Ann Holley is a partner and national service line leader of KPMG LLP's (KPMG) State and Local Tax (SALT) practice. She joined KPMG's Charlotte, NC office in 1994. In addition to her role as a partner in SALT group of KPMG's Washington National Tax (WNT) practice, Ann previously served as KPMG's national leader of the Income & Franchise Tax practice.
From 1994 to 1996, Ann was a member of KPMG’s Financial Services Federal Tax practice. During this period, she prepared federal and state income tax returns and financial statement tax provisions. In 1996, she transferred to the SALT practice in Atlanta, focusing on restructuring projects, audit defense, and consulting. Ann transferred to WNT in 2001 and led WNT's SALT group from 2007 to 2011.
Ann is a frequent speaker on various state and local tax issues and serves as a firm resource on state tax provision issues. She has been a presenter at the Georgetown CLE Advanced State & Local Tax Institute, IPT/ABA conferences, and the Paul J. Hartman State & Local Tax Forum. Ann has also contributed articles to numerous publications, including the Journal of Multistate Taxation, the Journal of Taxation of Financial Products, State Tax Notes, and the Multistate Tax Report.
Ann holds a BA degree in public policy analysis from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also received her Master of Accountancy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.