Olinda Woodruff

Olinda

Olinda advises clients on their individual and business income, employment, and excise tax matters at the federal, state, and international levels. Olinda has over two decades’ experience providing tax and business services, including the review and analysis of financial statements, tax returns, and business activities to achieve strategic tax and business objectives. Olinda works with business owners, corporate officers, and other advisors in establishing companies at the start-up phase through structuring acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations, and corporate financing arrangements to provide efficient solutions to tax and business issues across a wide variety of industries and business sizes.

In addition to her tax planning experience, Olinda has experience resolving taxpayer issues during IRS examination and collection, including modifications, installment agreements, offers in compromise, and requests for collection due process relief. Prior to becoming an attorney, Olinda practiced as a licensed CPA in the Big 4 accounting firms and in small to medium-sized CPA practices. Over the course of her career, Olinda has handled tax compliance matters across a broad spectrum of clients and issues, including individual, small to medium-sized businesses, large corporate conglomerates, and not-for-profit entities. Olinda’s experience as a CPA brings a unique and insightful approach to her business and tax clientele, including a depth of understanding and knowledge of financial statements and tax reporting. Olinda works with a high moral compass and brings integrity, dedication, and tenacity to all her client engagements.

Licenses:

Attorney – Texas State Bar
CPA – Maryland Board of Accountancy

Education:

Institution: University of Houston Law Center
Degree: LL.M. Master of Laws – Taxation (Post‑Doctorate)

Institution: University of Houston Law Center
Degree: Doctor of Jurisprudence

Institution: University of Nebraska
Degree: Bachelor of Science, Business Administration

- Major: Accounting
- Minors: International Business and Psychology
- International Business Study Abroad Program – Senshu University, Tokyo, Japan