Hawkins Conrad joins BGW

Motivating Employees During the Busy Season (it’s not just about pizza parties)

It’s tax season, which means the BGW office resembles something of a beehive: It’s loud, people are moving fast, and if you make a wrong… Read More…

Deadline for Health Reimbursement Arrangements Approaching

Back in December, then President Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act which, among other things, restored the ability of small businesses to offer health… Read More…

How the President’s First Week Impacts Your Business

He’s had a busy week.   The first week of Donald Trump’s administration has been marked by a flurry of executive actions.  These actions, in… Read More…

Trump vs. Ryan Tax Plans

Back in October, when Trump was trailing Hillary Clinton in the polls, he released his plans for his first 100 days in office.  Among other… Read More…

5 Questions to Ask Before Taking Out a Business Loan

40% of small businesses in the United States will get a loan at some point, according to a 2014 study by Harvard Business School.  It’s… Read More…

Last Minute Tips for 1099-MISC Filing

This past September, we brought to your attention new filing requirements for certain types of Form 1099.  The January 31st deadline is upon us, and… Read More…

3 Simple Ways To Make Your Website More Effective

There are, like, a billion websites on the world wide web today.  I’m not trying to be dramatic or cutesy in how I say that…. Read More…

The Best Tax Resolution You Can Make For Your Business

As you head back to work this week, my guess is that taxes and tax planning aren’t on your mind just yet.  Tax deadlines seem… Read More…

Make The Most of Post-Holiday Downtime

There’s a funny meme circulating on Facebook.  It goes like this: “That space between Christmas and New Years where you don’t know what day it… Read More…

Huge Win for Health Reimbursement Arrangements (and small businesses)

One of small business owners’ most pressing questions surrounding healthcare over the past few years has been this: How can I offer my employees the… Read More…