The 1-2-3 of B2B marketing

The 1-2-3 of B2B marketing Does your business market its products or services to other companies? Or might it start doing so in the future? If so, it’s critical to recognize the key differences between marketing to the public — or even certain segments of the public — and business-to-business (B2B) marketing. Whereas wide-scale marketing […]

August 22, 2019


Summer: A good time to review your investments

Summer: A good time to review your investments You may have heard about a proposal in Washington to cut the taxes paid on investments by indexing capital gains to inflation. Under the proposal, the purchase price of assets would be adjusted so that no tax is paid on the appreciation due to inflation. While the […]

August 21, 2019


It’s a good time to buy business equipment and other depreciable property

It’s a good time to buy business equipment and other depreciable property There’s good news about the Section 179 depreciation deduction for business property. The election has long provided a tax windfall to businesses, enabling them to claim immediate deductions for qualified assets, instead of taking depreciation deductions over time. And it was increased and […]

August 19, 2019


Is your accounting software living up to the hype?

Is your accounting software living up to the hype? Accounting software typically sells itself as much more than simple spreadsheet or ledger. The products tend to pride themselves on being comprehensive accounting information systems — depending on the price point, of course. So, is your accounting software living up to the hype? If not, there […]

August 15, 2019


Volunteering for charity: Do you get a tax break?

Volunteering for charity: Do you get a tax break? If you’re a volunteer who works for charity, you may be entitled to some tax breaks if you itemize deductions on your tax return. Unfortunately, they may not amount to as much as you think your generosity is worth. Because donations to charity of cash or […]

August 14, 2019