For Small Businesses

What our Clients are saying

Scott takes a long view of a client’s financial goals — whether personal or business — he does not simply churn out annual tax returns or prepare financial statements.

Takes the long view

Establish Greater Profitability and Business EffICIENCY!

Your business’ profitability and operational efficiency are at the center of your business’ success!

Our experience, resources, and attention to detail make our accounting services second-to-none. As an experienced accounting team, we look forward to the opportunity to help transform your business’ financials as we work with you to establish short- and long-term strategies for growth and profitability.

Working with us and enlisting our business services could make all the difference!

Whether you need help starting a business, cleaning up your bookkeeping, setting up QuickBooks, handling payroll, or you crave some much-needed business coaching or other strategic consulting, we have been doing this for years, and stay on top of all of the new regulations to help you take the most advantage possible. Legally, and ethically — and profitably.

We work with our clients in a relational way to help them experience the financial success they desire — whether the business is just an idea, relatively new, or a well-established entity. Whether small, large, or in need of some special attention, we have the experience you need so that you can focus on what your business does best.

 

Tax Return Review and 2018 TCJA Planning Session for Houston Metro Businesses

I'm going to take a moment to address you who might NOT be using our services thus far. There's a word or two for current TST Accounting, LLC clients here as well, but allow me to explain. You see, sometimes, you just know you need to make a change, but the timing...

Five Keys To Happy Employees In Northwest metro Houston (That Don’t Have To Do With Money)

There is a lazy truism to which many Northwest metro Houston (Tomball, Spring, Cypress, The Woodlands, Magnolia) business owners, managers and employers hold: to attract better talent, you have to pay top dollar. Well, I'd like to challenge that notion. And don't just...

The Joys Of Providing Professional Tax Services To NW Houston

Well, our primary work for this tax season in NW Houston has just about wrapped up. But notice I said "primary", there ... you see, unlike some professional tax services in NW Houston, we make it a point to do a bit more than simply "fill out forms" on your behalf....

Scott Terry’s Price War Strategies: Three Reasons To Raise Your Prices

I take a look around the small business world sometimes, and I get a little sad.It's heartbreaking to watch small businesses in Houston Metro go out of business or not bring home enough bacon simply because they get trapped into thinking about their pricing in the...

2018 Tax Season Reflections From A Houston Metro Tax Professional

As I write, it's the day before tax day (which is Tuesday the 17th), and we are pushing hard during this final stretch. Procrastinators in Houston Metro are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing...

Brand Leverage: How to Maximize your Houston Metro Small Business’ Strengths

Some nice news from the oh-so-kind people at the IRS. Shoot, I probably should have told you this sooner, so you could EAT BETTER.The "meals" deduction is back!Per the guidance released earlier this month, we can once again deduct MEALS for business. (Entertainment is...

Financial Behaviors For Houston Metro Business Owners (Part 2)

For many Houston Metro business owners, the Memorial Day weekend is sometimes one that can feel a little lonely. While many of those around you are floating on a boat with a fishing pole in the water, or firing up the backyard grill, there you are in the office or in...

Keeping Your Houston Metro Business Focused On Revenue Growth and Customer Retention

We've been talking about meetings, efficiency, and how Houston Metro small business owners simply have to stay laser-focused on tasks that will bring them and their business towards actually achieving their goals. Especially with all of the political and cultural...

Houston Metro Small Business Debt Collection

How are things going for you? Is there something we can do to help your business during this final quarter of 2017? Do let me know. One nice way to make your quarter better is to get an infusion of cash. However, this is too often a rare occurrence. Too many Houston...

3 More Reasons Why More NW Houston Families Don’t Have Estate Plans

The Winter Olympics are finished and we are fully immersed in our tax preparation process. We've been enjoying the opportunity to reconnect with so many longtime friends from NW Houston who trust us with their most sensitive financial details -- and we don't take that...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.
But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!