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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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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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U.S. CFOs, Finance Leaders See Negative Impact From Rising Interest Rates

Survey of Chartered Global Management Accountants finds companies implementing hedging strategies, accelerating investments, forecasting lower demand in anticipation of higher rates.

October 22, 2013
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Restaurant Accounting 101: How to Keep Your Business Profitable

Running a restaurant is a big deal. From menu planning to customer service to ensuring your employees are well paid and happy, living life in the restauranteur lane can be stressful. Add accounting and monthly sales figures into the mix, and you’ve got a recipe for a meltdown.

December 13, 2019
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Inventory Mistakes That Can Cost Your Business
Inventory Mistakes That Can Cost Your Business As a business owner, inventory is one most important aspects of your company. Without enough stock, you could have unhappy customers and lose business. If you have too much, you could lose money in storing your excess capital. If there is one area that causes companies to succeed...
February 19, 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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How Summer Vacations Can Affect Invoicing, And How to Prepare

The goal during the holiday season is to never have reason to panic. You have access at all times to your invoices and other accounting details. There is never a time where you feel at a loss because you can’t reach someone vital, and there is no set agreement on how to handle it. Create clear standards from the outset, and your holiday season will have far fewer bumps.

May 6, 2020
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Accounting Mistakes That Could Be Limiting Auto Dealership Profits

The auto dealership industry is already a competitive and confusing market to begin with, so it’s even more frustrating when you miss out on hard-earned money you’ve worked for.

January 6, 2021
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What’s the Difference Between Forecasting and Budgeting?
What’s the Difference Between Forecasting and Budgeting? No matter what type of business you’re running, budgeting and forecasting should be terms you know just as well as accounting. Both are crucial for the success of any business. While they both deal with your business financials, they are different in how you use them as a...
February 7, 2020
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IRS Changes Tax Filing Requirements For Large Corporations, Partnerships

The Internal Revenue Service said it will be making changes to the filing requirements for corporate and partnership taxpayers with assets of between $10 million and $50 million in an effort to lighten the burden.

July 11, 2013
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