About Us

Meet our Team

Heitor Pontes


Heitor Pontes is an accountant and registered Tax Return Preparer. Heitor assists taxpayers and small businesses with taxes in Bridgeport, Connecticut and the surrounding communities. Whether you are an individual or a local business, Heitor, an RTRP has years of valuable experience as an IRS registered tax preparer. He provides tax services including Business Start-Ups, General Taxation, Incorporation Services, Individual Taxation, ITIN Services, and so much more. Heitor has individual and business tax clients from diversified industries and professions including Automotive, Construction, Dentists and Doctors, Imports/Exports, Real Estate, Retail, and many others located in Connecticut and surrounding states.

Josefina Pontes

Josefina Pontes is a senior director at Atlantis. She has been a resident of Fairfield County for more than 40 years. She and her husband Heitor have worked together at Atlantis since 1989, and she speaks several Latin languages. Josefina complements our tax services with more than 35 years of experience in the fields of Notary Public, Issuance of Certificates of residency, Green Card renewals, Naturalization applications, Power of attorney for Portugal (Procurações) , photocopies and faxes.

Vivian Alves


Count on Vivian, Registered Tax Return Preparer, for all of your income tax and small business needs. With years of experience registering and advising small businesses in the state of Connecticut ,Vivian can answer all of your small business questions and concerns. Vivian also specializes in general incorporation, individual and business taxation services, all transportation licenses. Vivian has worked with clients in the greater Bridgeport area, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New York . Vivian is fluente in Portuguese and Spanish.

Sandra Teixeira


Sandra Teixeira started working at Atlantis Tax LLC at the age of 18 while still attending Sacred Heart University; She started as a professional tax preparer and today Sandra specializes and is highly skilled in accounting and payroll services, sales tax matters, IFTA and all other taxation difficulties. Besides English, Sandra is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish. She is always available to serve you with a smile.

Rute Santos


Rute is a registered Tax preparer and an IRS C.A.A. Rute can help you with individual and business income tax preparation, as well as Sales tax returns, Ifta, HUT, 2290 forms and all local tax returns. She is specialized in the renovation of the permanent resident cards, Form N 400 necessary to become a US citizen, registering small and medium size Companies in the state of Connecticut, Rute can also advise and prepare power of attorneys, translations in several languages, and other services that you may need assistance on. I am fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English.

Sandra Parada


Sandra has a Bachelor's degree in communication: She is a sales associate, translator and notary public. She is Fluent in Portuguese, English and Spanish. Sandra takes care of everything that concerns the administrative support of our clients. She can assist with issues such as ITIN applications, translations, power of attorney, registering small businesses in the State of Connecticut, completing applications or forms, such as citizenship applications, affidavits, I-90 renewal (Green Card), government programs, passport pictures, writing formal documents and any other matters that require administrative support. Sandra is also available to assist in all your fax and copy needs.