Kathy Walsh

Kathy Walsh, CPA, JD Partner, Tax

Kathy’s vigilance, strong research and attention to detail are critical to helping clients remain tax compliant. Business owners have faith in her abilities and integrity because they have experienced her dedication and hard work firsthand.

Location: Detroit Email: kwalsh@cohencpa.com Phone: 586.541.7781

Credentials & Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (Michigan)
  • Licensed Attorney (Michigan)
  • J.D., University of Detroit School of Law
  • B.A., Marygrove College

Kathy is responsible for tax returns and planning, as well as consulting on everything from internal cost controls to buying or selling a business. With a background as a former IRS revenue agent and three decades as a CPA in both national and private practice, Kathy is well versed in the issues that business owners face. She works primarily with physician practices and other medical firms, small businesses, individuals and real estate. Kathy’s practice and experience helps clients with running their businesses as each client has their own unique and complex set of circumstances. Her background as an attorney aids in interpreting tax codes, cases and rulings, and contracts and employment agreements.

  • National CPA Health Care Advisors Association (Past President)
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Marygrove College Alumni Association
  • University of Detroit Alumni Association
  • Michigan Association of CPAs
  • American Institute of CPAs

Kathy lives in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, with her husband. She is very family oriented and loves spending time with their new grandson. Kathy’s time outside of work is spent with family and friends, or just chilling with a good book. Unfortunately for her, summers are not long enough in Michigan to fully enjoy beach weather and swimming!