Troy Gariss


I'm a Principal in CLA's Kansas City office. I serve clients in various industries including private equity and real estate. I have more than 18 years of public accounting and industry experience working with large domestic and multinational corporations.

In my role, I assist individual, partnership and corporate clients in various areas including income tax accounting, income tax compliance, private letter ruling requests, acquisitions, dispositions, reorganizations, earnings and profits calculations, accounting method changes and various other tax consulting services. My work also involves advising clients in areas of tax controversy.


  • University of Missouri, School of Law (JD)
  • Missouri Southern State University (BSBA, Accounting)

In the community

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Missouri Bar
  • Missouri CPA Society
  • Kansas CPA Society