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What Does a CFO Do?

If you’re looking up the career ladder and considering future options, it’s good to have a detailed idea of manager-level and C-level jobs. What is the Chief Operating Officer’s primary function? What are the Marketing Managers’ top responsibilities? What does a Chief Financial Officer, or CFO, do all day?

December 16, 2019
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American Taxpayer Relief Act Extends Bush-Era Tax Cuts

In the early hours of January 1, 2013, the Senate passed, by an 89-8 vote, the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (P.L. 112-240), which, along with many other provisions, permanently extends the so-called Bush-era tax cuts for low- and middle-income individuals.

January 11, 2013
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Lawmakers Blast IRS For Targeting Conservative Nonprofits

House and Senate lawmakers on May 10 blasted the IRS after learning that the Service had targeted approximately 75 conservative groups for additional scrutiny.

October 18, 2013
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Investment Income Tax To Impact Estates And Trusts

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L.111–148), (as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (Pub.L. 111-152), contains a 3.8% net investment income tax (NIIT), that will impact estate and trusts, starting in 2013.

June 5, 2012
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Business Executives Optimistic About Hiring Plans

Last Friday’s U.S. Department of Labor report on August employment showed that current hiring trends are still relatively weak.

September 10, 2013
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Five Accounting Mistakes that Can Hurt Your Business

Small business owners—especially those just starting out—have a habit of ignoring detailed accounting, in many cases running the finances of the business in much the same way that they manage their personal checkbook.

September 26, 2019
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Important Differences Between Profit and Profitability

When running a small business, you come across a lot of jargon being tossed around. You may hear words like “profit” and “profitability” and mistake them to mean the same thing.

March 26, 2020
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How to Choose the Right Type of Business Entity for You

Contrary to what you might think, going into business can be a relatively simple process. Yes, you may have to comply with local or state licensing or registration requirements, but “your business” can be as simple as going out and doing well.

September 19, 2019
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Accounting Indicators to Be Aware of When Scaling Your Business
Accounting Indicators to Be Aware of When Scaling Your Business Accounting Indicators to Be Aware of When Scaling Your Business Owning a business is no simple job. It requires many resources as your business grows but also requires a great amount of research and knowledge as you scale your business. Knowing what to look for...
February 12, 2020
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What To Know About Switching From Contractors to Full-Time Employees

Not so long ago, independent contracting was a much more fringe form of employment, oftentimes reserved for seasonal and freelance work.

December 23, 2019
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