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A La CARTE Solutions delivers best-in-class accounting services and operating advice to small and mid-sized businesses. Our clients are liberated from the burden of hiring and managing in-house accounting staff. Instead, they get state-of-the-art financial systems and reporting along with expert advice from our team of controllers, accounting specialists, CFOs and financial advisors.

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A La CARTE Solutions delivers best-in-class accounting services and operating advice to small and mid-sized businesses. Our clients are liberated from the burden of hiring and managing in-house accounting staff. Instead, they get state-of-the-art financial systems and reporting along with expert advice from our team of controllers, accounting specialists, CFOs and financial advisors.

(844) 925-2227

Tandi Smerek

CFE, EA

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SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

“I love digging into and resolving messy financial situations and helping business owners understand what’s behind their numbers. At ALC, I get to work with like-minded professionals to bring peace-of-mind to our clients, ensuring everything is balanced, the bills are paid and the financials are correct and ready to present to third parties at any time.”

Tandi Smerek

CFE, EA Senior Accountant

Tandi is a highly-skilled accounting professional and fraud examiner with over 20 years of experience serving small to mid-sized privately-held companies. She works closely with A La CARTE’s clients to deliver timely, accurate, reliable accounting services, conduct fraud risk assessments and create and implement internal control procedures. Tandi implements best accounting practices, including the latest technology solutions, to improve efficiencies and support clients’ business planning processes.

EXPERIENCE

Prior to joining ALC, Tandi managed her own accounting, tax prep and fraud investigation practice. She is experienced across industries including medical, service organizations, revenue cycle management, manufacturing, construction and financial services. Clients relied on Tandi for all aspects of accounting and audit preparation, forensic analysis and fraud examinations, risk assessments and internal control analyses, accounting rebuilds, full cycle accounting and month/year end close and taxation preparation.

Tandi’s key career accomplishments include deriving substantial tax savings through a detailed analysis revealing large revenue recognition and other accounting errors; uncovering money laundering schemes, hidden assets and misappropriation of assets; and achieving tax resolutions with the Internal Revenue Service.

Tandi’s passion for accounting started in a high school class and she has worked in the industry since she was in college. She decided to become a Certified Fraud Examiner after witnessing a close friend’s loss of his life savings in a money-laundering scheme involving a coin mint.

CREDENTIALS & EDUCATION

Certified Fraud Examiner

Enrolled Agent
Internal Revenue Service

Bachelor of Accounting
Texas Woman’s University

BEYOND ACCOUNTING & FINANCE

Tandi is a lifelong Texan and enjoys spending weekends with her husband, children and their five dogs at the family’s ranch. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, jogging, puzzles, cooking and playing the piano.