Arnett Carbis Toothman announced January 1, 2017, the election of Kevin A. Highlander, CPA as Firm Partner.
Highlander is based in the Firm’s Charleston, West Virginia, location and has been with the Firm since 2013. The Firm now boasts 31 partners.
Highlander is a key member of the Firm’s Tax Services Team, with a focus in the Manufacturing niche. He has been providing planning and consulting services to the Firm’s tax clients and solving complex tax matters for corporations and partnerships. His experience includes tax compliance for large multi-state businesses, manufacturing and energy-related issues such as mining taxation and consulting for oil and gas companies, tax due diligence services, planning connected with corporate mergers, acquisitions, and outsourced compliance, accounting methods optimization, and consultation for income tax accounting.
He is involved in numerous industry organizations including: the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and is on the Board of Directors of the West Virginia Child Advocacy Network.
Highlander earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from West Virginia University Institute of Technology.
“Kevin provides valuable knowledge to our Tax Services Team,” commented Arnett Carbis Toothman CEO Steven Robey. “He has demonstrated a high level of professional excellence and is committed to our principles. We know Kevin will be a strong partner and play an integral role in the future of the Firm.”