Harlan J. Kwiatek, ESQ., JD, LL.M., CPA

HarlanKwiatek.jpgHarlan J. Kwiatek, Esq., CPA, LL.M. is a state and local tax partner. He provides valuable tax consulting and compliance services to his clients on state income, franchise, property, sales and use taxes and credit and incentive matters. During his 35-year career, Harlan's experience has included state tax law research and planning, state audit defense representation, negotiations at the field and administration hearing levels, review and preparation of tax returns, tax refund claims and voluntary disclosures.

Harlan has extensive experience assisting middle market and large corporate clients with unique state tax concerns, including issues affecting individuals and a variety of industries, such as food and beverage, professional services organizations, financial services, manufacturing, life sciences, hospitality, retail, defense contracting and aerospace.

Professional affiliations and credentials

  • Member, New York and Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Missouri Bar Association
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Past Member, AICPA's Tax Executive Committee
    • Past Chairperson, State and Local Tax Technical Resource Panel
  • Member, American Bar Association


  • Master of Laws, taxation, Boston University
  • Juris Doctor, Creighton University
  • Bachelor of Science, accounting, Creighton University