Alejandro C. Gonzales, Jr.

Alejandro Gonzales - Former Texas Comptroller State Tax Auditor

Alejandro Gonzales – Former Texas Comptroller State Tax Auditor, 9 Years

Former Texas Comptroller State Tax Auditor, 9 years

EDUCATION

BBA Accounting,  Texas State University, 1979

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Supervision of Tax Examiners
  • Franchise Tax
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Sales and Use Tax
  • Refunds – Franchise Tax Cost/Equity Issues
  • Federal Tax Laws
  • Internal Controls
  • State Account Payable System
  • State Budget, Grant and Contract Fiscal Compliance

EXPERIENCE

Internal Revenue Service (2007-present)

  • Seasonal Tax Examiner
  • Wage and Investment Group

Texas State Government (1998-2014)

  • Audited financial accounting systems and records of agencies.
  • Prepared and reviewed financial reports and other financial documents.
  • Created and implemented budget review and approval systems.
  • Coordinated expenditure tracking of federal and state funds to ensure compliance to federal and state fiscal rules and regulations.
  • Coordinated the Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) program as well as accounting for 150 million in federal funds for the Texas Office of the Governor.
  • Assisted agencies in applying for the tax identification number (TINS).
  • Prepared and reviewed data for the Texas Legislative Appropriation Request.
  • Coordinated the fiscal aspect of federal and state grants and contracts.

Texas County Government (1989-1996)

  • Supervised the accounting section of Travis County Community Supervision & Correction Department.
  • Initiated and implemented internal accounting controls.
  • Invested funds for the department.
  • Reviewed and processed all financial records for the department.

Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (1979-1980)

  • Tax Auditor (1979-1980)

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts (1980-1988)

  • Tax Auditor Out of State Audit Section (1980)
  • Supervision of Franchise Tax Auditors (1983-1984)
  • Implementing and Evaluating The Texas Comptroller ‘s Standard Financial Management System for Texas Cities (1984-1985)
  • Senior Tax Auditor (1985-1988)