Our Company

K&R Tax is a small business tax firm that specializes in income tax return preparation. We prepare tax returns starting with a simple 1040 all the way up to large S-Corporations, C-Corporations, and Partnerships. We even do trust and estate tax returns and death tax returns.

Richard Lowry

Richard Lowry grew up in Southeast Idaho where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. He worked for Deloitte and Touche in the state of Alaska for 2.5 years in the tax preparation and auditing division. He has also been the Director of Audit for the state of Alaska and the Financial Controller for various software companies as well as several law firms. He maintained a small tax practice for 25 years before partnering with his wife Kelly to form K&R Tax.

Kelly Lowry

Kelly Lowry also grew up in a small town in Southeast Idaho. She received her Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the Utah State University. After 20 years in her profession, she changed her career path and partnered with Richard to form K&R Tax in 2010. She is a Registered Tax Return Preparer.

Seth Coombs

Seth was born and raised in Logan Utah. He obtained his Bachelor Degree in Accounting from Utah State University, he will finish his Masters of Accounting Degree from Southern Utah University this fall. He specializes in Partnership, and S-Corporation tax returns. As well as QuickBooks and entity structure. In his spare time he enjoys playing sports and spending time with his wife McCall and their two sons Krew, and Jarren.

Taylor Ashby

Taylor Burley Ashby grew up in Chandler, AZ. She is married with two young children and living in Mesa. She received her Associate’s of Arts with an emphasis in Health Science for Physical Therapy and Athletic Training at Chandler-Gilbert Community College. She then changed her course to Accounting when she transferred to Arizona State University. She is currently a senior at ASU and will soon graduate with her Bachelor’s in Accounting.

Dakoda Peterson

Dakoda Peterson grew up here in Arizona and is finishing school at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State where he will be graduating with a degree in Accountancy and also Finance. He prepares tax returns for individuals and businesses. He also works as a financial advisor and is capable of helping individuals in many different financial capacities including retirement, investing, life insurance, and planning for the future.

Tyler Bigler

Tyler Bigler grew up in Denver, Colorado and moved to Arizona in 2006. He is currently studying Accountancy at Arizona State University’s W.P Carey School of Business and is expected to complete his CPA licensing by fall of 2018. He has previous experience as a Paralegal preparing various legal documents for a local law firm. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling with his wife and coaching as the head varsity coach for a local high school’s men’s volleyball team.

Diane Carey

Diane Carey grew up in Southeastern Idaho. During high school she lived in Porto Ferreira Brazil for a year as an exchange student with Rotary International Club. She attended college in Utah and then worked in Idaho until moving to Arizona in 2000. She is the controller at a local private golf course. She enjoys spending time traveling, cooking, outdoors and with her 2 daughters.

Brynne Bohman

Brynne Bohman grew up in the small city of Eagle Mountain, Utah before moving to Arizona in 2013. Brynne is currently a junior at Desert Ridge High School and plans on serving an LDS mission after graduation. She plans on attending college at Northern Arizona University. Brynne started working for K&R Tax in February of 2016 as an office assistant and is now a data entry specialist and file prep expert.