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M. Kent Moorhead, II

Partner, CPA

Kent focuses his accounting practice on the natural resources, construction, transportation, manufacturing, and real estate sectors and has more than 18 years of experience. Kent has experience in all aspects of tax compliance and consulting services. He is a key partner in our energy and utilities and construction and real estate groups. His tax expertise has been sought out by The Fiscal Times.


  • Member of the firm’s energy and utilities industry group, natural resource tax specialist
  • Member of the firm’s construction and real estate industry group, Pittsburgh region tax liaison
  • Provides tax compliance to multi-jurisdictional corporate, partnership, and individual clients
  • Provides tax planning related to transactions involving mergers, acquisitions, and divestures
  • Provides audit representation to assist clients with the tax audit process to minimize tax assessments related to federal, state, and local examinations
  • Pittsburgh region international tax liaison
  • Licensed CPA in Pennsylvania


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)
  • Allegheny Tax Society
  • Pennsylvania Independence Oil and Gas Association (PIOGA)
  • Speaker for Pittsburgh Area CFMA forums
  • Speaker for manufacturing distribution and technology (MDT) and construction and real estate (CRE) forums


St. Francis University
Bachelor of Science

Continuing Education

  • AICPA National Construction Industry Conference
  • AICPA National Oil and Gas Industry Conference
  • PIOGA Oil and Gas Accounting and Tax Conference 2014
  • PICPA Natural Gas Industry Conference
  • PICPA Construction Industry Conference
  • Taxation on Private Equity Transactions
  • Oil and Gas Taxation, University of Tulsa ( Dr. Patrick Hennessee)