Thomas G. Hineman

Tom is Board Certified in Tax Law with over 40 years’ experience in Business and Personal Tax Planning for a multitude of entities, including partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations as well as individuals. His practice includes structuring partnership and corporation transactions and family business and estate planning.

Tom frequently counsels his clients on the formation and operation of limited partnerships and limited liability companies, as well as business succession planning and wealth transfer planning.  He is also experienced in the planning and implementation of business acquisitions, mergers, and restructuring, for corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies. Although Tom’s practice is centered on tax planning, he often assists in the planning and tax analysis associated with tax litigation matters involving complex substantive tax issues.  He has considerable experience in personal, as well as business tax planning, including tax planning for recovery of damage awards, compensation tax planning, and estate and gift tax planning.

Tom has lectured frequently on a variety of tax planning topics, including tax planning for business acquisitions, oil and gas tax planning, stet implementation of family limited partnerships and limited liability companies.

Tom was admitted to practice in Texas in 1974.


  • LL.M. in Taxation, Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 1976
  • J.D., University of Kansas School of Law, 1974
  • B.S, University of Kansas, 1971

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
    • Tax Section
  • State Bar of Texas
    • Tax Section
  • Dallas Bar Association
    • Member, Board of Advisers and Contributors, Journal of Taxation of Investments
    • Delta Hedge Publications

Publications and Speaking Engagements

  • “Texas Margin Tax, Part II”, Petroleum Accounting and Financial Management Journal, Vol. 26, No. 3, Fall/Winter 2007, Institute of Petroleum Accounting, University of North Texas   
  • Published various articles for the Journal of Taxation of Investments
  • Midland Memorial Foundation's 12th Annual Estate Planning Seminar, Midland – 5/7/09
  • 11th Annual Meadows Collier Taxation Conference, Dallas – 10/27/09  
  • Dallas CPA Society Free CPE Day, Dallas – 5/4/10
  • NCC Audio Conference Partnership and LLC Agreements, Dallas – 7/22/10
  • Panhandle Chapter/TSCPA Tax Institute, Amarillo – 8/25/10
  • TSCPA Tax Institute, Richardson & San Antonio – 11/15/10 & 11/16/10 
  • National Constitution Center Audio Conferences, Dallas – 12/7/10
  • 13th Annual Meadows Collier Taxation Conference, Dallas – 10/25/11  
  • Permian Basin Chapter/TSCPA CPE Expo, Odessa – 11/3/11
  • Panhandle Chapter/TSCPA Tax Institute, Amarillo – 8/23/12
  • Dallas CPA Society's Member Appreciation Series, Dallas – 9/19/12
  • Tax Planning Basics for the Small Business Owner ACPEN Broadcast, Plano  – 1/23/14
  • 18th Annual Meadows Collier Taxation Conference, Dallas – 10/25/16
  • Accounting Continuing Professional Education Network (ACPEN) Webcast, Dallas – 11/15/17
  • Twenty-Seventh Annual Institute on Estate Planning sponsored by the Amarillo Area Estate Planning Council, Amarillo – 4/30/18
Thomas G. Hineman
Thomas G. Hineman
  • phone (214) 744-3700
  • toll-free 800.451.0093
  • fax 214.747.3732
Areas of Practice
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