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Senior Advisor:

Gregory B. Capin

Ted R. Batson, Jr.

Partner and Tax Counsel
Professional Practice Leader – Tax


505.50.CAPIN ext. 1105
Areas of Service

Tax law
Nonprofit tax compliance
Tax and accounting
Charitable planned giving

Background

A certified public accountant and licensed attorney, Ted advises exempt organizations of all sizes on a wide range of issues, including tax and employee benefit related matters, representation before state and federal tax authorities, and assistance with firm audit or advisory engagements to formulate advice and counsel on important operating and tax issues. Ted also assists clients with general tax issues, unrelated business income, charitable solicitation, compensation planning and reporting, and missionary employment structures. 

In addition to tax advisory services, Ted also leads the firm’s tax preparation practice, including IRS Forms 990 and 990-T and related state forms.

Prior to joining CapinCrouse, Ted served as Executive Vice President of Professional Services at Renaissance Administration LLC. 

Civic/Professional Involvement

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, member
Missio Nexus Mission Finance and Administration Planning Committee, member
AICPA Trust, Estate, and Gift Technical Resource Panel, past member
AICPA Fiduciary Accounting Task Force, past member

Certifications and Licenses

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Indiana
Admitted to practice law in Indiana

Speaking and Other Service

Ted frequently speaks about charitable tax matters and charitable giving strategies to audiences across the country, including the Missio Nexus Mission Leaders Conference, Christian Leadership Alliance Outcomes Conference, Association of Gospel Rescue Missions Annual Convention, AICPA Advanced Estate Planning Conference, National Conference on Planned Giving, the Advisors in Philanthropy National Conference on Philanthropy, and the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum. He also writes for several publications, including the Journal of Accountancy and The Tax Adviser.

Education

B.A., Asbury University
M.B.A., Indiana University Kelley School of Business
J.D., Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

 

Note: Although licensed to practice law in Indiana, Ted’s services through CapinCrouse do not involve the practice of law and consequently do not result in the creation of an attorney-client relationship.