Mergers and Acquisitions: Basics for Small Business.

Mergers and acquisitions. What does that mean to you? Do you picture big city investment bankers and corporate raiders, Fortune 500 companies, hostile negotiations, confusing… Read More…

Latest Healthcare Bill Dead in Senate. What Happens Next?

Last night, Senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and Jerry Moran (R-KS) announced they would oppose a motion to proceed on the latest healthcare bill, joining a… Read More…

Everything You Never Knew About Willpower (and how to increase it)

Remember your New Year’s resolutions? How are they coming along now that half the year has passed? Perhaps you promised yourself you’d eat better, get… Read More…

5 Business Tax Moves to Make This Summer

Accountants are so fun. While everyone else is at the pool and dreaming of vacations, we’re here getting excited over mid-year tax planning.  Just six… Read More…

Labor Department Speaks Up on Overtime Regulations

The fate of the new federal overtime rule took an interesting turn last week. On June 30th, the U.S. Department of Labor filed a brief… Read More…

NC Brunch Bill Passes (and it’s not just about early alcohol sales)

Our friends and clients in the hospitality industry have reason to celebrate. Last week, Governor Roy Cooper (D-NC) signed the “Brunch Bill” into law, making… Read More…

Real Estate Exchanges: A Great Opportunity That Requires Careful Planning

Given a choice of paying income tax now or paying later, almost all of us would pay later. We can keep the dollars otherwise paid… Read More…

Work Like You’re Going on Vacation

This first day of summer has me thinking a lot about vacation, and not just because I’m eager to get away for a few days…. Read More…

Why You Need a Business Valuation (even if you don’t plan on selling soon)

A few weeks ago, the local county tax assessor sent appraisal staff through the neighborhood.  They poked around the back yard, took some measurements, and… Read More…

June 15th Tax Deadlines

Didn’t we just wrap up tax season?  Well, like it or not, another deadline is upon us. Tax Day is coming tomorrow, June 15th, for… Read More…