Careful tax planning required for incentive stock options

Careful tax planning required for incentive stock options Incentive stock options (ISOs) are a popular form of compensation for executives and other employees of corporations. They allow you to buy company stock in the future at a fixed price equal to or greater than the stock’s fair market value on the ISO grant date. If […]

March 20, 2019


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