Erin Houck-Toll is a dual Florida Bar Board Certified Health and Tax attorney, one of only three in the entire state of Florida. She concentrates her practice in the areas of federal and state taxation, including representing taxpayers before the IRS and Florida Department of Revenue. Erin also assists clients in many aspects of business planning, health care law matters, mergers and acquisitions, and intellectual property issues. She also represents nonprofits and tax exempt organizations in various matters, including assisting in initial organization and obtaining tax exempt status. Erin is admitted to practice in the State of Florida and before the United States Tax Court.
Erin also contributes to the firm's Southwest Florida Business and IP Bulletin blog. Her posts include:
In law school, Erin served on the Environmental Law Journal and was granted a certificate in environmental law. She also served as a volunteer for the Earth Justice Defense Fund, doing independent legal research regarding environmental and land use matters.
In 2012, Erin was named as one of Gulfshore Business Magazine’s Top 40 Under 40. She has also been recognized by Florida Super Lawyers® magazine (2009-2011, 2013-2014), noting her work in business and corporate law. Erin is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell. She currently resides in North Fort Myers with her husband.
As a member of the Florida Bar Tax Certification Committee, Erin assists in reviewing applications and making recommendations on lawyers’ applications to become Board Certified in Tax Law. She previously served on the Executive Council for the Tax Section of The Florida Bar.
Erin combines her love of horses and giving back to the community and serves as Vice President of the Board of Directors for Special Equestrians, Inc. (“SE”). SE offers therapeutic horseback riding classes and equine assisted activities to children and adults with disabilities in Lee, Charlotte, Hendry, and Glades counties of Southwest Florida. She also volunteers her time to serving on a United Way Allocation Committee. Erin is a past member of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Committee, where she served as chair of the 2013 Apex Awards.