Jon Karp

Jon Karp


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Consulting , Tax

B.A. in Anthropology and Religious Studies, Southern Methodist University
Post graduate studies in Accounting, University of Texas at Arlington and University of Texas at Dallas

Jon Karp has significant experience with taxadvisory and financial services focused on C-corporations, S-corporations, partnerships, and high net-worth individuals. He primarily works with clients in the energy, healthcare, manufacturing, distribution & retail, not-for-profit, professional services, and real estate and construction industries.

Click here to listen to Jon Karp’s episode on our podcast Whitley Penn Talks:
How to Combat The Changing Tax Laws
Tax Year-End Planning Tid Bits


  • Whitley Penn, Dallas Office, (2011-Present)
    • Tax Partner
  • UHY Advisors TX, LLC (2009-2010)
    • Principal, Dallas Tax Practice Leader
  • Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLP (1999-2008)
    • Partner

Board and Community Service

  • Texas Business Hall of Fame – Chairman-Elect
  • Surgent– Continuing Professional Education Instructor
  • Greene Family Camp – Committee Member
  • Temple Emanu-El Brotherhood – Former Board Member and Treasurer
  • HFMA (Healthcare Financial Management Association) – Member
  • Temple Emanu-El Board of Trustees, Mentor
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas, Planning & Allocations Committee

Professional Certifications

  • Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA)
  • Dallas Chapter, TSCPA