Principal and Tax Counsel

Our principal and tax counsel have extensive experience advising a wide range of nonprofit entities.

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Ted R. Batson, Jr.

Tax Counsel

317.885.2620, ext. 1150
Areas of Service

Tax law
Tax and accounting
Charitable planned giving


As a certified public accountant and tax counsel, Ted advises exempt organizations of all sizes on a wide range of issues. This includes consulting on tax and employee benefit-related matters, representation before state and federal tax authorities, and assistance with firm audit or advisory engagements to formulate advice and counsel on important operating and tax issues. Ted also assists clients with general tax issues, unrelated business income, charitable solicitation, compensation planning and reporting, and missionary employment structures. Prior to joining CapinCrouse, Ted served as Executive Vice President of Professional Services at Renaissance Administration LLC.

Civic/Professional Involvement

Indiana CPA Society, member
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, member
AICPA Trust, Estate, and Gift Technical Resource Panel, member
AICPA Fiduciary Accounting Task Force, past member

Certifications and Licenses

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Indiana
Admitted to practice law in Indiana

Speaking and Other Service

Ted frequently speaks about charitable giving strategies to audiences across the country, including the National Conference on Planned Giving, the Advisors in Philanthropy National Conference on Philanthropy, and the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum. He also writes for several publications, including the Journal of Accountancy and The Tax Adviser.


B.A., Asbury University
M.B.A., Indiana University Kelley School of Business
J.D., Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law