Kevin Buffington



Managing Director

Kevin Buffington is a managing director in the Austin office. He has more than 35 years of experience as a utility and industrial appraiser focusing on cost of capital, cost analysis, unit appraisal valuation, and related property tax code issues.

Prior to Kroll, Kevin was the Central Regional Leader and Austin Practice Leader for Thomson Reuters Complex Properties OneSource Property Tax team where he provided engagement leadership and training to national service providers for all areas of complex properties.
Prior to Thomson Reuters, Kevin was the National Director of Operations for Complex Property Tax Services at Deloitte Tax. He started his career with the State Property Tax Board of Texas and work for Capitol Appraisal Group for nine years.
Kevin received his B.S. in Business from St. Cloud State University with an emphasis in real estate, finance and appraisal. Kevin is a certified Senior Property Tax Consultant in Texas. While at Capitol Appraisal Group, Kevin completed all requirements and certifications as a Registered Professional Appraiser. He also served on the Texas Taxpayers & Research Association (TTARA) Board of Directors from 2008 to 2011 and is currently on the TTARA Board.




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