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At Mr B's Bookkeeping & Tax, we believe our teamwork approach adds a broader perspective to all we do and provides increased benefits to our clients.

We can help you address:

  • Personal tax services
  • Payroll taxes
  • Business tax services
  • Foreign entities
  • New business formation
  • Bookkeeping services
  • Personal/business insurance
  • Investing principles and strategies
  • Retirement investing and distribution strategies
  • Estate conservation issues
  • Risk management analysis

We also can answer your questions, including:

Can I retire early?
Are my investments working hard enough?
What’s a good approach for college savings?
What are the elements of a sound estate strategy?
Do I have enough life insurance for my family?

Our experienced professionals have helped many people just like you with similar issues and concerns. We can help you create an approach that is designed to address your individual situation.


Joel Bessire MS, EA

Managing LLC Member/Registered Investment Representative


Joel Bessire was in the Army and Army Reserves from 1978 to 1990. He attended Chaffey Community College, Alta Loma, CA and was President of the Associated Study Body and nominated business transfer student of the year. Joel then...

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Felicia Hale

Certified Bookkeeper


Felicia Hale is originally from Idabel Oklahoma and attended Oklahoma State University. She arrived in Texas in 1986 and her past career has primarily focused on statistical analysis and reporting. Coming to work for Mr. B’s in...

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Burt Coate, CLCS

Registered Investment Representative/Insurance Agent


Burt Coate was born in Brazil and spent the majority of his youth overseas. Burt served in the Air Force from 1976 to 1982. After separating from the service he moved back to Texas. He has called Denton, TX his home since 1984. He...

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Lisa Macko



Lisa Macko spent the majority of her adult life raising her 5 children. A Texas native from San Angelo, Lisa re-entered the work world in 2007. Lisa began her quest to be a top notch bookkeeper. Always sharing a smile and a laugh with...

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Betty Burns

Elizabeth (Betty) Burns came from Midland/Odessa area in 1993. I met Joel for the first time in 1995 when He did my income tax. I recently retired after 22 years and 6 months with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice/the Parole...

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