2017 Q3 tax calendar: Key deadlines for businesses and other employers

June 19, 2017 3:35 pm

Here are some of the key tax-related deadlines affecting businesses and other employers during the second quarter of 2017. Keep in mind that this list isn’t all-inclusive, so... (more)

Dot the “i’s” and cross the “t’s” on loans between your business and its owners

June 12, 2017 3:10 pm

It’s common for closely held businesses to transfer money into and out of the company, often in the form of a loan. However, the IRS looks closely at... (more)

Consider the tax consequences before making an employee a partner

June 7, 2017 3:57 pm

In today’s competitive environment, offering employees an equity interest in your business can be a powerful tool for attracting, retaining and motivating quality talent. If your business is... (more)

May 2017 Newsletter

May 24, 2017 4:32 pm

Don’t miss our May 2017 Newsletter!  In this edition: Frank Leffingwell: Is the 1031 Exchange on the Chopping Block? Business Owners: When it Comes to IRS Audits, Be... (more)

Business owners: When it comes to IRS audits, be prepared

May 22, 2017 2:54 pm

If you recently filed your 2016 income tax return (rather than filing for an extension) you may now be wondering whether it’s likely that your business could be... (more)

Hire Your Children to Save Taxes for Your Business and Your Family

May 17, 2017 9:17 pm

It can be difficult in the current job market for students and recent graduates to find summer or full-time jobs. If you’re a business owner with children in... (more)

Is the 1031 Exchange on the Chopping Block?

May 12, 2017 2:21 pm

The 1031 Exchange has long been an important tax planning tool, but it may be on the chopping block as President Trump and Congress are considering major tax... (more)

Operating Across State Lines Presents Tax Risks — or Possibly Rewards

May 8, 2017 7:03 pm

It’s a smaller business world after all. With the ease and popularity of e-commerce, as well as the incredible efficiency of many supply chains, companies of all sorts... (more)

Mergers & Acquisitions

May 2, 2017 2:30 pm

Choosing Between a Calendar Tax Year and a Fiscal Tax Year

May 1, 2017 2:55 pm

Many business owners use a calendar year as their company’s tax year. It’s intuitive and aligns with most owners’ personal returns, making it about as simple as anything... (more)