Melane Howell CPA - Ohio CPA Firm

Melane Howell, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

Certified tax problem solver, smile generator, “outside the box” thinker.

  • Services:

    • Tax
  • Location:

    • Dublin

Resident of:

Westerville, Ohio

Member of the Rea team since:


Day-to-day activities at Rea:

I provide personalized tax consulting, planning, and compliance services to my clients, develop our tax staff and generate new business.

Topics or areas of expertise that Melane can talk about (even in her sleep):

  • Tax planning for businesses and individuals
  • Business startups
  • Choosing business entity type
  • Healthcare
  • Veterinary practices
  • Profit sharing retirement plans
  • Bonus plan design

How we know she knows what she’s doing:

  • I earned bachelor’s degrees in accounting and business administration from the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina
  • I have over 20 years of industry experience

Furthering her professional development, Melane is involved with:

When she’s not in the office, you can find her:

  • Volunteering as the CPA for the Make it Fit Foundation, a not-for-profit that raises money for autism research, treatment, advocacy, education and family services.
  • Boating & fishing — preferably with my kids
  • Reading on my front porch swing
  • Playing with my dogs
  • Attending sporting and music events