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Haynes and Boone, LLP

Michael Threet

Michael Threet



  • Capital Markets and Securities
  • Corporate Strategic M&A
  • Energy Investment Funds and MLPs
  • Finance

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Michael Threet's practice concentrates in the areas of federal and state taxation of investment funds, corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and individuals.

Michael's experience includes tax and business planning for corporate acquisitions, reorganizations, and liquidations; business and real estate transactions; debt and equity offerings; and investment fund, corporate, partnership, and limited liability company formations and operations, as well as federal and state tax controversies.

Michael is a certified public accountant (inactive).

Bar Admissions



LL.M., Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1994
J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 1991
B.A., Hendrix College, 1985
Areas of Practice

Capital Markets and Securities | Corporate Strategic M&A | Energy Investment Funds and MLPs | Finance | Fund Formation and Management | Investment Management | Joint Ventures | Mergers and Acquisitions | Power and Renewables | Private Equity | Real Estate | REITs and REMICs | Tax | Tax Controversy | Technology Mergers and Acquisitions | Venture Capital and Emerging Company


Change in Tax Law Provides Window of Opportunity to Investors
Haynes and Boone, LLP, October 2018

Under newly enacted Section 1400Z of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (the “Code”), beginning on December 22, 2017, taxpayers may defer, and in some cases partially eliminate, capital gains by making certain investments in “qualified opportunity zones.” A qualified opportunity zone is a “population census tract” in a state designated low-income community...

Partners Need to Consider Amending Partnership Agreements to Address New Partnership Audit Rules
Haynes and Boone, LLP, December 2017

New rules found in Internal Revenue Code sections 6221 through 6241, as amended by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, govern IRS tax audits of partnerships, limited liability companies, and other entities and arrangements classified as partnerships for U.S. federal income tax purposes. The changes made by these rules will significantly impact partners in partnerships and careful attention should be paid to these rules by all partners in partnerships...

New Year's Resolution – State Tax Compliance
Haynes and Boone, LLP, February 2017

As small and medium-sized businesses grow and expand, it is common for them to do business outside their home state; sometimes through the internet and other times by having “boots on the ground.” For example, having employees travel to other states to promote sales, providing assistance to customers, attending trade shows, and engaging in other business activities...

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