Daniel L. Butcher - Strasburger & Price, LLP
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Daniel L. Butcher

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2001
Phone: 214-651-4640

Daniel L. Butcher counsels clients on tax matters, particularly in the areas of state and local taxation. He has extensive experience with matters involving Texas franchise tax, Texas sales and use tax, and other state and local taxes, including administrative appeals, refund claims, and litigation. A significant part of this practice includes representing taxpayers before the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts as well as the agencies responsible for state taxes in many other states in the U.S.

Dan currently serves as Strasburger’s Managing Partner.

Additional Information

Experience — Represented many taxpayers in cases and proceedings seeking Texas state tax refunds or contesting assessments.
  • Assisted numerous private companies in voluntary disclosure of state and local tax liability throughout the United States to reduce exposure to penalty, interest and back taxes.
  • Assisted companies in negotiation of state sales and use tax collection agreements.
  • Assisted taxpayers to reduce sales tax on aircraft and other “large ticket” item purchases.
  • Assisted taxpayers in structuring business operations to reduce state corporate income and franchise tax.
  • Analyzed and advised with respect to state transaction and income tax aspects of numerous mergers, acquisitions, and dispositions.
  • Assisted taxpayers in negotiating and implementing tax incentive and tax abatement agreements.
  • Represented taxpayer in Home Interiors & Gifts, Inc. v. Strayhorn, 175 S.W. 3d 856 (Tex.App.-Austin, 2005, pet.denied) (Texas franchise tax provisions governing “throwback” of out-of-state sales discriminated against interstate commerce and therefore violated Commerce Clause).

    University of DenverThe University of Texas School of LawJ.D. 1984SMU Dedman School of LawLL.M 1989

    Office Location

    901 Main Street, Suite 4400
    Dallas, TX 75202
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Tax Law (Nonprofit Organizations and Charitable Giving, State and Local Tax, Tax-Exempt Organizations)