Erin M. Towery

Assistant Professor

A322 Moore-Rooker Hall
610 South Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602
Phone Numbers
Work 706-542-3620
Email Address


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation Year
  • Accounting
University of Texas at Austin
  • Taxation
University of Texas at Austin
  • Accounting
Auburn University

Research Interests

  • Tax compliance; Financial reporting; Corporate finance

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

  • Jonathan Cohn, Lillian Mills and Erin Towery. The evolution of capital structure and operating performance after leveraged buyouts: Evidence from U.S. corporate tax returns. Journal Of Financial Economics, 111(2):469-494.
  • Sanjay Gupta, Lillian Mills and Erin Towery. The effect of mandatory financial statement disclosures of tax uncertainty on tax reporting and collections: The case of FIN 48 and multistate tax avoidance. Journal Of The American Taxation Association, 36(2):203-229.
  • Leslie Robinson, Bridget Stomberg and Erin Towery. One size does not fit all: How the uniform rules of FIN 48 affect the relevance of income tax accounting. The Accounting Review , 91(4):1195-1217.
  • Erin Towery. Unintended consequences of linking tax return disclosures to financial reporting for income taxes: Evidence from Schedule UTP. The Accounting Review, Forthcoming.
  • Erin Henry, Norman Massel, and Erin Towery. Increased Tax Disclosures and Corporate Tax Avoidance. The National Tax Journal, 69(4):809-830.