Kent has over 18 years of experience in public and private accounting which includes a wide range of tax and accounting services for individuals and businesses. Kent graduated from the University of Utah with his Bachelor of Science degree in December of 1999. He passed the CPA exams in November of 2001. He is also a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) through the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA), a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants (UACPA). Kent also serves as a member of the Advisory Board of the School of Accountancy of Utah State University.
Kent is well qualified in corporate income taxation, partnership taxation, individual taxation, and related planning and business organization. Kent’s experience includes consultation on a wide array of issues including multi-state taxation, fixed asset depreciation, alternative minimum tax, methods of accounting differences between book and tax, forms of doing business, mergers and acquisitions ,IRS interface and resolution, retirement planning and year-round tax planning, and all other phases of consulting and compliance.
Kent has been married for 16+ years. He and his wife have four kids, and a spoiled mini schnauzer. His hobbies include coaching kids sports, the Philadelphia Eagles, and Fantasy Football.