Nicole Banks was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Throughout her years, she later resided in Beaumont, Texas. Nicole graduated from Central High School in 2001. Being a teen mom, she was determined to attend college to provide a better life for her family. Nicole later enrolled at Lamar Institute of Technology. In 2013 she received her Associate Applied Science Degree (AAS).She then started her career at a local tax office.  During her tenure at the office, she worked as an innovator to ensure each client’s tax planning aligned with the policies of the IRS.

While working, Nicole also studied to obtain her license as a Life Insurance Agent. Her primary job functions included managing and overseeing the company’s finances, bookkeeping, payroll, and assisting clients at the tax office. As an innovator, she decided to explore her passion and founded Banks Tax Services with a leap of faith and a cup of hope in 2019. She works collaboratively as an Enrolled Agent with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), specializing in helping Small Business Owners, Independent Contractors, and Self-Employed individuals pay the least in taxes. Within three years of being the CEO of Banks Tax Services, Nicole has serviced over 200 clients, building a team and adding several income streams within the company. Her motto is “Where peace of mind meets protection.