Douglas C. Miller


Douglas C. MillerManaging Partner

Doug serves as managing partner of the firm of Miller Haviland Ketter, a CPA firm, which he founded in 1983.  The firm has grown to its current staffing level of twelve professionals and one full-time clerical staff, with additional seasonal staffing as needed; nine of the professionals are Certified Public Accountants.  Previously affiliated with Touche Ross & Co. as a tax consultant and tax manager, Doug served the tax needs of numerous small businesses and financial institutions.  He was regional director of taxation for the savings and loan industry.

Doug began his accounting career in 1974 after graduation from the University of Kansas Law School.  He earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the same university in 1971 and received his CPA certificate in 1976.

Doug serves small business clients with industry specializations in real estate, transportation, hospitality, retail and insurance. He works with individuals in addressing estate and gift tax, income tax and retirement planning needs. He has represented businesses and individuals before the IRS, IRS Appeals and the Tax Court as well as state and local taxing jurisdictions.

Professional Qualifications:

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

Community Service (current and past):

  • Kansas University Alumni Association –Board Member & Audit Committee Chmn
  • St. Luke’s Hospital – Past Board Member & Audit Committee Chairman
  • St. Luke’s Health Systems – Past Board Member
  • Consolidated Fire District #2 – Past Chairman & Treasurer
  • Bishop Spencer Place – Past President & Treasurer
  • St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church – Past Treasurer
  • American Royal Association – Past Board Member
  • Heart of America Council of Boy Scouts of America (BSA) – Past Board Member
  • Troop 91 of BSA – Past Asst. Scoutmaster
  • Kansas City Club – Past President & Treasurer
  • Mission Hills Country Club – Past President, Treasurer & Secretary
  • Sigma Chi Alumni Association of Kansas City – Past President
    KU Sigma Chi House Corporation – Treasurer
    KU Sigma Chi Educational Foundation – Treasurer
    K U Alumni Association – Life Member
    Chancellor’s Club (KU) – Member
    Centurion alumnus (Greater KC Chamber of Commerce)