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.

 

Key Year-End Tax Moves Houston Metro Businesses Should Consider

There are so many things for Houston Metro business owners to consider at the end of the year. From year-end profitability analysis, to staff bonuses, to marketing initiatives to capture year-end spending ... do not neglect this wonderful opportunity for the calendar...

Lemonade Stands And A New Selling Strategy For Houston Metro Businesses

We're turning the corner into the holidays, and it's a massive selling opportunity for your Houston Metro business ... if you use it.But I'm not referring merely to holiday promotions. Those are almost to be expected at this point.What I have for you today is a story...

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...

Four Key Steps For Effective Customer Care By Scott Terry

As "customer service" goes, I can guarantee that you (and YOUR customers too, btw) have multiple stories of Houston Metro businesses or organizations that have massively bungled the encounter.For instance, anyone who calls the IRS directly -- instead of having someone...

Sales Positioning For Houston Metro Freelancers And Small Businesses

Have you ever heard of Mary Meeker? Perhaps not. But for those who follow securities analysts, she's a little bit like Michael Jordan. She's been issuing an "internet trends" report since the '90s -- and she's usually right. Which, I suppose, is rare for securities...

Terry’s Key Reminders For Financial Peace

Last week I wrote about all the chaos that our culture seems to be experiencing, and how things feel like they are fraying around the edges.Well, not only do we seem to be more divided than ever (with a heaping slice of online bitterness thrown in), but each of us...

What Are My Chances of Getting Audited? 11 Tips For Houston Metro Small Businesses

On March 15th, 2018, Subchapter S Corporation (S-corps, for short), have their tax returns due. We're already on top of things for our Houston Metro clients, but this is a quick reminder to you to make sure that we've communicated, and that your books don't contain...

How Houston Metro Business Owners Can Win The Day Through Micro Tasks

It's April. And that means, well -- it's PROCRASTINATION season.Our phones are ringing off the hook, and our inboxes are clogged with Houston Metro people who are looking for tax help. Fortunately, our business owner clients (usually) are a little more ahead of the...

A Houston Metro Business Owner’s Holiday Prayer

Here we are, smack in the middle of the Houston Metro holiday season, and not only is the federal government shut down for the foreseeable future, but the political and cultural logjams are becoming ever more entrenched.At least we have these holidays.But then I...

Why Soft Skills Are The Future For The Houston Metro Workforce

We work with many Houston Metro business owners, so that means that the April 15th deadline doesn't carry quite the same "relief" that it does for many firms who work primarily with individual tax returns.Which is one of the reasons why you still see me posting a...

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!