Celina Chen


Celina is a Director in True Partners Consulting’s Chicago office. She has over seven years of experience in tax consulting and compliance services in partnership, specializing in the private equity industry. She provides tax and consulting services to clients in the following areas: private equity/venture capital, hedge funds, portfolio companies, family office sectors, and foreign corporation.

Celina has experience in the following areas:

  • Analyzing partnership agreements to determine the attendant tax consequences
  • Planning and consulting in multiple aspects of complicated tax allocations, state and local taxation, foreign entities (withholding, W-8 compliance, FBAR and etc.)
  • Aiding clients in entity structure and planning for new ventures
  • Assisting with IRS and state tax authority notices, correspondences, audits, and other disputes

Before joining True Partners Consulting, Celina was a supervisor at RSM US Chicago office in the financial services team, with a specialty focus in the private equity industry.

Celina received her Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from University of Illinois at Chicago, and her Master of Science degree in accounting from University of Illinois at Chicago – Liautaud Graduate School of Business. She is a Licensed Certified Public Accountant in Illinois, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.