Tax Problem Resolution

You’ve got a friend in the tax business. Let us be your go-to for your any tax resolution needs you may have. From IRS wage garnishment protection to helping you get “Innocent Spouse” protection, we have the experience you need.

What our Clients are saying

When did you first become a client?
• Longhorn Concrete Co. (LHC) became a client the 4th Quarter of 2017

What is your overall feeling about our firm?
• Could not be more pleased — wonderful firm

Describe a particular experience with us that made you very happy?
• Hard to describe just one… I like how proactive and expeditious Mike is in handling our needs.

Was there any matter or office procedure that you feel could be improved upon?
• No.

Describe the one or two benefits you have received from us that you value the most.
Please be specific, and tell us how these benefits improved your life.
• Knowledge of the latest tax laws applying to our industry
• Very Accessible to discuss & get clarification on tax issues in order to make the correct decision for our business
• Very easy to talk to and has an ability to bring tax issues to a level that is easy for us to comprehend

I do not mind if you use my name in any or all of your promotional materials.
• The LHC Team would highly recommend Michael A. Essick, CPA and would be glad to be a part of any promotional materials or reference list.

Internal Client Review

Michael Essick’s Key Points On How To Make Sound Financial Decisions (Part 2)

We just wrapped up all the extension returns for TY2017, and can finally place our gaze SQUARELY at what's ahead. Which is a funny thing to say, because, well ... for too many of our clients, we are continuously looking backwards -- simply because they haven't...

What Is Estate Planning? Six Good Reasons Everyone Should Have An Estate Plan In San Antonio

There is this show I've been watching on Netflix called Heir Hunters, and it chronicles 30 research companies in the UK who race to locate surviving heirs when someone dies without a will. The research companies get a commission if they can locate the heirs. It's a...

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 Five Reasons You’re In Debt

I'm going to risk being a bit blunt here. That said, I'll apologize ahead of time for those of you in truly tragic financial circumstances. I'm referring to events, completely out of control, which wreck your balance sheets. Like a medical emergency, not...

Michael Essick’s First Key To Building Wealth

Not only are we entering into the thick of tax season, but based on our political situation, we could be staring at another federal government shutdown on Friday. Which means, well ... we don't know exactly what it will mean except that God bless you if you are...

A Basic Mid-Year Tax Planning Method for San Antonio Taxpayers

I had the wonderful opportunity to attend an educational conference in Tucson this past weekend, and it poured heavy rains and the weather was cooler. Because we are right in the thick of summer, it's tempting to just sit back and hit the cruise control for the next...

Four Key Steps For Effective Customer Care By Michael Essick

As "customer service" goes, I can guarantee that you (and YOUR customers too, btw) have multiple stories of San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country businesses or organizations that have massively bungled the encounter.For instance, anyone who calls the IRS directly --...

Michael Essick’s Seven Negative Results And Six Painful Consequences For Unfiled Tax Returns

The IRS just began receiving tax returns this week, and Tax Preparers all over the nation are cranking and grooving along, finding all kinds of savings on behalf of clients ... as well as chomping at the bit to help them on THIS year's taxes. The buzz around the tax...

How To Find a Business Mentor In San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country

We're knee-deep in extension-land for some of our individual and family clients from San Antonio, Boerne, Texas hill country (extensions due in about a week). And I'm glad to say that we've been able to help a lot of families keep far more in their pockets...

Smart Planning for Financial Independence in San Antonio

I have more to say about financial independence today (since I received some great feedback the last time I wrote about it). But before I get there, I'd like to speak some encouragement to you. A few people in San Antonio wrote me saying that they were feeling pretty...

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!