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About our firm

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide our clients with the Peace of Mind that comes from working with experienced professionals. Peace of Mind as it relates to every aspect of your financial needs, allowing you to focus on your expertise and growth of your business while we focus on our expertise, the accounting related issues.

How we provide Peace of Mind

We recognize that each business and each business owner’s needs are unique. The best way we can provide you with Peace of Mind is to customize our services to meet your unique needs and approach every accounting, tax, financial planning and management situation as if we had a personal stake in the outcome.

Our History

Kaufman & Nichols, CPA, PC is the result of a merger of the two firms Kaufman & Associates, CPA, PC of Missouri and Micki K. Nichols, CPA, PA of Kansas. As a result of the merger, Kaufman & Nichols, CPA, PC has more than 50 years of combined experience so you can rest easy knowing your financial needs are well taken care of. We have been fortunate to work with many different types and sizes of businesses, providing a variety of accounting, tax and financial planning services.

Our Team

Vickie L. Kaufman, CPA

vickie@kaufmanandnichols.com 816.941.2900

Vickie Kaufman has been a CPA since 1976. She initially worked with the international CPA firm, KPMG, where she received experience in accounting, tax & audit. She also has worked in the private sector with companies such as Kenworth Truck, Ferrellgas and the City of Independence. She has over 20 years experience in public accounting. Vickie is primarily responsible for the tax and financial planning services in the firm.

  • Bachelor of Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Founded Kaufman & Associates, CPA, PC. Co-founded Kaufman & Nichols, CPA, PC.

Micki K. Nichols, CPA

micki@kaufmanandnichols.com 816.941.2900

Micki K. Nichols has been a CPA since 1982. Her initial experience with accounting, tax & audit comes from a local CPA firm. She has spent her entire career in public accounting and also has over 20 years experience. Micki is responsible for accounting and software services.

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Founded Micki K. Nichols, CPA, PA. Co-founded Kaufman & Nichols, CPA, PC.