Alpa serves as a tax partner with Dixon Hughes Goodman, based in the firm's Atlanta office. Alpa joined the Atlanta office with Dixon Hughes Goodman's predecessor firm, Crisp Hughes Evans, in 1997 after working in the corporate tax department of a local restaurant group.
Throughout her career with the firm, Alpa has developed experience in several financial areas, including tax planning, business consultation, and transaction guidance, as well as tax research and compliance for corporations, partnerships, limited-liability entities, and individuals with high net worth. Her vast industry knowledge includes manufacturing and distribution, construction, agribusiness, service providers and insurance underwriters, and she serves clients ranging in size from private start-ups to large public companies.
Alpa strives to serve as a valued consultant to her clients, having successfully negotiated numerous client positions before the Internal Revenue Service, as well as various state and local jurisdictions. She has completed postgraduate work at New York University, and is a recognized guest lecturer for continuing professional education courses. Alpa is committed to the success of key programs within Dixon Hughes Goodman, including the firm's Women's Initiative, the Emerging Leaders Academy, and personnel recruitment and retention.