Fitzpatrick, Leary & Szarko, LLC is excited to announce that Kristina Simmons, CPA, MST, has joined the firm as a Senior Tax Manager in their tax department.

Kristina has years of experience working with businesses,  individuals and families regarding developing and implementing tax strategies, tax compliance and planning needs. Kristina also has significant experience in estate and trust work, with responsibilities including assisting fiduciaries with tax compliance as well as trust accounting and estate administration. In addition to tax work, Kristina has many years of experience working with clients regarding their finances as they relate to their retirement, education, and estate planning needs.

Kristina holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from Stevenson University, and received a Master’s degree in Taxation from the University of Baltimore. Kristina is also an active member of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

The Partners at Fitzpatrick, Leary & Szarko, and LLC believe that Kristina will have an immediate impact and provide significant value to clients seeking tax compliance and planning assistance.

FLS is a boutique accounting firm located in Timonium, Maryland, operating in the small and middle market client space.  Although our equity members and all of our current staff have regional firm backgrounds, the firm wanted to create a different experience for our clients than we typically experienced with larger firms. At FLS you receive more personal attention at every level because our members are directly involved in all aspects of our client engagements.  To learn more about Fitzpatrick, Leary & Szarko, LLC or our team, visit us here.