Founded in 1982, our firm continues to provide quality, professional service and guidance. Scott James, our Managing Partner, currently leads our firm. Scott has more than 25 years of tax planning and preparation experience, 20 of which have been at the helm of James & Company. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Scott graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Accounting from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in 1981.
Kimberly Korkames-Slavens joined our team in 2000 upon graduation from Arkansas State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Kimberly is now our Tax Manager specializing in income tax planning and preparation for both individuals and businesses, including S corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and trusts. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Annette Hart, our Accounting Manager, became a team member in 2002 after being a James & Company client for many years. With her experience as a small business owner and her education at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, she provides general accounting assistance to our business clients. She is a member of the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers, and she is a Quickbooks Pro Advisor.
Our teams of tax, accounting and administrative professionals provide our clients with the experience, knowledge and service that they expect and deserve. We value our client relationships, and we are committed to providing close, personal attention to our client family.