Kurt S. Kiess, CPA, MST


Kurt S. Kiess
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Long Island
88 Froehlich Farm Boulevard
Woodbury, NY 11797-2921
Phone: 212.503.8885
Fax: 212.503.8886


Kurt S. Kiess, CPA, is a Partner at Marks Paneth LLP. He has a broad background in the audit and tax aspects of his profession. Mr. Kiess concentrates on serving clients in a variety of industries, including real estate, retail, insurance and manufacturing.

With a public accounting background spanning more than 30 years, Mr. Kiess was a Partner at Marks Shron & Company when it combined with Paneth, Haber and Zimmerman LLP to form today's firm. He has developed a specialty in mergers and acquisitions and works with his clients to identify critical issues that will result in a successful transaction. For more than ten years, he has served on Marks Paneth’s Executive Committee, which sets policy and strategy for the firm.

Mr. Kiess is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA). A favorite source for local reporters, he is often quoted in Crain's New York Business regarding tax and accounting matters.


Adelphi University, Garden City, New York
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Accounting

Baruch College, City University of
New York
Master of Science in Taxation

Professional Memberships

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants

President, Adventures in Learning
Vice President, Manhasset Boosters Club
Fundraiser, Colorectal Cancer Alliance

Practice Areas

Real Estate
Insurance Brokers
Blockchain Engineering/Crypto Industry
Mergers and Acquisitions
Professional Services Firms

Licensed In

New York, Florida