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Ken Rios, JD

Principal, Tax

Ft. Lauderdale

(954) 713-7474


Ken is a principal in Kaufman Rossin’s tax department and leads the firm’s state and local tax practice. With more than 20 years of experience, he assists clients with his expertise in state and local tax, franchise tax, sales and use tax, as well as property tax and unclaimed property.

Prior to joining Kaufman Rossin, Ken led the South Florida state and local tax practice of a national firm. He also managed state and local tax consulting projects, including state tax minimization strategies, restructurings, tax simplification, sales sourcing studies, state voluntary disclosures and more.

He frequently speaks and lectures on state taxes for the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Council on State Taxation, the Tax Executives Institute, Lorman Education Services, and the Manufacturers’ Association of Florida. Ken is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ state and local tax committee.

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Juris Doctor, Fordham University

Master of Business Administration, Professional Accounting, Fordham University

Bachelor of Science, Finance, Florida State University