Kris has been successfully representing California taxpayers in property tax matters since 1994. He began his career with Property Tax Assistance Company and currently holds the position of Director with the Altus Group, for their West Coast practice.
While he has represented taxpayers predominantly in personal property, he has also advocated on behalf of clients with issues in real property, sales tax and use tax and city license tax. Throughout his property tax career, Kris has aided companies in a variety of industries and capacities. This includes managing property tax filings, audit defense and representation, negotiations with Assessor’s Offices and Assessment Appeals Board representation. His clients have included companies in the aerospace, apparel, food processing, oil, mining, medical, printing, and semiconductor industries.
Kris has completed and has been awarded certificates from the ASA Machinery and Equipment Appraisal Courses. Kris has his undergraduate degree in business administration from California State University and is licensed to practice law in California.
He has been involved with CATA since its inception, meeting with members of the legislature and other elected officials, to advocate on behalf of taxpayers and their representatives.