KLR Newsroom KLR and Freshman & Ferraro, P.C. Merger Expands International Tax Practice January 04, 2015 KLR a premier accounting and business consulting firm, today announced that it has merged with the respected team of professionals at Freshman & Ferraro, P.C. Specialized Skills -- Expatriate Services KLR a premier accounting and business advisory firm, today announced that it has merged with the respected team of professionals at Freshman & Ferraro, P.C. The merger is effective as of 1/1/2015. The merger is part of KLR’s strategic plan to strengthen its international tax practice in Boston. The experienced professionals will provide depth and knowledge to our growing international tax services team, adding resources to serve our clients. Freshman & Ferraro, P.C. is recognized for its expertise in international taxation; particularly, foreign businesses and individuals entering the US market. “Joining forces with KLR makes a lot of sense for our firm because it gives us the opportunity to expand the services we provide to our clients," says Ken Freshman. "Add to this KLR’s strength, depth and resources and we knew it was the right move." We are fortunate to have Ken Freshman and JoAnn Ferraro join our team, states Alan Litwin, Managing Director. “Bringing their specialized skills to KLR allows us the opportunity to expand our services and offer hard-to-find expertise. Ken, JoAnn and their team’s extensive experience with international tax matters will add significantly to KLR’s ability to provide sophisticated tax advice.” Ken Freshman and JoAnn Ferraro will join KLR as Principals and five additional staff members will join the firm as part of the merger.