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Parking Tax | Empty Parking Garage
Tax
October 16, 2019

Parking Tax: The Implications on Nonprofit Organizations

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017 brought about significant tax reform. However, one of the more perplexing provisions is that employer-provided parking is now considered unrelated business taxable income (UBTI). Therefore, employer-provided…
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Business Management Services Video featuring Pouria Ghafari
Videos
October 8, 2019

Business Management Services with Pouria Ghafari

The Squar Milner Business Management group provides exclusive services for high-net worth individuals. Senior Account Manager Pouria Ghafari details some of those services and explains the benefits to the client. Learn more about Business Management…
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Homeless Shelter Food Kitchen | The Impact of Tax Reform on Charitable Deductions and Nonprofits
Tax
October 8, 2019

The Impact of Tax Reform on Charitable Deductions and Nonprofits

When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) passed in 2017, there was general concern around nonprofit organizations about the future of charitable giving in the United States. In fact, research performed by the Indiana University…
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Creating a PATH to the R&D Tax Credit for Small Businesses and Start-ups | Two Men working on research for a VR project
Tax
October 4, 2019

Creating a PATH to the R&D Tax Credit for Small Businesses and Start-ups

Since the 1980s, the U.S. federal government has offered the Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credit as a means of incentivizing companies to invest in innovation and experimentation. The R&D Credit is available to companies…
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A Day in the Life at Squar Milner
Videos
October 3, 2019

A Day in the Life at Squar Milner

Every day we have the chance to work with some of the brightest accounting minds in beautiful cities throughout California. Today we are sharing a bit of that with you. Get an inside look at…
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Getting Involved with M&A
Videos
October 2, 2019

Mergers & Acquisitions with Caroline Banzali

Caroline Banzali is a Squar Milner Tax Partner leading the Mergers & Acquisitions practice. In this video, she explains the different signals that indicate a company may be preparing to sell. Discover Caroline’s tips and…
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3 team members meeting in a conference room | California Payroll Tax
Tax
October 2, 2019

California Payroll Tax: Breaking Down the Basics

Part of your role as an employer is to collect, report and pay payroll taxes. It is highly critical to stay compliant with tax laws, as you may be personally liable for payroll taxes not…
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R&D Tax Credit | Farmer researching growth of plant in greenhouse. Agriculture concept.
Tax
September 26, 2019

R&D Tax Credit: The Best Tax Incentive You Might Be Missing

The truth is the Research & Development (“R&D”) Tax Credit is one of the most overlooked tax incentives in our current tax code system. A major reason for that is the swarm of misconceptions surrounding…
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SOC Report | Two men working in an office looking at a computer screen
Audit
September 24, 2019

Establishing Trust with SOC Reports

When it comes to outsourcing different services related to your financial records or customer data, it is critical to verify that the service organization has effective internal controls in place. This is where a System…
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Farmland and Red Tractor | Tangible vs intangible
Accounting
September 20, 2019

Spotting the Differences Between Tangible vs Intangible Assets

In August 2019, Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) member Gary Buesser issued a quarterly report on the status of reporting internally generated intangible assets. While change is unlikely anytime soon, the report did shine a…
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