Anna joined Abeles and Hoffman in January 2022 as Tax Intern and in June 2022 became a full-time tax associate. She provides tax compliance services for corporations, partnerships, trusts, and individuals. This includes assisting with tax planning, providing business consulting, accounting services to clients, and research. Anna works directly with clients and staff on tax return information, deadlines, and other related tax matters.

Anna was born in Kiev, Ukraine where she met her husband and had their son. In 2014, they decided to move to the USA. Anna started learning a new language, new culture, getting a local education, and a new job. She continues to improve her communication skills and learn about different cultures inside the US. Anna appreciates the help and support that those around her provide.

Her son is professionally involved in Track and Field all year round, and because of this, the family travels a lot for his competitions. Together the family has a very active life.


Fun Questions

If you didn’t have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time?
I would proportionally divide the time and add to what I am doing now.

What fictional place would you most like to visit?
I would like to visit other planets.

What is a new skill that you would like to master?
I always wanted to learn how to play piano.

What do you wish you knew more about?
I recently started my journey in accounting, and I still have a lot of areas to develop and master my skills.

What’s the farthest you’ve ever been from home?
I am from Kiev, Ukraine, and now my home is in Saint Louis, MO. I love to travel and have traveled to different European countries. I like countries such as Italy, Spain, France, Greece, and Portugal.

What question would you most like to know the answer to?
Why do people get sick and fight?

What is the most impressive thing you know how to do?
My family and friends enjoy my baking and cooking.

What was the best compliment you’ve ever received?
My 15-year-old son tells me “thank you”, that he loves me, and that I am the best mom.

What accomplishment are you most proud of?
Graduating from US University in a new country and in a new language for me.

What is your favorite smell? 
My favorite smell is clean air, preferably near a lake in the mountains…and a cup of coffee will perfectly complete this picture.

If you had a clock that would countdown to any one event of your choosing, what event would you want it to countdown to? 
February 24, 2022, on this day, Russia launched a full-scale war in Ukraine. I really want there to be peace on earth, and neighbors do not need to go kill neighbors in order to take away their resources and territories.

When was the last time you climbed a tree?
It was in childhood.

What’s the most unusual thing you’ve ever eaten?
I have a self-preservation instinct and I avoid food that looks strange to me.

What was your first job?
I was a nurse.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
I wouldn’t mind being a superwoman. In the movies, it looks amazing, and everyone is happy.