Ready to start your very own business? We are here to assist you in your venture! It is not easy to start off into the world with your ideas for business and you need a specialist to advise you on your projects. While you are busy with your critical decisions for making your business stand out in the market, we’ll assist you in finding the right accommodations for your office as well as the best equipment to ensure your project is a success! Our experienced teams of professionals are here to guide you on your journey to success!

Investors, entrepreneurs and dreamers are the pillars of a start-up community. Various aspects such as balance sheets and general ledgers can be an after-thought and in some cases stifle creativity as well. Allow Smith & Smith & Ruiz CPAs to help startups like yours achieve success with more focus in comprehensive financial needs, while allowing you to concentrate on the development and launch of services and products.

Our Start Up Business Services Include:

Provide you with help to achieve your business goals

Assist you with advices to help wade through various IRS regulations and compliance issues

Detailed explanation on the ‘whys’ and ‘hows’ of good accounting and reporting

Work with you to develop a pricing strategy

Assist getting your books in order for potential investors

Understand your business and determine its worth

Help in sales pitch development

Smith & Smith & Ruiz CPAs provides the essential scope to help start-ups – from a wider knowledge of Texas market and business climate, to assistance with entity selection and structuring, traditional tax and audit services outsourced accounting, mergers, valuation, acquisitions and business expansion, we can help your firm become standouts.

Our firm has been involved with a variety of roles when working with start-up companies and this is the reason why Smith & Smith & Ruiz CPAs is different when compared to other firms in the start-up companies and early stage space.

Services for start-up businesses include

Tax Planning and Compliance

Federal Income Tax

Choice of Entity

State and Local Income Tax

Sales and Use Tax Consulting and Compliance

Tax Strategies for Businesses and Owners

Stock Sale Planning

Audit and Advisory

Audits, Reviews and Compilations of Financial Statements

Internal Control Assessments

Revenue Recognition

Software Capitalization

Outsourced Accounting


General Ledger Faciliation

Accounting System Sourcing and Set-up

Account Payable/Receivable and Bill Pay

Payroll Preparation and Tax Reporting

Financial Statement Analysis and Preparation

Sales and Use Tax-Related Consulting

Revenue Management

Accounting Management and Financial Analysis

Disbursement Management

CFO Services

Cloud Accounting

We also offer advisory services, including:

Cloud-based Accounting Solutions

Outsourced CFO Services

Capital Raise

Mergers, Acquisitions and Expansions


Systems Selection and Implementation

Information Technology and Software Development

Human Resources and Payroll Outsourcing

Staff Sourcing

Financial Model Development