• Accounting

    We provide fast and accurate accounting services. Our thorough and dedicated staff are always available to help guide you in the right direction. Knowing that you have a company you can trust with your personal or financial business is a relief for every client.
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  • Tax Preparation

    Tax preperation can be very time consuming and stressful for an individual or business. It is often a relief to know you can count on a reputable company to answer your questions and help you through the tax season. In addition, we will provide you with the maximum tax savings and planning that you deserve.
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  • Consulting

    S. T. Kim Company provides personalized one on one consulting for individuals and businesses. It can be a struggle to know where to begin when preparing your taxes or something as large as starting a new company. With over 30 years of consulting experience you can feel secure in knowing you are speaking with a Professional CPA.
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  • Auditing

    Auditing requires a great deal of preparation and planning. It can be a time consuming part of doing business and with our many years of experience in this field we are able to make it a more streamlined service for our valued clientele.
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President and Founder – Henry S Kim, CPA.

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Henry S. Kim, CPA, graduated from Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea,with a Bachelors of Science in Economics, and Syracuse University,USA with a Masters of Science in Accounting. Henry worked for Adolf & McIntire, CPA’s, located in Washington, DC as a staff accountant. He also prepared nationwide corporation and partnership income tax returns for General Business Services, Inc., in Washington, DC. He also served as a controller at Times Crescent Publishing Company,Inc., located in LaPlata, MD, and as a controller and business manager for The National Center for Community Action, Inc., in Washington, DC. In 1981, Henry established his own CPA firm and he now has two offices in Silver Spring and Baltimore, serving business owners and individuals, in MD, Virginia, Washington, DC, New Jersey, New York and nationwide.

As President of S.T.Kim Company, he serves multi-ethnic groups of clients in diverse industries from retail and manufacturing to professionals and non-profit organizations. Surpassing basic accounting services such as tax preparation, audit representation, record keeping and payroll, he also assists clients in business acquisitions and management, obtaining business licenses, and other necessary obligations for their business, continuously offering unlimited consultation on tax matters and much more.

Mr.Kim also donated an immense amount of time to the local community by acquiring non-profit exemption status from the IRS for various community organizations such as Korean American Grocery Organization of Maryland (KAGRO), Korean Businessmen’s League (KBL), Korean School of Baltimore, various Korean churches and Sejong Scholarship Foundation of America, of which he was an executive director. He has been a guest speaker for various organizations and conducted a workshop entitled " How to Grow Your Business and Personal Wealth and Still Plan for Taxes“, in 2004.

Furthermore, he wrote and published “Bilingual Guide for Small Businessmen”, is a co-founder of the Korean Language Program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and for ten years worked for the Korean Broadcasting Company, where he received an award of distinguished honor as an outstanding current affairs and business and tax commentator. In addition, he hosted a tax program with WINKS broadcasting company in Rockville, Maryland for two years. Henry is also the advisor for the Advisory Council on Democratic Peaceful Unification in Washington (ACDPU), and served as Vice Chairperson for Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission under Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich. He is currently Chairman of the Korean Business Enterprise Association, Inc.

Lastly, in 2002, 2006 and 2007 he was awarded separate citations from the Maryland State Governors, Paris Glendening and Robert Ehrlich, and in 2002 from the Mayor of Baltimore City, Martin O’Malley, for Distinguished Public Services.

Henry S Kim received a Presidential Award in 2009 from Korean President Myung-bak Lee for public service in the area of obtaining a nonprofit exemption from the IRS for the Advisory Council for Democratic and Peaceful Unification. He also received recognition for humanitarian aid in the unification of Korea. In 2012 he received a Maryland Governor Citation from Governor Martin O'Malley for community service in Maryland.

Mr. Kim was chairman of The Korean Society of Maryland from 2012 to 2013.

General Administrator – Bridget Vaughan

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Bridget Vaughan, been with S.T. Kim & Company since May 2011, working in the Baltimore office. She graduated From Loch Raven High School in 2006. After she completed High school, she went to the Community College of Baltimore County and received her Associates in Fine Arts in 2009. Finally, Bridget went to Towson University and graduated With a Bachelors of Science in 2010, majoring in Digital Art and Design.

