ST. LOUIS, - Anders welcomes Abby J. Tonkin, as a tax associate in the Tax Serves Group. Abby is a recent graduate of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, and is currently completing her Masters in Accounting. During her four years at SIUE, she not only worked toward her accounting degree, but served as a graduate assistant; her responsibilities included tutoring students in accounting and assisting her professors in research. She was the President of the Beta Alpha Psi accounting fraternity and the treasurer of SIUE's Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow organization. Abby has experience working with clients on individual income taxes, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA and the Missouri Society Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA).

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