About Us

We believe a successful business is built and maintained by focusing on activities that generate revenue. Our mission is to enable our clients to focus on those activities and to let us handle the back office.

Our teams are accessible by email, telephone and fax to receive information, answer questions, and to take care of any urgent issues that arise during the business day.

Staff Profiles

Leslie C. Brett, E.A.

Occupation: CEO of Brett Professional Services, Inc., Enrolled Agent (E.A.), Accountant, Certified Acceptance Agent (C.A.A.), Certified Legal Assistant, and Notary for the State of Alabama.

Certifications: Certified Legal Assistant and Notary

Minor: Associate of Arts

Major: Bachelor of Science in Business/Accounting

Biography:

Leslie’s father is a Retired United States Coast Guard Captain and married to her mother, former Pan Am Stewardess and Washington D.C. tour guide, since 1968. Her mother was born and raised in Glasgow, Scotland and her father was born in Buffalo, New York. She was born on Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland. She is a dual-citizen of Great Britain and The United States of America.  She has one older brother who lives in Atlanta, Georgia with his family. She has been married since 2000 and has two daughters.

She has lived in numerous states due to her father’s military career. She has lived in Maryland, Virginia, Rhode Island, New York, Texas, and Alabama. She graduated high school in Alexandria, Virginia from Hayfield High School, Class of 1993. She has spent time studying at Radford University, Northern Virginia Community College, Montgomery College, University of South Alabama, and the University of Phoenix.

Leslie opened Brett Professional Services, Inc., June, 2007. She became a Notary for the State of Alabama in 2007 and continues her notary to date.

Leslie obtained a Certified Legal Assistant Certificate from the University of South Alabama in 2000.

Leslie obtained an Associate of Arts (AAACC) from the University of Phoenix in 2010. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business/Accounting (BSB/ACC) from the University of Phoenix in 2015.

Leslie became a Certifying Acceptance Agent (CAA) for the ITIN program in 2007. A Certifying Acceptance Agent is a person or an entity who pursuant to a written agreement with the IRS, is authorized to assist individuals and other foreign persons who do not qualify for a Social Security Number, but who still need a Tax Identification Number (TIN) for federal and state tax purposes. A CAA is not only authorized to help an alien individual and other foreign people in getting ITINs, but also to confirm that he/she checked and accepted original supporting documentation, purging the need to send original documents to the Internal Revenue Service, if over the age of Eighteen (18).

Leslie became an Enrolled Agent (E.A.) in June 2015. An Enrolled Agent (EA) is a federally-authorized tax practitioner who has technical expertise in the field of taxation, who passed all parts of the IRS Special Enrollment Exams in the field of taxation, and who is empowered by the United States Department of the Treasury to represent taxpayers before all administrative levels—examination, collection, and appeals—of the Internal Revenue Service. Only Enrolled Agents, attorneys, and CPAs have unlimited rights to represent taxpayers before the IRS.


Juli McCroskey

Occupation: Office Manager
Biography:
Juli is from Texas and lived in Missouri before moving to Alabama in 2015. She has a degree in Communication Disorders from Baylor University. Her work background consists of teaching, human resources, recruiting, and medical collection/transport as well as real estate investment coordination. She and her husband have been married for 30 years and have two grown children that are Auburn grads. Their three grandchildren are busy little Auburn Tigers! She loves animals, history, reading, rainy days and beach time.


Debbie Coffee

Occupation: Tax Assistant
Education:
Master of Business Administration, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
Bachelor of Arts, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
Certifications:
Certified Public Accountant, licensed in the State of Georgia
Certified Internal Auditor
Bio:
Debbie started as an offsite independent contractor for Brett Professional Services, Inc. on January 1, 2018.

Debbie was born and raised in New Orleans, LA.  After college she began work with South Central Bell (BellSouth).  She transferred from BellSouth in New Orleans to accept a position with BellSouth International in Atlanta, GA.  Debbie retired from BellSouth with 28 years of management and operational experience.  She has proven abilities in international start-ups, auditing, budgeting, payroll and billing.

After retirement, Debbie moved to Alabama and has worked as a contractor for BellSouth and Resources Global Professionals.  She has also attended AARP and other tax preparation classes for her annual CPE requirements.