Ameerah joined Beaird Harris in 2012 and provides tax planning, tax compliance, and business consulting services for individuals and small businesses in a variety of retail and service industries with a particular emphasis in medical, dental, and other healthcare fields. She works with clients forming new businesses in deciding entity type, federal tax classification, retirement options, employee and payroll setup as well as many other aspects of setting up and maintaining a successful business.
Ameerah is a member of the firm’s Recruiting Committee representing the firm at various college recruiting events, has been a guest speaker for university tax classes, and has presented a variety of topics to college accounting student organizations. She also serves on the firm’s Technology Committee and does training with new and experienced staff members.
Ameerah received her CPA license in 2014 and is an active member of the Dallas CPA Society serving on the CPA Involvement Committee and the Partners in Education Committee. In 2015, she was selected to be a part of the Dallas CPA Society’s Leadership Development Academy where she and other up-and-coming professionals learned and developed skills from leaders in the Dallas CPA community. Ameerah is also a member of the Texas Society of CPAs and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Prior to joining the firm, Ameerah spent four years as a teacher in Oklahoma and Texas. She has earned a Master of Science Degree in Accounting and a Master of Music Education Degree from the University of North Texas, as well as a Bachelor of Music Education Degree from the University of Oklahoma.