J. F. "Jack" Howell III

Amarillo: 806.468.3345
Austin: 512.615.6658


Jack Howell is a Member with Sprouse Shrader Smith PLLC and serves on the firm’s Executive Committee.  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 structure, operation, transaction, succession and disposition issues, the form of business entity and structure of business acquisitions, private equity transactions, 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. 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.

You can also follow Jack’s Tax Blog: Tax Law and Business Organization Strategy Domain

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