Rita Dressel

Senior AssociateRita Dressel

Ms. Dressel joined the firm in 2022. As a Senior Associate in the Tax group, she assists in assessing and maintaining tax compliance requirements of fund structure, including schedule of returns, estimates and extensions filed. She helps review pass-through entity, REIT and corporate tax returns, extensions, and quarterly estimates prepared by external tax advisors and joint venture partners.

Prior to joining Harrison Street, Ms. Dressel was a Manager at Ernst & Young, working in the real estate services tax practice. She was responsible for the preparation and review of tax returns, researched and analyzed tax developments with a focus in the real estate industry, and helped clients with tax questions, quarterly estimates, provisions and REIT compliance.

Ms. Dressel graduated from the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy and a Masters of Accounting Science. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Illinois and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the Illinois CPA Society.