Tax document retention guidelines for small businesses
You may have breathed a sigh of relief after filing your 2017 income tax return (or requesting an extension). ButRead more.
Get started on 2018 tax planning now!
With the April 17 individual income tax filing deadline behind you (or with your 2017 tax return on the backRead more.
Manage health benefits costs with a multipronged approach
Many companies offer health care benefits to help ensure employee wellness and compete for better job candidates. And the AffordableRead more.
TCJA changes to employee benefits tax breaks: 4 negatives and a positive
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) includes many changes that affect tax breaks for employee benefits. Among the changesRead more.
Tax record retention guidelines for individuals
What 2017 tax records can you toss once you’ve filed your 2017 return? The answer is simple: none. You needRead more.
Taking it to the streets: 7 marketing strategies to consider
With such intense focus on digital marketing these days, business owners can overlook the fact that there are actual, physicalRead more.
Blockchain may soon drive business worldwide
“Blockchain” may sound like something that goes on a vehicle’s tires in icy weather or that perhaps is part ofRead more.
Individual tax calendar: Important deadlines for the remainder of 2018
While April 15 (April 17 this year) is the main tax deadline on most individual taxpayers’ minds, there are othersRead more.
A net operating loss on your 2017 tax return isn’t all bad news
When a company’s deductible expenses exceed its income, generally a net operating loss (NOL) occurs. If when filing your 2017Read more.
Should you file Form SS-8 to ask the IRS to determine a worker’s status?
Classifying workers as independent contractors — rather than employees — can save businesses money and provide other benefits. But theRead more.
You still have time to make 2017 IRA contributions
Tax-advantaged retirement plans like IRAs allow your money to grow tax-deferred — or, in the case of Roth accounts, tax-free.Read more.
Haven’t filed your 2017 income tax return yet? Beware of these pitfalls
The federal income tax filing deadline is slightly later than usual this year — April 17 — but it’s nowRead more.
3 ways to supercharge your supervisors
The attitudes and behaviors of your people managers play a critical role in your company’s success. When your managers areRead more.
Could your next business loan get “ratio’d”?
We live and work in an era of big data. Banks are active participants, keeping a keen eye on metricsRead more.
2018 Q2 tax calendar: Key deadlines for businesses and other employers
Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the second quarter of 2018. KeepRead more.