Ms. King assists clients in claiming, documenting and sustaining tax incentives, including research tax credits, domestic production deductions, meals and entertainment deduction, and fixed asset treatment.
With over 25 years of experience, Ms. King's projects have ranged from targeted consulting engagements designed to address a specific issue to large-scale projects utilizing engagement teams working concurrently in multiple locations. She has advised clients across a variety of industries including aerospace and defense, food products, manufacturing, pharmaceutical products, retail, and software. Kathleen has extensive experience in leading research credit analyses and representing her clients in audits performed by the Internal Revenue Service and state tax authorities at the field and appeals levels.
Prior to joining A&M, Ms. King was a senior manager with KPMG, where she served as a national resource for the Research Credit Services team. Previously, she was a member of Arthur Andersen’s national Research Tax Incentives team.
Ms. King earned a bachelor's degree in mineral land management from the University of Colorado and a master's degree in accounting from American University in Washington, D.C. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
NOTE: Alvarez & Marsal employs CPAs but is not a licensed CPA firm.