Charles S. Haviland


Charles S. Haviland

Director of Tax Operations

Chuck serves as co-director of Miller Haviland Ketter’s tax practice having joined the firm in 1983, and was admitted as a partner in 1984. He began his career in 1980 with the tax staff of Touche Ross & Co. Chuck is actively involved in individual and business tax planning for the firm’s clients. Chuck also has a practice emphasis in nonprofit and tax exempt organizations. Chuck represents individuals and businesses in matters dealing with the Internal Revenue Service and state revenue departments. Chuck is an Accredited Business Valuator and he oversees the firm’s recruiting efforts and Tax Internship Program.

Chuck attended the University of Kansas, receiving his Juris Doctor of Law and Masters of Business Administration degrees in 1980. He graduated with distinction in 1976 with a B.S. in Business Administration from the same university.

Professional Qualifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Kansas
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), AICPA
  • Attorney, Licensed in Kansas
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Heart of America Tax Institute – Past Chairman
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • United States Tax Court – Admitted to Practice

Community Service (current and past):

  • American Royal Association
    • Ambassador
    • Museum Committee
  • Beta Gamma Sigma – Honorary Academic Society
  • City of Mission Woods – Treasurer
  • Kansas University Alumni Association
  • Leadership Northeast Training Program Alumnus
  • Mission Area Chamber of Commerce – Treasurer
  • Missouri Repertory Theatre – Finance Committee
  • St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church – Assistant Treasurer
  • Denmaster, Den 3, Pack 3193, BSA
  • Young Benefactors of The Rep – President