Bridget’s job consists of a wide range of duties as office administrator. She answers the multi-line telephone system, assists callers with their requests, and handles any correspondences with the State Departments and Federal Agencies. She is very involved in the start up operations of the clients’ business; including filing for Federal Identification Numbers, State Withholding, Sales Tax and Unemployment
accounts, applying for Business Licenses, and Food and Zoning Permits. Bridget is also responsible for filling out applications to apply for Food Stamps, Lottery, Workman’s Compensation, and the WIC Program. Bridget also represents the clients for the IRS,Sales Tax and Workman’s Compensation audits. In addition, she is responsible for scheduling and distributing assignments for company employees under the direction of Mr. Kim.

Chief Tax & Accounting Director – Andrew Chee

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Andrew Chee, graduated cum laude from the University of Maryland with a Bachelors of Science degree in accounting. He has 24 years of experience in the tax, accounting and management consulting fields. He is also the chief tax and accounting director of S.T. Kim Company, LLC.

Mr. Chee’s experience ranges from work with individual, corporation, partnership, non-profit, estate and trust, and gift tax returns. With this, he also executes the tax planning and analysis for these clients,as well as compiling and reviewing financial statements for profit and non-profit organizations. All government compliance work, such as payroll and sales tax returns filling is additionally among his
responsibilities. Specializing in management consultation process,such as business evaluations when buying and/or selling an entity, Andrew handles tax litigation services, preparing offers in compromise for individual and corporate cases. He also specializes in hardware/software installation for the accounting system.

Furthermore, he is accountable for setting up corporations, limited liability corporations, and trusts; assisting in obtaining non-profit exemptions from the IRS and state governments; tax audit representation, preparing all necessary audit documents for the US Government, sales tax divisions and insurance agencies; and accomplishing many special projects for clients such as billing and bookkeeping systems, all while maintaining S.T. Kim Company’s computer accounting hardware and software systems and training other staff members how to use them efficiently, thus proving himself an essential asset to the company.

Tax & Acct Director – Chad Zimmerman

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Chad Zimmerman, is a graduate of Towson University with a degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in management. He made the dean’s list, and is a member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. He joined S.T. Kim Company in December 2005. He is an assistant to the chief tax and accounting director, and provides support to the entire company.

He is currently responsible for preparing and mailing correspondence to the clients. Chad is gaining knowledge of sales tax preparation, maintenance of general ledgers, and federal tax deposit preparation. Chad is also providing on-site billing, bookkeeping, and payroll systems services at various clients’ business locations.

Bookkeeper – Charlotte Reges

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Charlotte Reges, is a graduate of the Community College of Baltimore County with an AA degree in Accounting. She also has a BA in American Studies from McDaniel College. Charlotte began working at ST Kim Company in November of 2013 in the Baltimore office.

Charlotte is an assistant to Mr. Kim, handling many miscellaneous projects and assignments. She handles client billing, collections, email and correspondence. She helps clients apply for business licenses, SNAP and WIC. Charlotte is also responsible for many online tasks and assignments. She does data collection and mailings. Furthermore, Charlotte has taken on the task of applying for Homeowner Tax Credits and preparing Personal Property Returns for the State Department of Assessments & Taxation. She also works on bank funding applications.

Youngja L. Kim, Consultant

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Youngja Kim, graduated magna cum laude from Ewha Woman’s University with a Bachelor’s in English. She went on to obtain a Master’s of Science in Education from Indiana University, and a Ph. D in Linguistics and Education from the University of Michigan. Furthermore, she completed undergraduate accounting courses. She served as a Student Ambassador to the United States, has taught English and Korean classes, and has served as a co-director of the Bilingual/Bicultural ISD (Instructional Systems Development) Master’s Program and has been serving as an ESL (English as a Second Language)/Foreign Languages Specialist at the Department of Student Support Services at University of Maryland, Baltimore County. S.T. Kim Company takes pride in going above and beyond, assisting clients in obtaining business licenses and permits.

Youngja’s foremost responsibility with the company is being a part-time license consultant. She acquires the necessary licenses from their designated courthouses and government buildings, traveling throughout Maryland, Washington DC, Virginia, and other states.