Karina at KGVG Advisors

About KGVG Advisors

Karina G. Goulet, MPA
President for KGVG Advisors
Human Resources Professional & Texas Tax Consultant

Karina started her career in human resources. Her bilingual skills, intelligence and professionalism played a major role in her successful coaching of managers and their employees. Karina became a Certified Human Resources Professional and served as the Human Resources Manager for a major convention hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Later, Karina became the Regional Recruiting Manager for Hyatt Hotels and Resorts in Central Texas, serving two large convention hotels and two luxury resorts. 

The recession of 2008 provided Karina the opportunity to use her education.

Karina earned a bachelor’s degree in ACCOUNTING and a master’s degree in PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION.

During her tenure with the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts she performed highly complex work as a Tax Auditor for the Austin Audit Office.

At the beginning of 2014, Karina was invited to join the Audit Division Headquarters’ Elite Team where she served as a Subject Matter Expert for a variety of audit programs.

Working in Audit Headquarters provided Karina with the expertise necessary to tackle any audit issues, and a network of key professionals within the Comptroller.


Her areas of expertise include: 

  • Texas Sales and Use Tax
  • Texas Franchise Tax
  • Texas Mixed Beverage Gross Receipts Tax
  • Texas Mixed Beverage Sales
  • Tax Texas Hotel Occupancy Tax
  • Texas Tax Refunds
  • Texas Tax Audit Settlements
  • Texas Tax Insolvency Relief
  • Spanish Support

Karina is 100% bilingual (English and Spanish).