Don’t let scope creep ruin your next IT project

Don’t let scope creep ruin your next IT project Today’s business technology is both powerful and restive. No matter how “feature rich” a software solution or hardware asset may be, there’s always another upgrade around the corner. In other words, it’s just a matter of time before your company’s next IT project. When that day […]

March 14, 2019


Some of your deductions may be smaller (or nonexistent) when you file your 2018 tax return

Some of your deductions may be smaller (or nonexistent) when you file your 2018 tax return While the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) reduces most income tax rates and expands some tax breaks, it limits or eliminates several itemized deductions that have been valuable to many individual taxpayers. Here are five deductions you may […]

March 13, 2019


The home office deduction: Actual expenses vs. the simplified method

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. There are now two methods […]

March 11, 2019


Best practices when filing a business interruption claim

Best practices when filing a business interruption claim Many companies, especially those that operate in areas prone to natural disasters, should consider business interruption insurance. Unlike a commercial property policy, which may cover certain repairs of damaged property, this coverage generally provides the cash flow to cover revenues lost and expenses incurred while normal operations […]

March 7, 2019


3 big TCJA changes affecting 2018 individual tax returns and beyond

3 big TCJA changes affecting 2018 individual tax returns and beyond When you file your 2018 income tax return, you’ll likely find that some big tax law changes affect you — besides the much-discussed tax rate cuts and reduced itemized deductions. For 2018 through 2025, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) makes significant changes […]

March 6, 2019