Instructor Biography

Karen L. Henderson, CPA

Based in WithumSmith+Brown’s Morristown, NJ office, Karen is a tax manager in the firm’s Healthcare Services Group and Not-for-Profit Services Group. She is a licensed certified public accountant in North Carolina with over 20 years of public accounting experience. Karen specializes in tax services pertaining to community benefit, including Schedule H and Code Section 501(r); Form 990; unclaimed property compliance; sales and use tax issues; and IRS and state audit examination representation. A graduate of Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, Karen is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA), and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). She is a member of the NJ-HFMA FACT (Finance, Accounting, Capital and Tax) committee. Karen has been published several times in various HFMA chapter publications, including New Jersey and Connecticut, with her healthcare finance articles and columns. Recent presentations include the WS+B webinar Community Benefit & Form 990 Schedule H Update March 2013; NJSCPA Healthcare Tax Update, September 2012; Metropolitan NY HFMA Form 990 and Healthcare Tax Update, February 2012.