Reflecting on Busy Season

Well, we made it. Tax season 2018 is officially behind us. Sure, we still have plenty of work to do, but it feels so great… Read More…

Social Media for the “Boring” Professional Service Business

Which of the following statements is true? “Social media is only for companies with products or food to sell, and for bloggers with large followings.”… Read More…

Go Beyond the Data to Get Great Customer Feedback

We live in a time of ‘big data’ and ‘analytics’ that gives us powerful insight into what our customers want. We know what people are… Read More…

4 Retroactive Energy Tax Breaks Now Accepted by IRS

Retroactive energy tax breaks are now being accepted for 2017 returns. Four additional tax benefits recently renewed retroactively into law can now be claimed on… Read More…

New Tax Benefit for Private Foundations Could Help Charitable Family Business Owners

A little-explored aspect of The Bipartisan Budget Act, signed into law on February 9, 2018, may be a boon to individuals who want to use… Read More…

5 Steps to Improve Internal Communication In Your Business

At first, it seems counterintuitive that people working in close proximity to one another can’t communicate well, but anyone who has worked in an office… Read More…

New Tax Laws Affect Nonprofits

New tax laws affect nonprofits in numerous ways.   There’s a lot of chatter out there about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s doubling of… Read More…

Congress Makes Many Tax Extenders Retroactive

The newly passed bipartisan budget deal makes many tax extenders retroactive to this year.  Since the end of 2016, the fate of several expired tax… Read More…

Living or Doing Business Outside the U.S.? Here’s what you need to know about tax reform.

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act fully transformed the tax code and, in many ways, made it much simpler. But for those Americans living abroad,… Read More…

10 Seemingly Innocent Interview Questions That Are Actually Illegal (and what to ask instead)

Even if you didn’t mean it, illegal interview questions can land you in hot water. Read on. Picture this: You’re interviewing a candidate and feel… Read More…