Firm Profile

Powell, Ebert & Smolik, P.C. is an Austin, Texas based firm of Certified Public Accountants founded in 1992 when Big Four accounting firm tax partners Daniel B. Powell, III, Vernon J. Ebert and Jim B. Smolik joined their practices together. In 1996 Robert A. Schriber became a shareholder. The firm has consistently grown each year and is ranked among the largest locally owned CPA firms in the Austin area. Together, the firm's principals have collectively served the Austin community for over 90 years and have a combined total of over 50 years tax experience with Big Four firms.

Powell, Ebert & Smolik is committed to meeting the changing needs of our clients. Therefore, our practice encompasses all areas including:

* Income, Estate & Gift Taxation and Planning * Planning and Consulting Services for Individuals and Closely Held Businesses * State and Local Taxation * Internal Revenue Service Representation * Business Valuation * Litigation Support We believe that providing these services requires personal attention and the firm serves a broad range of clients in the professional service, technology, real estate, manufacturing, financial, entertainment, oil and gas, and retail industries.

Our twenty-five tax professionals with diverse backgrounds and complementary talents provide both traditional accounting services and specialized consultation services in a variety of areas. In keeping with our commitment to high standards of quality and personal service, our employees have been actively involved in community service through various organizations, including service on the boards of Austin Rotary Club, the Dell Children's Hospital Foundation, Catholic Diocese of Austin, United Way-Austin, The Austin Symphony Orchestra, Extend-A-Care, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Young Men's Business League, CASA, the Women's Chamber of Commerce, St. Michael's Academy, Caritas and others.