Kayla Sykes is a Director with Alvarez & Marsal Taxand, LLC who specializes in providing a spectrum of tax compliance and consulting services.
Kayla is a well-diversified tax professional, orchestrating and reviewing the preparation of both federal and state tax returns of virtually every form (individual, trust, gift, private foundation, partnership, S-corp, C-corp, etc.) and serves many investment industries (real estate, automotive, charter schools, hospitality, filmmaking, FinTech, etc.)
Kayla is highly skilled in scoping the various U.S. foreign informational tax reporting requirements that are associated with offshore investment holdings, international transactions and receipts of foreign private capital. She is well-versed in analyzing foreign investments for PFIC, CFC, GILTI and FDII reporting implications.
Kayla is both a CPA and licensed attorney. She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Louisiana State University and a law degree from the University of Mississippi.