Firm Profile

 Cummins & Associates, P.C. 

Cummins & Associates, P.C. provides federal and state income tax return preparation, compliance, and planning services for small business owners, developers, operators, managers, and their principals, partners, and affiliated
businesses and individuals.

Specifically, the professional services provided by Cummins & Associates, P.C. include the preparation of federal and state individual, partnership and corporate tax returns, financial statement preparation, quarterly and year-end payroll tax preparation, federal and state tax examinations and correspondence, and ongoing monitoring of legislative and regulatory developments. 

Working with a diverse business clientele has allowed the firm to gain extensive proficiency with:

  • Business acquisitions, dispositions, corporate mergers, ownership structuring, tax deferred exchanges, and
    partnership and s-corporation capital account analysis for tax basis purposes.

  • Investments in U.S. real estate by resident and nonresident alien individuals and foreign corporations.

  • Advanced income tax research, consequences, analysis, and planning for federal and state transactions associated with individual, partnership andcorporation tax returns.

 Kris S. Cummins - Certified Public Accountant

My professional experience includes more than twenty years as the owner of Cummins & Associates, P.C., three years as a tax manager with Kurtz & Company, P.C., a public accounting firm located in Dallas, Texas, two years as a staff accountant with DeCastro, Knabe & Long, Inc., a public accounting firm located in Wichita, Kansas, and one year with Accounting by Anita Skelton, also a public accounting firm located in Wichita, Kansas.

Currently I hold the professional designation of “Certified Public Accountant” with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy and the Oklahoma Accountancy Board and licensed to practice in Texas and Oklahoma.

Professional business memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) and the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA). My educational background includes a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Wichita State University and a Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Management from Southwestern College.