Serving the Greater Houston and Fort Bend County Areas Since 1979.

Helping Small Businesses Save Money Every Year.

Tax Planning for small businesses in Fort Bend County & Houston.

Since 1971 our professional staff have served clients throughout metropolitan Houston, the state of Texas and internationally from our office in Fort Bend County. We provide all customary services expected of a progressive accounting firm. Our strength is understanding our clients’ current situations and helping them establish goals and objectives and then formulating a plan to enable them to reach their ultimate goals.

Your future success depends on making intelligent financial decisions. Your next decision is to decide to call us!



Bailes Bates & Associates, LLP is composed of professional accountants, analysts, specialists, and financial management consultants committed to the philosophy of providing top quality and timely services to our clients. Our primary goal is to achieve and maintain utmost success for our clients.


On-going communication is the KEY to successful relationships. Our clients are encouraged to call us any time. 


As a firm, we recognize the inevitability of change. The relationship with a client naturally begins with services aimed at current circumstances, but of equal or greater value is that of helping to plan for the future. We keep in mind the objectives of our client at all times. To accomplish this, we provide skilled and experienced personnel to assist in all client matters. We also understand the importance of continuity in staff assignments. Our client relationships are undoubtedly our greatest asssets.

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About Us & Our People

Bailes Bates & Associates, LLP is a full-service CPA firm serving Harris County, Fort Bend County and surrounding areas. The firm’s partners include J. Raleigh Bailes, CPA, PFS, CVA and Robbie L. Bates, CPA, Raleigh Bailes, Jr., CPA, CFP®, and Jennifer Esch, CPA.

Our office is located on Highway 6 in Sugar Land, just two blocks north of the Southwest Freeway.


How can I learn more about your services?

You can schedule an appointment to speak with one our team members and we can review your accounts.

Do you provide Bookkeeping Services?

Yes, we do have an in-house bookkeeping service for our clients. Please call us or email us for more information.

Why do I need a CPA to file my taxes?

Preparing your own taxes can be stressful or confusing and you want to be sure they are filed accurately. Our firm can help you save money with detailed planning and advice. Call for an appointment today.