Chris Van Sickle engages his clients in the audit and tax process, making the service he provides more than just a compliance activity. By posing challenging and thought-provoking questions throughout the process, Chris ensures that his clients benefit from a better understanding of the process and the issues, which results in more valuable recommendations and procedure improvements going forward. Chris supervises and works hands-on in the audit process, and can also provide valuable tax guidance as a preparer of corporate and partnership tax returns. He has worked with a broad base of clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, employee benefit plans, family investment partnerships and financial institutions.
Chris joined Selden Fox in 2005 upon graduating from Augustana College (Rock Island, IL) with undergraduate degrees in accounting and economics. He went on to attend DePaul University, and in 2011 received an MBA with a concentration in financial analysis. Chris is a licensed certified public accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society. He is originally from Rockford, Illinois, and now resides in Glen Ellyn with his wife and son.