Understanding how taxes factor into an M&A transaction
Merger and acquisition activity has been brisk in recent years. If your business is considering merging with or acquiring another
Read more.
Make a deductible IRA contribution for 2018. It’s not too late!
Do you want to save more for retirement on a tax-favored basis? If so, and if you qualify, you can
Read more.
Be vigilant about your business credit score
  As an individual, you’ve no doubt been urged to regularly check your credit score. Most people nowadays know that,
Read more.
2019 Q2 tax calendar: Key deadlines for businesses and other employers
Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines that apply to businesses and other employers during the second quarter of
Read more.
Still working after age 70½? You may not have to begin 401(k) withdrawals
If you participate in a qualified retirement plan, such as a 401(k), you must generally begin taking required withdrawals from
Read more.
An implementation plan is key to making strategic goals a reality
In the broadest sense, strategic planning comprises two primary tasks: establishing goals and achieving them. Many business owners would probably
Read more.
Could your business benefit from the tax credit for family and medical leave?
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created a new federal tax credit for employers that provide qualified paid family and
Read more.
Stretch your college student’s spending money with the dependent tax credit
If you’re the parent of a child who is age 17 to 23, and you pay all (or most) of
Read more.
Emil Estafanous, CPA Receives 2019 Best of Norwalk Award
Norwalk Award Program Honors the Achievement NORWALK March 20, 2019 — Emil Estafanous, CPA has been selected for the 2019
Read more.
5 ways to give your sales staff the support they really need
“I could sell water to a whale.” Indeed, most salespeople possess an abundance of confidence. One could say it’s a
Read more.
There’s still time for small business owners to set up a SEP retirement plan for last year
If you own a business and don’t have a tax-advantaged retirement plan, it’s not too late to establish one and
Read more.
The 2018 gift tax return deadline is almost here
Did you make large gifts to your children, grandchildren or other heirs last year? If so, it’s important to determine
Read more.
Using knowledge management to develop your succession plan
As the old saying goes, “Knowledge is power.” This certainly rings true in business, as those who best understand their
Read more.
Will leasing equipment or buying it be more tax efficient for your business?
Recent changes to federal tax law and accounting rules could affect whether you decide to lease or buy equipment or
Read more.
Vehicle-expense deduction ins and outs for individual taxpayers
It’s not just businesses that can deduct vehicle-related expenses. Individuals also can deduct them in certain circumstances. Unfortunately, the Tax
Read more.