Banes is an accomplished financial and tax accountant with more than 22 years of experience serving a variety of individual, business and nonprofit clients. Previously, he served as a Partner at a Dallas, Texas, based CPA firm, where he worked with small businesses and individuals to provide tax planning and compliance, accounting services and tax consulting. In his role with Lake Kennedy McCulloch, Banes will continue to focus on tax consulting and compliance.
“We are delighted that Rob has joined our firm and made the move to the San Juan Islands,” says LKM Managing CPA, Peter Lake. “With the retirement of Steve Kennedy, we look forward to working with Rob as he assists with the transition of Steve’s clients within the firm. He will also be available to serve new incoming clients.”
“I look forward to getting to know my new clients, the Friday Harbor community and the beautiful Pacific Northwest. I enjoy working with people and am thankful for the opportunity to make Friday Harbor my new home,” said Banes.
Banes is a graduate of Baylor University and has been an active member of Rotary Club and Friends of the Katy Trail in Dallas. About Lake Kennedy McCulloch CPAs
Founded in 1985, LKM is a full-service public accounting firm with a staff of 10 professionals. LKM is dedicated to serving the needs of individuals, privately-owned businesses, professional practices and nonprofit entities throughout Washington and numerous other states. The firm offers a wide range of accounting and tax specialties. For more information, visit www.islandcpas.com or call 360.378.2496.