Brett Kennedy, CPA, Shareholder, Tax Services

Brett Kennedy, CPA Shareholder, Tax Services

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Phone: 615-309-2310
Fax: 615-309-2610




Brett Kennedy is a Partner in the LBMC Tax practice.

He has more than thirteen years of public accounting experience providing tax services.

Brett serves a variety of industries including healthcare, restaurant, technology, venture capital, and professional service organizations.

His experience includes income tax accounting under ASC 740, federal and state tax compliance for corporations and partnerships, buy-side tax due diligence for middle market private equity firms, and partnership tax consulting/modeling.

Prior to joining LBMC, Brett was a senior manager in Ernst & Young LLP’s Business Tax Services group.


  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Community Involvement

Brett is a member of the Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).  He served in the United States Marine Corps Reserves from 1998 through 2004, and continues to support the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation.

In addition, Brett volunteers his time and support of the Thisbe and Noah Scott Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to the research and awareness for children and families affected by pediatric neuromuscular diseases.

Outside the Office

Outside the office, you’ll find Brett trying to find time to play golf, often thinking about running/exercising but only occasionally doing so, and frequently calling a professional to come fix a home improvement project gone wrong!  Brett resides in Nashville with his wonderful wife Mandy, his lovely daughter, Harper, and his “King of the House” dog, Cooper.


  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Master of Accountancy with a concentration in the area of Taxation; Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a minor in Accounting
“The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax!”
Albert Einstein