Sidney Kess, Tax Attorney and Author, Has Died at Age 97
SEPTEMBER 18, 2023
Sidney Kess, a nationally renowned tax lawyer and accountant, author of hundreds of tax books on financial and estate planning, educator, and a friend to many in the profession, passed away on Sunday at the age of 97. Sidney Kess “At 97 years young, Sid was a constant source of inspiration and I’m so lucky to have known him. He was tireless—and successful—in his commitment to making the accounting profession better for all of us,” said Gail Perry, CPA, editor-in-chief of CPA Practice Advisor.