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Accountant , lawyer

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.

Achievements

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

Works

  • Other Work

    • 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.

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

child:
Beth Anne Houghton

child:
Scott Michael Houghton

child:
Mark David Houghton