Goodlettsville, TN 37072
CPA license in TN & KY No disciplinary actions.
Other Designations: ABV - Accredited in Business Valuation by AICPA ASA - Accredited Senior Appraiser by American Society of Appraisers CBA - Certified Business Appraiser by Institute of Business Appraisers CVA - Certified Valuation Analyst by National Assoc. of Certified Valuators and Analysts
With 33 years of experience, Kurt concentrates his practice on business valuation services. Kurt is licensed to practice as a CPA in Tennessee and Kentucky and holds the following designations/certifications: • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) - American Institute of Certified Public Accountants • Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) – American Society of Appraisers • Certified Business Appraiser (CBA) – Institute of Business Appraisers, Inc. • Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) – National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts
Kurt has been involved in over 1,000 appraisals of various types of closely held businesses since 1994. Appraisal clients include businesses in industries such as health care, entertainment, manufacturing, wholesale and retail distributors, and service industry businesses. Appraisal services have been performed for the following types of engagements: • Mergers and Acquisitions • Divorce Litigation – Marital Property Settlement • Estate Planning and Estate Tax Documentation • Gift Tax Substantiation • Succession Planning • Healthcare Transaction Compliance
Kurt attended Belmont University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in accountancy. Beginning in 1986, he served as a staff auditor for the State of Tennessee, Comptroller of the Treasury, and Division of State Audit and in 1988 joined Carter, Young, Lankford, & Roach, P.C. He joined Horne CPA Group in 2001 when it merged with Carter, Young, Lankford, and Roach, P.C. In October 2004, Kurt started his own valuation and accounting practice - Myers Valuation Associates, PLLC.
Kurt’s literary accomplishments include his role as a contributing author to CPA’s Guide to Medical Dental and Other Healthcare Practices, published by the AICPA. His articles have been featured in the Nashville Business Journal, the Tennessee CPA and Granite State CPA, the Nashville Medical News, the Dallas Medical News, Bed Time Magazine and Aqua Magazine. Kurt is also a contributing author for the 2019 Tennessee Bar Association’s “Alimony Bench Book.”
Kurt has also been featured as an instructor for the AICPA Certificate of Educational Achievement Program, and conducting an AICPA course entitled “Health Care Industry and Medical Practice Valuations”. He has also spoken for the Tennessee Society of CPA’s at their annual Forensics & Valuation Services Conference and their Nashville local chapter meetings, for the CPA Health Care Advisors Association at their semi-annual conference, for the Tennessee Association for Justice at their 2019, 2011 and 2009 Domestic Law Forum, and the Tennessee Bar Association at their 2014 conference “Re-Tooling Mediation Skills for Family Lawyers,” and their 2019 Family Law Forum.
Kurt’s professional affiliations include the AICPA, where he has served as Editorial Advisor for the Journal of Accountancy as well as membership on its National Business Valuation Conference Virtual Planning Committee. A member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants, Kurt has served on the Health Care Conference Committee, as Chairman of the Business Valuation, Litigation, and Forensic Services Conference Committee, Chairman of the Accounting Careers Committee, and Chairman of the Editorial Committee responsible for the publication of the Tennessee CPA. He is also a member of the Institute of Business Appraisers (IBA), a Member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA), past President of the Middle Tennessee Chapter of the ASA, and a member of the Middle Tennessee Collaborative Alliance.
Kurt is also a past Trustee (2008 – 2017) and a past Chairman of the Board of Trustees (2011-2015) at Davidson Academy in Nashville, Tennessee.
Kurt was also a high school football official with the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association for 22 years. He officiated the Class 5A State Championship in 2000 and the 4A State Championship in 2004.