Gary Scarborough
Tax Partner

Gary Scarborough is the Partner in Charge of Whitley Penn’s Austin Office and provides clients with comprehensive solutions in the areas of taxationaccounting, and financial planning. He has extensive experience advising clients in the medicalprofessional services, real estateand construction, manufacturing and distribution, closely held and family-owned businesses as well as high net-worth individuals.

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)

Professional Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • AICPA Personal Financial Planning Section
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA)
  • Austin Chapter, TXCPA
  • Financial Planning Association

Board and Community Service

  • Aledo Education Foundation – Finance Committee


  • B.A. in Accounting, Northeastern State University

Professional Experience

  • Whitley Penn, Austin Office, (2017-Present); Fort Worth Office, (2004-2010)
    • Partner (2017-Present)
    • Tax Manager (2007-2010)
  • JTaylor (2010-2017)
    • Partner (2012-2017)
    • Tax Director (2013-2016)
    • Tax Manager (2010-2012)
  • Buchanan Clarke Schlader, LLP (2003-2004)
    • Staff Accountant
  • WilTel Communications (2001-2003)
    • Accountant