Tax Services

When it comes to the world of taxes, preparation and planning go a LONG way. We have the expertise and knowledge you are looking for in a tax professional and can help you navigate your options.

We’re happy to help you with any of these services:

Tax Preparation

Stop missing out on potential deductions that could be saving you big money!

Tax Planning

Real strategies and solutions to help you minimize your IRS liability.

IRS AUDIT Representation

Don’t go it alone! We’re your ally and representative in an IRS audit.

Michael Essick’s Second Key To Wealth Building

Believe it or not, we have less than two months before federal taxes are due. Yikes. We have been meeting with so many San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country clients (including a fair number of new ones, thanks to YOUR referrals -- keep them coming!), finding so many...

The Trump Shutdown Is Over And Tax Filing Season Has Begun For San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country Taxpayers

Politics aside, I think we can all breathe just a little easier knowing that the federal government is no longer in shutdown mode. And on top of that, this morning, as I write, the IRS has begun accepting filed tax returns. Which means, well ... it's about to get...

Six Key Year-End Tax Moves That San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country Folks Should Consider

Do you see that train barrelling towards the station? The one with "2018" all over it? This calendar year is about to change in under three weeks, and most people I know couldn't be happier about the fact. But what that means for our San Antonio, Boerne,...

Michael Essick’s Thanksgiving Thank You To San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country Business Owners

It's Thanksgiving week, which definitely seems to have come too fast this year. Because of the holiday, things are a bit slower -- but not by much. With so many changes for the business owner in this year's tax code, we're having lots of conversations with...

Michael Essick’s Reflections On Lincoln’s Thanksgiving Proclamation While Our Country Is In Chaos

Is it just me, or does it feel like Thanksgiving week arrived suddenly this year? And how did it get here so fast? With so many momentous events over the past few weeks (elections, shootings, wildfires, and more), it feels a bit surreal -- and incongruous, even -- to...

One Trump Tax Plan Mistake That Michael Essick Wants You To Avoid

The internet can be a confusing, anxiety-inducing space. The national news is downright scary (and tragic), and places that used to be the province of baby pictures and goofy status updates are becoming increasingly divided over cultural questions and differences. But...

Effectively Using Your San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country Company’s CRM For Sales Management

Well, before I dive into today's dose of real world business strategy, you should know that as I write on Monday, the IRS has begun receiving filed federal tax returns. That means things are about to get real. Now, for our San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country...

Resilience And San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country Business Growth

If you were a client of ours this tax season, you're probably feeling fine about your tax return.But on the chance that you were not ... we've helped many San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country business owners "make the switch" over to us, year after year. I know...

Michael Essick’s Nine Can’t Miss Questions For Year-End Tax Planning

With the Thanksgiving leftovers mostly consumed by this point, we are turning our eyes to year-end matters. And this year, there are LOTS of things to consider as we approach 12-31-18. Because yes -- the standard deduction this year has been significantly increased,...

Michael Essick’s Three Big Tax Scams And How To Beware

Now we're cooking with gas.After weeks of reports that refunds were down, last week's data from the IRS shows a new trend. Although overall quantity of refunds are down, now the average refund is up 1.9%. After so many headlines to the contrary, I suppose 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!