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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 reduce your 2018 tax bill. A Simplified Employee Pension (SEP) can still be set up for 2018, and you [...]

By |2019-03-23T19:21:15-04:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Audit, Blog, Tax, Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Automating your Accounting Department

Many businesses have adopted robotic process automation (RPA), or plan to do so in the future. While most RPA initiatives target “core” business operations, routine accounting functions also can be automated to help lower costs and allow personnel to [...]

By |2019-03-23T19:22:38-04:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Tax|Tags: |0 Comments

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 other fixed assets. Although there’s no universal “right” choice, many businesses that formerly leased assets are now deciding to [...]

By |2019-03-23T19:23:35-04:00March 4th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Tax|0 Comments

Beware the Ides of March — If You Own a Pass-Through Entity

Shakespeare’s words don’t apply just to Julius Caesar; they also apply to calendar-year partnerships, S corporations and limited liability companies (LLCs) treated as partnerships or S corporations for tax purposes. Why? The Ides of March, more commonly known as [...]

By |2019-03-23T19:39:41-04:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Tax|0 Comments

How to Report Stock Compensation Paid to Non-Employees

The accounting rules for reporting stock compensation have been expanded. They now include share-based payments to nonemployees for providing goods and services, under recent guidance issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). Old rules Under existing U.S. Generally [...]

By |2019-03-23T19:53:23-04:00February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog, Tax|0 Comments

The Home Office Deduction: Actual Expenses vs. the Simplified Method

If you run your business from your home or perform certain functions at home that are related to your business, you might be able to claim a home office deduction against your business income on your 2018 income tax return. [...]

By |2019-02-19T15:11:28-04:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Tax|0 Comments

Auditing Cashless Transactions

Like most businesses, you’ve probably experienced a significant increase in the number of customers who prefer to make cashless payments. And you may be wondering: How does the acceptance of these types of transactions affect the auditing of your [...]

By |2019-03-11T14:48:42-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Audit, Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

When Are LLC Members Subject to Self-Employment Tax?

Limited liability company (LLC) members commonly claim that their distributive shares of LLC income — after deducting compensation for services in the form of guaranteed payments — aren’t subject to self-employment (SE) tax. But the IRS has been cracking down [...]

By |2019-02-11T15:03:23-04:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Small Business Services, Tax|0 Comments

Public Companies to Disclose Stock Hedging Policies and Practices

Does your company have policies in place regarding the use of hedging transactions by company insiders? Final Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) guidance will soon require public companies to disclose whether their officers, employees and directors are allowed to [...]

By |2019-03-11T15:11:22-04:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Small Business Services, Tax|Tags: |0 Comments