Watland, Brian

Brian D. Watland


Manager Tax Department

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Brian D. Watland


Manager Tax Department

Brian’s tax expertise is focused in the areas of small businesses, agriculture, and rental properties. He is the former Vice President of Finance at Western Dakota Tech, and he also served as the accounting program director and instructor. Brian is a certified ProAdvisor for QuickBooks.


  • BA in Accounting & Management – Chadron State College
  • Masters in Business Administration – North Dakota State University

Professional Affiliations

  • National Association of Tax Preparers (NATP)


Outside of work, Brian enjoys family time, being a “new grandpa,” outdoor activities in the Black Hills, and reading. He also supports a variety of Custer community activities.

Brian's Latest Posts

KT Insights
January 22, 2024

Guidelines for Deferral of Livestock and Crop Insurance Proceeds

The weather impacts all of us, but it impacts the farmer and rancher financially. Many farmers and ranchers have rec...
KT Insights
January 04, 2024

IRS Announces Counties Eligible to Defer Livestock Sales

Each September the IRS publishes a list of counties for which exceptional, extreme, or severe drought was reported d...
KT Insights
October 09, 2023

AG Producers – Planning Ahead Can Save You Thousands!

During the Fall season, I encourage Ag producers to pause and take some time to get caught up with their yearly book...