G. Michael “Mike” Wilson is the Founder of Equitax Property Consultants, Ltd., the precursor to Wilson & Franco, and a licensed Texas Senior Property Tax Consultant. Mike started the company as a part time business in 1992, and quickly grew it to be a formidable advocacy for taxpayer rights and remedies. Mike designed and developed the case basis for managing complex property valuation appeals for a broad variety of properties for Texas and national taxpayers.
Mike has worked in real estate brokerage since 1976, specializing in marketing Houston CBD properties, and in office and retail leasing and investments. His real estate development company, Principium, Inc., developed office, retail and residential properties in Houston and Austin. Mike is an avid flyfisher and for many years owned a retail flyfishing shop in Houston, Texas.
Mike is a member of several organizations including the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (IPT, where he has been a featured speaker), the Texas Association of Property Tax Professionals (TAPTP), and the international council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). Mike received his BBA in Marketing from the University of Texas (Austin). He has authored articles on specialized property tax issues including Rent Stratification and Quantification and Extraction of Intangible Business Enterprise Value.