Christensen, Carrie

Carrie J. Christensen


Partner Tax Department

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Carrie has over 15 years of experience helping clients with various tax issues and uses her experience to guide clients and provide expert tax answers. She specializes in tax preparation and consulting for clients in the real estate, hospitality, and medical industries. Additionally, Carrie leads KT’s team that specializes in assisting clients in resolving IRS issues.

Carrie enjoys the complexities that her work brings and stays up to date on tax law changes so she can implement her role in disseminating information to staff and clients. She enjoys writing professionally for the firm, including newsletter articles, blogs, and other firm communications. You may have even seen her on the local news a time or two talking about taxes! 

Carrie is a motivated team member at KT and is excited to keep growing in her journey with the firm. As she matures in her career, she is excited to share her knowledge and experience with younger staff members and help guide them in their careers.


  • BS in Business Administration – University of Maryland – University College
  • Master of Business Administration & Management – University of Phoenix

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • South Dakota CPA Society


  • American Red Cross – Central & Western South Dakota Chapter
    • Board Member


When she is not at work, Carrie enjoys spending time with her husband, two daughters, and mini-Aussie. She also enjoys running, yoga, reading, brunches with girlfriends, and spending time outdoors.

Carrie's Latest Posts

KT Insights
April 09, 2024


Monday April 15, 2024, is the federal deadline for filing your 2023 individual income tax return. This is also the l...
KT Insights
February 27, 2024

Understanding IRS Rules for Deductible Business Meals & Entertainment

The IRS allows self-employed taxpayers to deduct certain business meals and entertainment expenses. However, knowing...
February 01, 2024

Tax Legislation Update

On Wednesday (January 31, 2024), the U.S. House of Representatives passed HR 7024 – The Tax Relief for American Fami...