Crystal Gates - Briggs & Veselka

Tax Partner, International Tax Services, CPA

About Crystal



Crystal works closely with multinational companies and their owners in providing both domestic and international tax planning, consulting, and compliance services.

Her broad experience enables her to provide comprehensive value-added services with an emphasis on efficient tax structure, risk management, and facilitating successful growth for a client’s business at home and abroad.

Crystal has worked with firms throughout the world through her global network of professional services firms.

She focuses on building a team of quality in-country advisors and specialists to collaborate in providing the best strategies for her clients while navigating the global marketplace.

During her 20-year career, she has focused her practice on middle-market entrepreneurial companies, working side-by-side with business owners to help grow their businesses worldwide.

Crystal has authored and presented at various tax-planning seminars and continuing professional education events on a wide array of technical tax issues ranging from federal tax updates, IRS controversy, and international taxation.


  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA) and its Houston Chapter
  • International Tax Forum of Houston, Treasurer


  • Certified Public Accountant - Texas


  • University of Colorado
    • BSBA in Accounting
  • University of Denver
    • Masters of Taxation

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