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Kirk J Purvis CPA, CFE


207.874.0355 ext. 318 Email

Kirk is a 1997 graduate of Bentley University with a B.S. degree in Accountancy. Prior to joining Dawson, Smith, Purvis & Bassett, P.A. in 2001, he worked for a mid-size firm based in South Portland, ME.  Since 2013, Kirk has served as the firm’s President.

Kirk specializes in audits, reviews and tax compliance and planning for businesses as well as tax issues for individuals. He also practices in the specialty area of ERISA audits and is a Certified Fraud Examiner who has assisted in several cases of employee embezzlement and other forensic accounting investigations.

Kirk serves as the President of the Thornton Academy Alumni Association, the Chair of the Thornton Academy Athletic Hall of Fame and was formerly the board treasurer of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland. He resides in Saco with his wife, Abby, two sons, Cole and Quinn, and daughter, Tessa.  He enjoys golf and coaching youth sports.