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2018 Tax Season Reflections From A West Houston 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 West Houston are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing off...

The Most Likely Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail In West Houston

It's always been hard-scrapping for small business owners in West Houston. We've all heard the old adage: At least 85% and maybe as high as 98% of new small businesses fail before they hit the five year mark. That rate may have been even higher over the past decade....

Special Business Knowledge And West Houston Business Success

Yes, there's plenty to say about that Super Bowl, the advertisements (apparently, they're all Tide ads), the halftime show, etc. But I'll let others weigh in there. I'm a tax professional after all. Congratulations Eagles fans, etc. Here at Next Advisors, we're...

Randall Klein’s 2017 Tax Document Checklist

Yes, the calendar reads 2018, but the IRS of course, is living in the past. As you probably know, we are now beginning the process of doing something we're pretty good at: effectively, legally, and ethically reporting our West Houston clients' business financial...

The Most Important Factor in West Houston Small Business Valuation

I've heard from many of my West Houston business owner contacts over these last few months, thanking me for the notes that we put together, sending thoughts and questions -- and letting me know that they've sent their friends to see us for their business and family...