Tax (Law) in Texas
805 Las Cimas Parkway, Las Cimas III, Suite 350, Austin, Austin, TX 78746
Sprouse Shrader Smith continues to expand its services through experienced attorneys and staff who share the firm’s dedication to providing effective legal services to its clients. Applying their wide-ranging services and multi-disciplinary knowledge, our lawyers continue the Sprouse Shrader Smith tradition of excellence through leadership in various bar associations and professional organizations.
Our members, associates, and staff contribute their time, knowledge, and talent to the community by serving a variety of non-profit and civic organizations.Show more +
Jack Howell is a Member with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC .Jack’s practice focuses on tax law and business organizations, structures, and transactions. Jack focuses on advising affluent families, entrepreneurs, and middle-market, privately held businesses on
- succession and disposition issues
- the form of business entity and structure of business acquisitions
- private mergers and acquisitions
- and dispositions to minimize federal income tax consequences
Jack also counsels prosperous families and private equity principals on wealth preservation and integrated succession planning, including maximizing wealth through liquidity and diversification.
In additions to affluent families, Jack’s clients include agricultural producers and providers; cattle feeding operations and trade organizations; oil, gas and other mineral exploration, development and production enterprises; alternative energy development and producing operations; ranchers; privately owned investment and insurance advisory services firms; and health-care providers. Since moving to the firm’s Austin office, Jack’s clients also include residential and commercial real estate developers and operators, assisting them in tax efficient structuring and transactions.
Jack is an avid golfer, and he and his wife love to travel.
- Business Organizations
- Business Structures
- Business Transactions
- Non-Profit Organizations
- Wealth Planning & Probate
- Agriculture & Agribusiness
- Oil & Gas
- Corporate & Securities
- Real Estate
CERTIFICATIONS / SPECIALIZATIONS
BOARD CERTIFIED - Texas Board of Legal Specialization TAX LAW
ACTIVITIES / AWARDS
- Business Law Foundation