Kimberly M. Saunders, CPA, MST
Kim Saunders is proud to announce the establishment of her own CPA practice. Kim was a Tax Principal with CliftonLarsonAllen LLP for the past 4 ½ years and a Tax Partner with Hodgson Pratt Pratt & Saunders PC for eight years prior to that. Kim has spent more than 26 years in the accounting profession of which a majority of that time was in public practice. Kim graduated from Bentley College with her Masters in Taxation in 1998 and graduated magna cum laude from University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth in 1992 with her Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting.
Kim specializes in corporate, individual and fiduciary/trust areas, where she deals with complex tax matters and planning opportunities. She concentrates on tax and accounting services in addition to consulting with closely-held businesses and their owners, individuals of all levels, including high net worth individuals.
Kim is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Kim is very active in the community as she currently serves on the Board of Tax Assessors for the City of New Bedford and the Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School Education Foundation of which she is the Treasurer. In addition, she served on the board of the Buttonwood Park Zoological Society for ten years, two of which she served as President. She has also served on the YMCA – Dartmouth board of managers.
Kim is married with three sons and resides in New Bedford, Massachusetts with her husband, Christopher, who is the County Treasurer of Bristol County.