About Kirk

Kirk Purvis is the Firm’s office managing partner in Portland, Maine. Kirk joined Marcum in 2019 via the merger of Dawson, Smith, Purvis & Bassett, P.A. (DSPB) into Marcum’s New England Region. He has over 20 years of experience providing tax compliance and planning services to a wide variety of businesses and individuals, as well as assurance services for businesses with audit, review, or compilation needs. He is also a certified fraud examiner and has assisted in several cases of employee embezzlement and other forensic accounting investigations.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Maine Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA)
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Thornton Academy, Board of Trustees
  • Thornton Academy Alumni Association, Former President
  • Thornton Academy Athletic Hall of Fame, Chair
  • Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland, Former Board Treasurer
  • Laurel Hill Cemetery, Board Member

Practice Focus

Tax Planning and Compliance
Audits, Reviews & Compilations
Business Consulting


Bachelor of Science in Accountancy,
Bentley University