Meet The Team
Joseph J. Scouloukas
Joe is the branch office manager for CB Tax & Accounting. He is in charge of running the office, making all of the tough decisions, as well as client satisfaction. That is his # 1 job. Joe will often remind all of the employees that “if you don’t take care of your clients, someone else will”. Client service and customer satisfaction is our biggest goal. Joe also meets with our clients to go over any of their retirement questions or goals.
Joe and his wife Deena reside in Painesville Township with their daughter Abby.
Patty has been doing taxes for over twenty years. Prior to joining CB Tax & Accounting, Patty was doing personal taxes at this same office, but under Kozie Financial, before William Kozie retired. Patty is one of the most trusted and well liked tax preparers in our office, having done some of our client’s taxes for the last twenty years.
Patty and her husband Gus live in Strongsville, Ohio. They have 4 children and 4 grand children.
Jackie is one of our two administrative assistants in our office. She is the one that answers the phones when our clients call or sets appointments for the clients to meet with their respective tax preparers. Jackie is our “Cost Basis Queen” and figures out the
correct cost basis for a client upon the sale of a stock or mutual fund. She also performs various administrative tasks in the office.
She is a graduate of Ohio Northern University. Jackie is married to Jim. They have a daughter, Alina, and live in Parma Hts.
Dean Scouloukas has been a financial services industry professional for more than fifteen years. In addition to being a Registered Tax Return Preparer, he also holds a license to practice Insurance in the State of Ohio. Dean writes life and health insurance, disability income and long term care, homeowners, auto and business insurance with more than 30 of the nation's highest rated insurance companies through Infinite Options Insurance Agency. He has earned an Associates Degree in Accounting from Cuyahoga Community College and a Bachelors Degree in Communications from Kent State University. In his spare time, Dean volunteers with the Cleveland Metroparks and is a member of the North American Scrabble Players Association.
Denise is the accounting part of CB Tax & Accounting. Besides doing the administrative work in the office, she is in charge of payroll, filing quarterly tax reports, and bookkeeping for our business clients. She is a talented administrative assistant and also helps out with the preparation of income taxes.
Denise resides here in Strongsville with her son and daughter.
Harry Remington, EA
Harry has been preparing taxes with us since 2008. He has his Accounting Degree and is an Enrolled Agent (Federally-authorized Tax Practitioner who can represent clients on matters of audits, appeals and collections before the IRS). He handles the majority of the business returns that we do. He also enjoys working with the many individuals that he files returns for and is always excited to get new clients.
Harry and his wife Carolyn have five children and live in Chardon, Ohio.
Patrick L Remington
Pat joined our office along with his brother Harry. Pat handles the majority of clients who drop off or mail in their taxes to our office. In addition to preparing some of these taxes, Pat also serves as quality control to the rest of the tax team, which means he checks the returns to make sure we are utilizing every credit and deduction we can use.
Pat and his wife Jill live in Chardon, Ohio with their daughter Erica and son Patrick.
Mary is a licensed Ohio CPA and has worked with Chuck at CB Business for over 10 years. Her responsibilities include tax preparation for both individuals and small businesses, as well as accounting services for the companies. She also deals with various taxing agencies based on client needs, and looks forward to meeting new clients at our newly merged office.
She has 2 grown children and lives with her retired husband Mark in Parma Heights.
Lori has been with CB Business Consultants for 2 years and a long time client since 1986. She is in the administrative and payroll department.
Lori is a graduate of Columbus Business University. Upon graduation of CBU was employed at the Ohio House of Representatives until getting married to her husband, Steven.
She lives in Parma with her husband, Steven and has 4 children.
Mike prepares personal and business tax returns, performs accounting services, and advises clients regarding tax planning and business development. Mike joined our firm after 25 years in the engineering and manufacturing industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Case Western Reserve University, is a licensed insurance agent, and is preparing for the CPA exam.
Mike resides in Independence with his wife Melissa and their two daughters.