About Us

Our Firm

The accounting firm of Caranella Tax & Advisory caters to individuals and small to mid sized businesses. As a boutique firm, Caranella provides a specialized and personalized level of service to each client and takes pride in building strong, long-lasting client relationships. By utilizing advanced technology throughout our engagements, we streamline the tax and accounting processes to make your life easier.

Our Mission – A Commitment to Your Success

Caranella Tax & Advisory began with a vision — a vision to offer more than just accounting services. We recognize that our clients need strategic insights, unwavering support, and a reliable partner to navigate the intricate world of taxes and accounting. As a forward-thinking accounting firm, we want to redefine the landscape of tax & advisory services by seamlessly blending cutting-edge technology with a client-centric approach.


Innovative Solutions

Client-Centric Approach

Transparency & Communication

Our Team

Chris Allen


Prior to forming Caranella Tax & Advisory, Chris spent his career in public accounting where he serviced clients across multiple industries with a focus on professional services and real estate. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Michigan State University and is an avid Spartans sports fan. Chris is a licensed CPA in Illinois.

Chris lives in Inverness with his wife, two daughters and dog.

Becky DeLacey


Prior to forming Caranella Tax & Advisory, Becky spent her career working in both public and corporate accounting. From working at small, private companies to larger, publicly traded companies, Becky’s wide array of experience helps her better serve clients of all magnitudes.
Becky holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from DePaul University. Becky is a licensed CPA in Illinois.

Becky lives in Inverness with her husband.