Larry Garrison, Ph.D., C.P.A.
Professor of Accounting
Areas of expertise: Individual and entity taxation
Larry Garrison is the Helen Kemper/Missouri Professor of Accountancy at the Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (Ph.D.), the University of Missouri-Kansas City (M.S.A.) and Central Missouri State University (B.S.B.A.). Garrison is past president of the North American Accounting Society and the Missouri Association of Accounting Educators.
Garrison's research interests include the taxation of individuals and business entities. Garrison has numerous publications in leading tax and accounting journals, including The Journal of the American Taxation Association, The Tax Adviser, TAXES-The Tax Magazine, Practical Tax Strategies, The CPA Journal, Oil, Gas and Energy Quarterly, Journal of State Taxation and The Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives. Garrison has twice received the UMKC Alumni Elmer F. Pierson Outstanding Teaching Award and is the recipient of the Outstanding Accounting Educator of the Year Award from the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants. He has also received the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching and the Governor's Award for Excellence in Education.