Alicea Castellanos is the CEO and Founder of Global Taxes LLC. Alicea provides personalized U.S. tax advisory and compliance services to high net worth families and their advisors.
Alicea has more than 17 years of experience. Prior to forming Global Taxes, Alicea founded and oversaw operations at a boutique tax firm, worked at a prestigious global law firm and CPA firm.
Alicea specializes in U.S. tax planning and compliance for non-U.S. families with global wealth and asset protection structures which include non-U.S. trusts, estates and foundations that have a U.S. connection.
Alicea also specializes in foreign investment in U.S. real estate property, and other U.S. assets, pre-immigration tax planning, U.S. expatriation matters, U.S. persons in receipt of foreign gifts and inheritances, foreign accounts and assets compliance, offshore voluntary disclosures/tax amnesties, FATCA registration, and foreign companies wanting to do business in the U.S.
Alicea is fluent in Spanish and has a working knowledge of Portuguese.
Alicea is an active member of the Society of Trusts & Estates Practitioners (STEP), the New York City Bar, the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPAs), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the International Fiscal Association (IFA). She is the New York/Northeast Regional Representative of the Women of IFA Network (WIN).
Distinctly, in 2020, Alicea was awarded with a prestigious NYSSCPA Forty Under 40 Award. She was selected as someone that has notable skills and is visibly making a difference in the accounting profession.
We are a global tax firm specializing in income and estate tax matters for ultra high-net-worth global private clients with a connection to the U.S. or planning to have a connection to the U.S. by way of family members immigrating to the U.S., residing or attending higher education in the U.S. or investing in U.S. real property and businesses. Global Taxes is highly regarded and sought for its specialization by U.S. and non-U.S. attorneys, fiduciaries, and other financial institutions.
Our firm is one of the leading Global CPA firms in the United States. By combining our expertise, experience, and amazing team, each client receives close personal and professional attention.
Global Taxes is a member firm of Clarkson Hyde Global - a world-wide association of accountants, auditors, tax specialists and business advisors, working with small to medium-sized companies all over the world to help them achieve their goals.
When business owners want to reach out to new markets, customers and suppliers overseas, we can help with on the ground assistance on local laws, connections to appropriate business contacts and all of the financial, tax and regulatory assistance needed - providing a cost-effective alternative to the large advisory practices.
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