Director of State and Local Tax
B.S. in Accounting from the University of Dayton
Dallas Packer currently serves as the State and Local Tax Practice Leader for Whitley Penn and has over 25 years of tax experience in Federal, State, and International Tax matters in Public and Corporate Accounting. Dallas has extensive experience with corporate reorganizations, resolution of tax controversies at both the federal, state, and local levels, transactional planning, due diligence, mergers, acquisitions, and dispositions of business. Dallas has substantial experience in Income and Franchise Taxes, Sales and Use Taxes, Personal Property Taxes, and Business Incentives at the Federal, State and Local Level.
Through his career, Dallas has developed deep relationships with nationally known tax litigators across the United States and has successfully taken and defended aggressive tax positions one of which that ultimately resulted in a landmark taxpayer victory at the U.S. Supreme Court (MeadWestvaco Corp. v. Illinois Department of Revenue).
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT)