Homer Escalante began Homer Escalante Express Tax while he was still in college.

Escalante has continued to build his business, and has been helping people prepare their taxes for 27 years.

“We’ve started getting to the point where we’re doing the next generation and even seeing some of the next generation after that.”

Escalante’s service to his customers led to Express Tax being named the best tax service in the Victoria Advocate’s Best of the Best contest.

“A lot of people think that we’re just pushing in numbers,” he said. “But if you’re a true professional and doing taxes, your job is to get the most refund that you possibly can for the client. Staying up on the laws and finding those neat little tricks that will help them qualify for more money or get more of a refund back.”

Escalante does his best to stay abreast of tax laws, so he can help his clients make their returns as beneficial as possible.

“That’s what my job is,” he said. “People don’t pay me just to push the numbers in. They can do that on an app. They pay me to know it will be done right, and they’re going to get the most of it as they possibly can.”

You must be logged in to react.
Click any reaction to login.
0
0
0
0
0

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Transparency. Your full name is required.
Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. And receive photos, videos of what you see.
Don’t be a troll. Don’t be a troll. Don’t post inflammatory or off-topic messages, or personal attacks.

Thank you for reading!

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to read or post comments.

To subscribe, click here. Already a subscriber? Click here.