T. Walt Dallas
OUTSIDE LEGAL COUNSEL
Bachelor of Professional Accountancy from Mississippi State University, J.D. from the University of Mississippi, School of Law and an LL.M., Masters of Tax, from Southern Methodist University.
Walt Dallas practiced as an attorney for approximately 30 years in the areas of income tax planning, estate tax planning, business succession planning, trust administration, estates, probate, estate planning, corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, asset protection, tax litigation, and related areas.
Mr. Dallas is or has been a member of the Mississippi Bar (Business Law, Estates and Trusts and Taxation Sections), Texas Bar Association, Hinds County Bar Association, Mississippi Financial Planning Association (past President and At Large Board Member), Mississippi State University Estate Planning Counsel, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Estate Planning Council of Mississippi (President), National Association of Estate Planners & Councils, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, Wealth Counsel Member, Advisory Board MSU Insurance Department, and InKnowVision Institute, and former member of the Executive Committee of the Millsaps Estate Planning Council, Belhaven Estate Planning Counsel, and the Mississippi Tax Institute. He was named to the 2008 Honor Roll of the Mississippi Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. He was received the 2012 Hall of Fame Award of the Mississippi Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Walt coauthored a book: The Complete Guide to Estate and Financial Planning in Turbulent Times. Walt is a Tax Advisor in the Bradford Institute, a tax reduction newsletter.
Walt is a frequent speaker and an Approved Course Provider with the Mississippi Department of Insurance Continuing Education. Walt and his wife Angela have 2 children: Luke and Wilson.