Bookings vs. shippings: A sales flash report primer
Do bad sales months often take you by surprise? If so, don’t forget the power of flash reports — thatRead more.
Putting your child on your business’s payroll for the summer may make more tax sense than ever
If you own a business and have a child in high school or college, hiring him or her for theRead more.
The TCJA changes some rules for deducting pass-through business losses
It’s not uncommon for businesses to sometimes generate tax losses. But the losses that can be deducted are limited byRead more.
Sending your kids to day camp may provide a tax break
When school lets out, kids participate in a wide variety of summer activities. If one of the activities your childRead more.
Ask the right questions about your IT strategy
Most businesses approach technology as an evolving challenge. You don’t want to overspend on bells and whistles you’ll never fullyRead more.
Can you deduct business travel when it’s combined with a vacation?
At this time of year, a summer vacation is on many people’s minds. If you travel for business, combining aRead more.
IRS Audit Techniques Guides provide clues to what may come up if your business is audited
IRS examiners use Audit Techniques Guides (ATGs) to prepare for audits — and so can small business owners. Many ATGsRead more.
Be aware of the tax consequences before selling your home
In many parts of the country, summer is peak season for selling a home. If you’re planning to put yourRead more.
4 ways to encourage innovation in customer service
When business people speak of innovation, the focus is usually on a pioneering product or state-of-the-art service that will “revolutionizeRead more.
Cost control takes a total team effort
“That’s just the cost of doing business.” You’ve probably heard this expression many times. It’s true that, to invoke anotherRead more.
A review of significant TCJA provisions affecting small businesses
Now that small businesses and their owners have filed their 2017 income tax returns (or filed for an extension), it’sRead more.
Do you need to adjust your withholding?
If you received a large refund after filing your 2017 income tax return, you’re probably enjoying the influx ofRead more.
Say, just how competitive is your business anyway?
Every business owner launches his or her company wanting to be successful. But once you get out there, it usuallyRead more.
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.