Ms. Donna Lee Longhouse

Ms. Donna Lee Longhouse: Attorney with Allen Dell, P.A.


Donna L. Longhouse practices exclusively in the areas of tax law, trusts and estates. Her practice includes complex tax planning for and representation of individuals, businesses, tax-exempt organizations, and trusts and estates; wealth preservation; business succession planning; representation of individual and corporate fiduciaries; trust and estate administration; charitable planning.

Ms. Longhouse is a frequent lecturer and author on gift, estate, generation-skipping transfer and fiduciary income tax issues, tax-exempt planning, and trust and estate administration. Ms. Longhouse has been an adjunct professor of income tax at Stetson University College of Law.

Ms. Longhouse received her J.D. and LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, and her B.A. from the University of South Florida. She is admitted to the Florida Bar and the U.S. Tax Court.

Ms. Longhouse currently serves as a vice-chair of Gift and Estate Tax in the Federal Tax Division of the Florida Bar Tax Section and is a member of the Asset Preservation and GST Tax Committees of the Florida Bar Real Property and Probate Section. Ms. Longhouse has served on the 13th Judicial Circuit Unlicensed Practice of Law committee, is past president of the Tampa Bay Estate Planning Council, and past co-chair of the Hillsborough County Bar Tax Section. Ms. Longhouse is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, selected for inclusion in Florida Super Lawyers for 2012 and 2013 and as a Best Lawyer in America since 2010, and was named in the 2013 edition of The Legal 500 United States in the area Tax, Domestic — East Coast while she was a shareholder at Fowler White Boggs PA.

Ms. Longhouse is currently Treasurer of the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay, and has served on the boards of The Florida Orchestra, Joshua House, and the Children's Home Society of Florida southwest region. Ms. Longhouse served on the Audit and Finance Committee of the USF Alumni Association, is a proud Life Member of the University of Florida and University of South Florida Alumni Associations, and a member of the USF St Petersburg Community Advisory Council.

Areas of Practice (11)

  • Wealth Preservation
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Estate and Gift Tax
  • Federal Tax
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Settlement and Trust Administration
  • Corporate and Business Services
  • Business and Taxation
  • Probate and Trust Litigation
  • Tax Law
  • Wills

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
866-891-3031  Phone
813-223-5351  Phone
813-229-6682  Fax
University Attended:
University of South Florida, B.A., 1984
Law School Attended:
University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 1993; University of Florida Levin College of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 1994
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Tax Court; 1993, Florida
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Tampa, Florida

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