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Untangling the Complexities of Section 179 Vehicle Deductions \ truck that falls under the IRS section 179 deduction
Tax
July 12, 2019

Untangling the Complexities of Section 179 Vehicle Deductions + Vehicle Deduction List

The Ultimate Section 179 Vehicle Deduction List Audi Audit Q7 3.0T Premium Audi Q7 3.0L TDI BMW X5 M BMW X5 XDrive351 BMW X6 M BMW X6 XDrive351 Buick Enclave 2WD Buick Enclave 4WD Cadillac…
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Men at a barber shop cutting two customers hair | Bartering Income is Taxable Income: Key Points to Know
Tax
July 11, 2019

Bartering Income is Taxable Income: Key Points to Know

In today’s economy and the ever-evolving digital world, exchanging goods and services with another business or individual, known as bartering, is common practice. In fact, the International Reciprocal Trade Association (IRTA) estimates the annual volume…
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Banking and reporting hand close up | An interim report features condensed statements regarding a company’s financial status throughout the year.
Accounting
July 9, 2019

Interim Reporting: Understanding the Who, What and Why

It is critical to have a clear understanding of your business performance at any given point in time. This becomes particularly crucial when making thoughtful and strategic business decisions. Interim reporting supplements annual reporting in…
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August 29, 2016

An effective succession plan calls for decisive action

The prospect of leaving your company in the hands of someone else likely brings mixed emotions. You’ve no doubt spent a substantial amount of time and a great degree of effort in getting your enterprise…
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August 11, 2016

California Competes Tax Credit – Application Window Still Open to 8/22

Overview The CCTC program provides California income tax credits to taxpayers in exchange for investments in assets/new jobs in California (over a projected 5 year program). These tax credits are available at the entity level…
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August 9, 2016

Please go home: The problem businesses face with presenteeism

What keeps business owners up at night? Many would say sluggish productivity or escalating expenses. An employee coming to work every day usually doesn’t make the list. But a staff member who never takes a…
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Summer 2016 Financial Lending Notes
August 1, 2016

HVCRE Regulatory Requirements – Are They Affecting Your CRE Loan Profitability?

It has been over a year since the increased risk weighting requirements for High Volatility Commercial Real Estate (HVCRE) loans went into effect. However, many community banks still aren’t completely clear about exactly what HVCRE…
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Summer 2016 Financial Lending Notes
August 1, 2016

Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) Standard

It’s Real This Time — Really Since the end of the financial crisis, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has been working on a new standard to change the way that banks calculate provisions for…
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August 1, 2016

Prevent Expense Account Padding with the Right Policies

Ask employees whether padding expense account reports is wrong and just about everyone will say “yes.” Yet inflated expenses continue to cost businesses thousands of dollars annually. For this reason, every company must establish the…
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