Karen is a principal partner in Crayton and Vilt LLC. Karen is an attorney and a CPA. She has over 35 years’ experience practicing tax in public accounting and in industry. Her experience includes time at Ernst and Whinney, Coopers and Lybrand, El Paso Corporation, and Direct Energy. She has experience in all aspects of taxation including personal, corporate, fiduciary, and partnership taxation. She has several years’ experience in SALT (state and local taxation).
Her law practice included the practice of probate and estate tax planning, bankruptcy law, family law, and corporate formation. Karen received her Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from the University of Maryland in 1984 and her law degree from South Texas College of Law in 1992.
When not preparing tax returns, Karen enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Karen is also an active volunteer with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.