Ken Chappell, Partner
 (831) 724-2441

Ken Clappell, CPA

Ken Chappell serves a variety of industries and provides business consulting and tax work for global clients.  With each client, his work ethic is the same.  He believes in collaboration, being proactive in identifying solutions, and strong relationships with open communication.  Clients appreciate his commitment and business intelligence, and benefit from Ken’s ability to quickly grasp their financial situation.  He is insightful, resourceful, and forward-looking.  Whether it is investment guidance, business ownership changes, tax deferrals or tax planning, Ken excels at identifying viable solutions and working together with clients to reach their end financial goal.

Ken began his public accounting career in 1974 with a sole proprietor.  He joined Hutchinson and Bloodgood LLP in 1978, and was elected Partner in 1983.

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Areas of Expertise:

  • Tax

Industries Served:

  • Agribusiness
  • Construction
  • Retailers / Wholesalers
  • Insurance
  • Commercial and Retirement Audits


Bachelor of Science; California State University, San Diego
Master of Science in Taxation; Golden Gate University

  • California Society of CPAs
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Founder and Director and Audit Chairman of a local bank

579 Auto Center Drive
Watsonville, CA 95076
Phone (831) 724-2441
Fax (831) 761-2136

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