Say, just how competitive is your business anyway?

Say, just how competitive is your business anyway? Every business owner launches his or her company wanting to be successful. But once you get out there, it usually becomes apparent that you’re not alone. To reach any level of success, you’ve got to be competitive with other similar businesses in your market. When strategic planning, […]

May 17, 2018


Be aware of the tax consequences before selling your home

Be aware of the tax consequences before selling your home In many parts of the country, summer is peak season for selling a home. If you’re planning to put your home on the market soon, you’re probably thinking about things like how quickly it will sell and how much you’ll get for it. But don’t […]

May 16, 2018


A review of significant TCJA provisions affecting small businesses

A review of significant TCJA provisions affecting small businesses Now that small businesses and their owners have filed their 2017 income tax returns (or filed for an extension), it’s a good time to review some of the provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) that may significantly impact their taxes for 2018 and […]

May 14, 2018


Cost control takes a total team effort

Cost control takes a total team effort “That’s just the cost of doing business.” You’ve probably heard this expression many times. It’s true that, to invoke another cliché, you’ve got to spend money to make money. But that doesn’t mean you have to take rising operational costs sitting down. Cost control is a formal management […]

May 10, 2018


Do you need to adjust your withholding?

Do you need to adjust your withholding? If you received a large refund after filing your 2017 income tax return, you’re probably enjoying the influx of cash. But a large refund isn’t all positive. It also means you were essentially giving the government an interest-free loan. That’s why a large refund for the previous tax […]

May 9, 2018