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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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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Tax
July 3, 2019

Which entity is most suitable for your new or existing business?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has changed the landscape for business taxpayers. That’s because the law introduced a flat 21% federal income tax rate for C corporations. Under prior law, profitable C corporations…
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Tax
July 1, 2019

In pursuit of global tax transparency

In today’s global economy, multinational corporations engage in numerous cross-border transactions. But how they report those transactions is often vague. To help minimize stakeholders’ exposure to potential hidden risks, the Financial Accountability & Corporate Transparency…
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Tax
June 28, 2019

2019 Q3 tax calendar: Key deadlines for businesses and other employers

Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the third quarter of 2019. Keep in mind that this list isn’t all-inclusive, so there may be additional deadlines that apply…
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Tax
June 25, 2019

Hiring this summer? You may qualify for a valuable tax credit

Is your business hiring this summer? If the employees come from certain “targeted groups,” you may be eligible for the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). This includes youth whom you bring in this summer for…
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Audit & Accounting
June 14, 2019

AUP engagements: A middle ground between audits and consulting services

Your CPA offers a wide menu of services. An audit is a familiar type of attestation service that provides a formal opinion about whether the company’s financial statements conform to U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles…
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Tax
June 12, 2019

Employers: Be aware (or beware) of a harsh payroll tax penalty

If federal income tax and employment taxes (including Social Security) are withheld from employees’ paychecks and not handed over to the IRS, a harsh penalty can be imposed. To make matters worse, the penalty can…
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Audit & Accounting
June 10, 2019

Measuring “fair value” for financial reporting purposes

The standard for valuing certain assets and liabilities under U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) is “fair value.” This differs from other valuation standards that may apply when valuing a security or business interest in…
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Tax
June 6, 2019

Tax-smart domestic travel: Combining business with pleasure

Summer is just around the corner, so you might be thinking about getting some vacation time. If you’re self-employed or a business owner, you have a golden opportunity to combine a business trip with a…
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