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Rita Lewis, MBA, EA
Manager



Phone (203) 557-0909
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Rita Lewis established Dollars & Sense, LLC, in 1995 to work with her bookkeeping & consulting clients. She is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Rita prepared personal & business tax returns via H&R Block Premium in Westport & Fairfield for 11 years. She earned an MBA in Finance & is an Enrolled Agent, a federally licensed tax practitioner empowered to represent her clients before the IRS.

Rita specializes in complicated & comprehensive individual tax returns & all types of business returns. She believes one of her most important attributes is that she is always there for her clients. Rita belongs to the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) & its CT chapter CtSEA, the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP), the New York & Connecticut Association of Tax Professionals (NY/CT-ATP), & earns dozens of hours of continuing education each year.

Rita lives in Weston, CT, with her husband Steve, the music director at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Weston and retired from Norwalk Public Schools. Steve's daughter Alex has a husband & baby. She works for a professional organization for International Studies housed at UCONN. Rita's son Rob Franciose is married with two daughters in the mountains of PA. He and his wife HB Schwartz own the bakery. Hancock NY; HB is the executive chef at The Inn at Starlight Lake. Check out the Inn's and the bakery's websites on the Links page.