She is fluent in Mandarin and Taiwanese.
Jessica is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants. She currently serves in the Board of Directors and previously chaired the Tax Committee of the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants.