Charles C. Owen

Charles C. Owen

Education:
 
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville (B.S.B.A., 1965; J.D., 1968)
 
Biography:
 
Mr. Owen is the senior tax member in Gill Ragon Owen, P.A., Little Rock, Arkansas, as well as a director and shareholder. He has been a tax practitioner for over 48 years and is well-versed in all aspects of taxation.
Also a Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Owen’s practice focuses primarily in Wealth Preservation Planning. This discipline entails the coupling of traditional estate planning law with the use of Alaskan trusts, family limited partnerships, limited liability companies, and tax planning to significantly reduce or eliminate confiscatory estate taxes and to protect clients’ assets in the event of the occurrence of catastrophic litigation claims.
 
Mr. Owen speaks and writes nationally on a variety of legal and tax topics including tax planning, elder representation, wealth preservation planning, legal ethics, and tax-exempt organizations. Mr. Owen excels at turning complicated tax laws into understandable, practical applications with a touch or two of humor.

Mr. Owen has been named three times as Outstanding Discussion Leader by the Arkansas Society of CPAs. He is also an eight-time recipient of the Arkansas Bar Association’s The Best of CLE and in 2000 was named as the first recipient of The Best of The Best CLE.
 
Mr. Owen is listed in Mid-South SuperLawyers (Probate and Trust). He is also listed in Chambers & Partners USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Corporate/Commercial:Tax) – “described as ‘a very well-respected and knowledgeable tax lawyer,’ and is given ringing endorsements by his peers.”
 
Practice Areas:
 
Estate Planning
Taxation
Nonprofit Organizations
Elder Law
 
Phone: 501.801.3801
Fax: 501.372.3359
Email: owen@gill-law.com