Catharine Fairley

Maryland Collaborative Practice Council
3 College Ave #1
Frederick, Maryland 21701
United States
Office: 301-378-0176
Member since 2009
Membership Type: IACP
Profession(s): Financial Professional

As a CPA (I specialize in individual tax planning and preparation) and a CFP practitioner, I can provide specific, independent tax and financial planning advice to a couple that is navigating through a divorce as part of a collaborative team.

Area(s) of Practice: Financial Tax
License(s): CFP ~CPA ~CDFA
Professional Activities: Tax and financial planning practitioner ~Collaborative Council of Western MD member ~Former member of Rotary Club of Carroll Creek (17 years and two term Board member) ~Former Board member of the Community Foundation of Frederick County (as well as a founding member of their Professional Advisor Council; audit committee chair; investment and P&C committees) ~Board member Frederick Mutual Insurance Company (audit committee chair; member of investment and P&C committees) ~Member of the American Institute of CPA's ~Member of the Maryland Association of CPA's ~Member of the Financial Planning Association and its Capital Area Chapter ~Member of Association of Divorce Financial Planners ~Member of Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts ~Treasurer and board member of Community Living Inc. (Frederick, MD)
Education:
Undergraduate:
Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Post-graduate:
Ambassadorial Rotary Scholar, Accounting, Southampton University, Southampton, England
Comments: I currently practice as a financial neutral primarily in Frederick County. I am a member of the Association of Collaborative Professionals, Frederick County. As an active tax preparer and financial planning professional (fee-only), I can assist collaborative participants with tax preparation and planning, as well as financial planning issues that need to be resolved as part of the collaborative process.