Kate Desai
Managing Director (CPA)
Tysons, VA
Industry Focus
  • Government Contracting
  • Technology & Life Sciences
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
Service Areas
  • Tax
  • International Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Tax Accounting


Kate joined the firm in 2007 and has more than 13 years of experience serving clients in the government contracting, software/technology and professional services industries. Kate has managed and assisted with a variety of tax and advisory projects, including tax return compliance, multi-state planning, international reporting and merger and acquisition assistance.

Kate also manages clients in the firm’s tax accounting practice, assisting with the preparation and review of income tax provisions, identification and documentation of uncertain tax positions and tax reporting for both public and private companies.

Prior to joining DHG, Kate began her career with a regional public accounting firm, primarily serving clients in the real estate and government contracting industries.


Professional Organizations
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)
  • Masters, Business Administration
    George Mason University
  • Bachelors, Accounting
    Elon University

In the Community



  • Certified Public Accountant - VA - 35411

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