Kurt Kilwein, CPA, CFP has been named partner at NSBN LLP, the Russell Bedford member firm in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Kurt has nearly twenty years' experience in the public, private and governmental accounting fields. He concentrates his practice in tax planning and compliance, including corporate, fiduciary, individual, estate and gift, tax exempt and partnership tax issues.
His clients include high-net-worth individuals, closely held businesses, real estate partnerships and exempt organisations.
A native of North Dakota, Kurt received his bachelor's degree in Montana and obtained his accounting degree through UCLA.
Prior to joining NSBN, he worked with the Internal Revenue Service, a Big-4 accounting firm and the private bank division of Bank of America.
Kurt Kilwein has obtained certifications as a CPA (in the states of Washington and California), Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC), Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), IRS Enrolled Agent, Life & Health Agent and Real Estate Broker.
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Established in 1983, Russell Bedford International is a global network of independent accountancy firms, business consultants and specialist legal advisers.
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