Kayla Maxey, CPA
Manager, R&D Tax Credit Services
A manager in Aprio’s Tax practice, Kayla helps companies save money by securing R&D Tax Credits and meals and entertainment deductions. She brings more than five years of experience to Aprio clients, with a focus on the pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries. She has worked with companies ranging in size from small startups to Fortune 500 businesses.
Kayla identifies tax savings opportunities for clients and assists them with calculating and producing the necessary documentation to secure those credits. She specializes in technical writing, providing the strong qualitative support clients need to substantiate credit claims. Additionally, she’s an excellent project manager who brings peace of mind to clients that their documentation and necessary forms will be completed accurately and on time.
Kayla also works with clients to identify and secure international R&D services. These include services relating to Canada’s Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax incentive program, as well as R&D tax credits for companies operating in the United Kingdom.
Kayla earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Mercer University and her Masters of Accounting from the University of Georgia. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.