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James Lowell Houghton

James Lowell Houghton, American accountant, lawyer. Bar: Kansas 1954; Certified Public Accountant, Oklahoma. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Oklahoma Society Certified Public Accountant's (chairman tax committee 1977), Oklahoma Institute Taxation (president Oklahoma City chapter 1966), Indiana Petroleum Association American (tax committee since 1978).

Background

  • Houghton, James Lowell was born on December 19, 1930 in Concordia, Kansas, United States. Son of Elmer Lowell and Nellie Jeanette (Rintoul) Houghton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Kansas University, 1952. Bachelor of Laws, Kansas University, 1954.

    Career

    • Tax staff, tax manager Ernst & Young, Tulsa, 1956-1963, office director taxes Oklahoma City, 1963-1973, partner Oklahoma City and Tulsa, since 1966, southwest regional director taxes, 1973-1986, office director taxes Tulsa, since 1985. Coordinator Energy Advisers, Tulsa, 1984-1985.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kansas 1954; Certified Public Accountant, Oklahoma.

    Works

    • Editor Ernst & Young Oil and Gas Federal Income Taxation, 1977, Taxation of Mining Operations, 1982. Associate editor Oil and Gas Tax Quarterly, 1960-1963. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Oklahoma Society Certified Public Accountant's (chairman tax committee 1977), Oklahoma Institute Taxation (president Oklahoma City chapter 1966), Indiana Petroleum Association American (tax committee since 1978).

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Jane Bowdish, June 5, 1954. Children: Beth Anne, Scott Michael, Mark David.
    • father: Elmer Lowell Houghton
    • mother: Nellie Jeanette (Rintoul) Houghton
    • spouse: Barbara Jane Bowdish
    • children: Beth Anne Houghton
    • Scott Michael Houghton
    • Mark David Houghton
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    Born December 19, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1952
      Kansas University
    • 1954
      Kansas University