Professionals & Consultants

Kenneth L. Kimble, CPA


6603 Summit Drive Canfield, OH 44406


(330) 758-8613 Fax: (330) 758-0357

Kenneth L. Kimble, CPA

Principal |

Youngstown, Ohio

Ken is a Principal in the HBK offices in Youngstown, Ohio, and a Regional Director of HBK Dealership Solutions. He joined HBK in 1996 and has extensive experience in the areas of audit, review, tax, business consulting, and business valuation. He has been a valuable resource to dealerships in the areas of tax planning, business succession, and financial reporting. He has served as Engagement Manager for many of the firm’s large audits and reviews, and is also a member of the HBK Employee Benefit Plan Audit Group.

Ken’s experience and expertise includes:

  • Evaluating and implementing tax strategies, including the LIFO inventory accounting method
  • Assisting clients with the sale, purchase, or merging of their businesses
  • Representing clients before the Internal Revenue Service and state and local taxing authorities
  • Working with clients on business succession plans and estate planning strategies
  • Helping members of a regional dealership trade association with various tax questions and issues

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting, Kent State University

    Professional/Civic Associations

    • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Member, Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Member, Kiwanis Club of Warren, Ohio
    • Former President, Kiwanis Club of Warren, Ohio
    • Past Board Member, Catholic Charities Regional Agency
    • Past Board Member, Trumbull County Bar Association Grievance Committee