Deducting business meal expenses under today’s tax rules

Deducting business meal expenses under today’s tax rules In the course of operating your business, you probably spend time and money “wining and dining” current or potential customers, vendors and employees. What can you deduct on your tax return for these expenses? The rules changed under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), but you […]

May 27, 2019


Effective social media marketing calls for a measured approach

Effective social media marketing calls for a measured approach As companies increase their investments in social media marketing, many are seeking ways to make it simpler and more cost-effective. Here are some ways to take a measured approach. Pick your battles Many marketers have realized that their companies don’t need to be on every social […]

May 23, 2019


Plug in tax savings for electric vehicles

Plug in tax savings for electric vehicles While the number of plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) is still small compared with other cars on the road, it’s growing — especially in certain parts of the country. If you’re interested in purchasing an electric or hybrid vehicle, you may be eligible for a federal income tax credit […]

May 22, 2019


Divorcing business owners need to pay attention to tax implications

Divorcing business owners need to pay attention to tax implications If you’re getting a divorce, you know it’s a highly stressful time. But if you’re a business owner, tax issues can complicate matters even more. Your business ownership interest is one of your biggest personal assets and your marital property will include all or part […]

May 20, 2019


Responding to the nightmare of a data breach

Responding to the nightmare of a data breach It’s every business owner’s nightmare. Should hackers gain access to your customers’ or employees’ sensitive data, the very reputation of your company could be compromised. And lawsuits might soon follow. No business owner wants to think about such a crisis, yet it’s imperative that you do. Suffering […]

May 16, 2019