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Cantrell & Associates is an established Dallas-based CPA firm specializing in accounting, audit, tax and management services.

You Have Questions And We Are Here To Help

Cantrell & Associates are available to assist you as we all endure the challenges brought upon us by COVID-19.

Our Website has up to date information regarding the Pandemic Crisis and how it affects you and your loved ones.  Current Tax and Financial Information is available as it is released.

Follow the links through our Resource Tab.

We are a nation amid times of cultural conflict and diversity regarding where we stand:

      Politically, Religiously, Generationally, Socially and Racially

There is only one thing that is certain.  We are all human beings and need to stand together to find a solution to this pandemic that threatens all of us.  We need more understanding, compassion and the willingness to put personal opinions and choices aside and come together as one.

    “This is the Ultimate Solution without Interest and Penalties”

Yana Shaleva

Tax Accounting Associate

Yana joined Cantrell & Associates as an intern in January 2016 and became a full-time Tax Associate in October 2016. Her current responsibilities include the preparation and review of corporate, partnership and individual income tax returns, as well as state income and franchise tax returns. She also helps clients with their various accounting needs such as reconciling accounting files necessary for tax compliance, bookkeeping, bank reconciliations, payroll processing and preparation of internal and external financial statements.


  • Cantrell & Associates, P.C.
    • Tax Accounting Associate – 2016 to Present


  • Yana earned her Bachelor of Business Administration with Honors from the American University of Bulgaria.
  • She completed her Master of Science in Accounting at UT Dallas where she was the recipient of the Dean’s Excellence scholarship and the Student Impact Graduate scholarship.
  • Yana is a certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor and is currently working towards becoming a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas.


  • Outside of work Yana enjoys reading, international travel to visit her parents and sister.
  • She is bilingual – English and Bulgarian

Our Philosophy

Simply stated, the experience of our principals and associates enables the firm to provide its clients with services of the highest quality at cost effective rates.

- Peter Cantrell