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Five Tips To Build A Healthy Company Culture by Scott Terry

Like many Houston Metro business owners, you probably set some goals for 2020.So ... hmmm ... how are you doing on those?Based on data collected by Statistic Brain, 27.4 percent of people typically abandon their resolutions within a week. Within two weeks of January...

Scott Terry’s 2019 Personal Income Tax Documents List

So yes ... you run a business.Which affords you some massive opportunities not available to Houston Metro wage employees on your PERSONAL taxes (depending, of course, on how everything is set up for you).So that likely means that you have a couple different tax...

Influence and Leadership In The Digital Age by Scott Terry

Here's a truth that some Houston Metro entrepreneur-types HATE to acknowledge: uptight accountants are a useful bunch.One of the things we really like, btw, is getting AHEAD of the game for our Houston Metro clients.Which, regardless of your entity structure, means...

The Three Kinds of Customers For Houston Metro Businesses

Bar none, the most important asset in your Houston Metro business is your client and customer list. This is even true if you are in a "capital-intensive" business with significant material assets. In fact, I'd be very interested to hear someone make a strong case that...

Protecting Your Focus At All Costs by Scott Terry

War drums beating in Iran.Impeachment (?) proceedings. Democratic primaries.Weird economic signals.There is literally SO MUCH that can rob you of your greatest asset as we move forward into 2020.And in case it wasn't obvious, I'm talking about your focus.As a local...

How TST Accounting, LLC Plans to Make 2020 Our Best Year Ever

By the time you actually get to reading this, there is a very good chance that you're reading a voice from the last decade. 🙂 I make it a practice to prepare my posts to Houston Metro clients and friends a few days in advance, and RIGHT NOW, it is still 2019.But 2020...

Scott Terry’s Annual Holiday Prayer

In this holiday season full of conflict and impeachment, I'm ever more encouraged to see outside of my own situation, and practice empathy for those around me.And as the years go along, I'm increasingly aware of how this holiday season is a time of joy for many, as...

Will Your Houston Metro Company Be Giving Year-End Bonuses?

The plot to one of the most iconic Christmas movies of all time, Christmas Vacation, centers on one holiday hope: the year-end bonus.Clark Griswold, as "the last true family man", decides he will use his promised year-end bonus to install a pool in his family's...

Raise Prices For Your Houston Metro Business

Let me start out by once again reminding you that we are nearing year-end (as if you really needed my reminder).And Houston Metro business owners are extremely well-positioned to make a dent through proper tax planning more than any other population.We're right here,...

Happy Thanksgiving 2019 from TST Accounting, LLC to you and yours

Right in the middle of the bloody depths of civil war, President Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday of November as a national day of Thanksgiving which should take place every year.His entire Thanksgiving proclamation (written by his Secretary of State, William...