Davis Kinard & Co, PC is a continuously growing accounting, audit and tax firm headquartered in Abilene, Texas, with additional offices in Haskell, Plainview and Seymour, Texas. The company was founded in 1929 as the Ben M. Davis & Company, Abilene's very first public practice accounting firm. Mr. Davis was also Abilene's first certified public accountant, obtaining his license in 1926. Kinard & Company, originally founded in 1961, merged with Ben M. Davis & Company in 1971, and it was at this time the firm adopted its current name.
The cornerstone the company was founded on QUALITY, INTEGRITY and KNOWLEDGE have translated into Davis Kinard's accounting, audit and tax departments having an outstanding reputation. DK has also expanded, offering services typically not provided by a traditional accounting firm. These services include an extensive financial institution internal audit and compliance department, external audit, and litigation support. DK strives to think ahead and provide clients with one source for their financial advice and needs.
Davis Kinard's knowledgeable and experienced staff are highly trained and maintain an excellent reputation in their field. Our professionals exceed continuing professional education credits in their desire to provide exemplary service to our clients. Currently, there are approximately one hundred employees, ten shareholders, two principals, nine managers and many professional staff throughout our multiple locations.
All CPA firms that perform engagements in audits, reviews, or compilations are required to undergo a peer review every three years. Davis Kinard has complied with this provision since the American Institute of CPA members adopted mandatory peer review in 1988. DK has received over twelve peer reviews, and in each we have received a pass rating. Our most recent peer review report is posted on the AICPA's audit quality centers and the Private Companies Practice Section (PCPS) websites. As part of our effort to demonstrate our commitment to quality, we have a link to our most recent peer report here.