Helen advises alternative investment funds, fund managers, and investors. Her experience covers a broad spectrum of tax issues impacting the alternative investment industry including private equity and real estate partnership taxation, operational/fund transactions and structuring, Section 1031 exchange, Section 163(j) issues, capital rebuilt/modeling, cost segregation analysis, real estate acquisition/development/construction, global fund tax structuring, planning & reporting (including withholding tax compliances for foreign investors), corporate taxation, and state/local taxation issues. She recently left the Financial Services Group at Deloitte where she oversaw some of the firms most significant engagements and joined FTS as a Tax Director. Prior to joining Deloitte, Helen was with PricewaterhouseCoopers Financial Service Group where she was involved in multiple tax consulting/compliance/provision engagements for a number of global based public & private real estate investments/funds and private equity funds. Helen's experience includes tax compliance, consulting, and structuring for partnerships, REITs and C Corporation. Helen’s experience also includes tax provision for REIT and C Corp (both GAAP and IFRS).