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Community is always top of mind for us at Williams, Steinert, Mask. Whether we’re helping our clients succeed financially or doing local volunteer work, we are passionate about contributing to our community.

With Williams, Steinert, Mask, you get a team, not just a partner.

Our team consists of multiple people with different areas of expertise. When you hire Williams, Steinert, Mask, you’re getting a team invested in finding the best solution for you.

The prosperity and success of our community is our number one goal.

Williams, Steinert, Mask serves small businesses and families with their bookkeeping, wealth management, consulting, audit, tax compliance, and tax prep needs. When you hire our team, you’re not just getting a transactional service, you’re getting a team of professionals invested in your success.

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Marketwatch – January 2021

In December the Dow climbed 3.41% finishing the year +9.72%, the S&P 500 rose 3.71% finishing the year +16.26%, and the NASDAQ climbed +4.64% finishing a great year at +43.64%. The bond market, as measured by the performance of the 10-year U. S. Treasury mounted the...

Marketwatch – December 2020

In November the Dow climbed 11.08% which brought it into positive territory for year , the S&P 500 rose 10.86% bringing the year-to-date numbers in at + 12.64%, and the NASDAQ climbed +12.94% for the month, continuing a great year setting at +36.00% year-to-date. The...

Marketwatch – November 2020

In October the Dow declined (4.27%) and remains in negative territory for year at (7.10%), the S&P 500 declined (2.34%) with a year-to-date gain of 1.21%, and the NASDAQ declined (1.48%) but remains positive Year-To- Date 21.61%. The bond market, as measured by...

WSM Is Growing!

Williams, Steinert, Mask is excited to announce the acquisition of two exceptional CPA firms; Sledge & Schultz, LLC and Deviney CPA, PC. With these additions, Williams, Steinert, Mask will now have a second location in Bulverde, Texas. We would like to welcome our...

Marketwatch – February 2021

In January, the Dow lost 2.0%, the S&P 500 lost 1.1% while the NASDAQ managed to gain 1.4%.  The bond market continues to be a mine field; on January 4th, the real yield on the U.S. 10-year Treasury note fell to its lowest level on record, declining to -1.11%,...

WSM: New Name, Same Great Accounting Services

It is with great pleasure we announce an exciting new chapter for our firm; Williams, Crow, Mask has become Williams, Steinert, Mask. This change marks the addition of Tonya Steinert as a named partner of the firm. Tonya joined our team in 2019 and has since become an...

Investment Philosophy

Recently I met with a client who had been investing in the stock market for more than 30 years. We began discussing lessons learned over the years which caused me to reflect on our investment philosophy here at WCM so I thought I would articulate that here. My...

Upcoming Tax Deadlines and Tips

Over the past year much has been written about the new tax law, and the impact it will have on taxpayers. Many are predicting this will be the most difficult filing season in recent memory, and that your refund may be less than you expect. Although the complexity of...

Weathering the Storm

This winter brought severe cold weather to the midwestern and northeastern US with record-breaking temperatures and even tragically, lost lives. Thankfully our temperatures did not fall that low and we didn’t experience the gridlock of a frozen city. We did, however,...

What Worries Us Now

In their simplest form, investment markets provide a forum for capital seekers and givers to exchange monies today for the hope or promise of the later return of initial capital plus financial compensation for both risk and the time value of money. Asset prices,...

2019 is here!

As we ring the New Year, gurus from Wall Street begin to offer prognostications for 2019. In reality we understand that their best guess is just that, a guess. However, we acknowledge two things; first, their guess is an informed and educated guess and secondly, it...

“If I had bet $114 in 1943 I’d have $400,000 today.” – Warren Buffett

The headline above is a comment made by Warren Buffett during a recent interview. Now I’m going to give Mr. Buffett the benefit of the doubt. No question he has an army of financiers that can calculate the return of the S&P 500 during that time period. So I will...

TCJA – Where do we go from here?

Last week we provided helpful tips for understanding your tax situation using your 2017 income tax returns. This week we're talk about TCJA again. We continue our blog series with ways to start looking forward and making smart decisions that will positively impact...