At HST Tax Advisory Group, our tax advisors serve the tax, bookkeeping, and consulting needs of individuals and businesses in the Houston area including Cypress, Tomball, Jersey Village, and more. We strive to strike the perfect balance between small, local, attentive service and professional experience and expertise.
We believe that listening is the foundation of a lasting client relationship built on trust and respect. Our goal is to provide financial leadership, guidance and advice that you can really use to help you grow your business and become more successful.
James Hintz, Partner of HST Tax Advisory Group, LLLP (HST)
James began his financial services career in 1980 at North Central Financial Services, a family firm. He grew up in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, and attended the University of Wisconsin. After completing his formal education majoring in Business Administration and Economics, James earned his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Certified Tax Advisor designations. James has over 40 years of experience as Tax & Financial Advisor allowing him to understand the complex challenges business owners have managing their business and personal finances. He has built a team of allied professionals from multiple disciplines to address all aspects of a business owner’s needs, including: Legal, Tax Mitigation, Asset Protection, Estate Planning, Retirement Planning, Wealth Management, Risk Management and Business Management & Finance.
Experience and Technology have enabled James to build HST Tax Advisory Group, a boutique firm offering customized tax planning & compliance services dedicated to business owners and individuals with an emphasis of forward-looking tax planning services to reduce Federal and State income tax and solve complex tax and business issues.
Jeramey Hintz, Managing Tax Advisor
Jeramey graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, with an Undergraduate Degree in Business Administration, majoring in Accounting. He is a United States Army Reservist. His clients include high net worth individuals and closely-held businesses such as medical practices formed as corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies. He proactively works with his clients to identify opportunities and risks from a federal and state tax perspective on business and personal matters. Previously, Senior Tax Associate at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP.
Francheska Serrano, Senior Tax Advisor
Fran graduated from Universidad de Puerto Rico- Arecibo with an Undergraduate Degree in Business Administration, majoring in Accounting. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. Her practice emphasis has been individual and business taxation, with many of her clients being closely held corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies. She has extensive expertise in Real Estate transactions, Healthcare and Restaurants. Previously, Tax Associate at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP.
Richard Tran, Senior Tax Advisor
Richard graduated from the University of Texas - Dallas with an Undergraduate Degree in Accounting. He is bilingual in English and Vietnamese. His practice emphasis is in Construction, Real Estate, Oil & Gas, and Healthcare. His expertise in tax planning strategies to clients to provide maximum benefit and protection individually and to the shareholders and partners. Previously, Senior Tax Associate at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP.