• The Early Bird Gets the Return

    The Early Bird Gets the Return

    Everyone has heard the saying, “the early bird gets the return” (well, most of you say worm, in tax talk, it’s return). Of course getting that return sooner is quite […]

     
  • It Pays to Be Generous!

    It Pays to Be Generous!

    It can actually pay to be generous. Most people are aware that monetary donations can be itemized as a deduction for income tax purposes. However, some people forget that you […]

     
  • Effective Tax Planning with Looming Tax Reform

    Effective Tax Planning with Looming Tax Reform

    With tax reform looming, “tax planning” may not seem as feasible this year as in previous years. Amid all of the uncertainty, it is rather difficult to effectively “plan” for […]

     
  • CFO Wanted

    CFO Wanted

    Most small businesses start because of the vision and passion of the founder and owner. Normally, in the beginning, the owner wears many hats—accounting, marketing, customer service, and the list […]

     
  • Growing Funds for YOUR Future, Part 2

    Growing Funds for YOUR Future, Part 2

    Last week, we talked about using IRAs—traditional and Roth—to save for retirement. We discussed some of the major benefits and drawbacks of each. I also mentioned that, in regard to […]

     
  • And You Didn’t Think Accounting Was Interesting…

    And You Didn’t Think Accounting Was Interesting…

    If I asked you to give me some words to describe accounting, I’m sure exciting and fascinating most likely won’t make your top ten. When most people picture an accountant […]

     
  • Growing Funds for Your Future

    Growing Funds for Your Future

    Want to be a millionaire? Come on, who doesn’t! If at the age of 25 you were to save just $100 per month and invest that money into a Roth […]

     
  • IRS Rewards You for Saving for the Future

    IRS Rewards You for Saving for the Future

    Today, we are going to talk about a little secret deduction that most people aren’t aware of. It’s called the “Savers Credit”. Those of you who may be familiar with […]

     
  • Tax Reform is Under Way!

    Tax Reform is Under Way!

    A couple of weeks ago, I released a blog scratching the surface of President Trump’s tax reform ideas. Since that blog, President Trump has been trying to rally the troops […]

     
  • Are You One of the 143 Million?

    Are You One of the 143 Million?

    If you have turned on the news or checked out an online news site in the past week, you’ve heard all about the Equifax data breach. If you’ve somehow missed […]