2 ways spouse-owned businesses can reduce their self-employment tax bill

September 25, 2017 4:30 pm

If you own a profitable, unincorporated business with your spouse, you probably find the high self-employment (SE) tax bills burdensome. An unincorporated business in which both spouses are... (more)

2017 Q4 tax calendar: Key deadlines for businesses and other employers

September 11, 2017 3:21 pm

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

September 2017 Newsletter

September 8, 2017 9:35 pm

Don’t miss our latest news! In this edition: New Associate Attorney Joins the Firm A Client’s Perspective: Elizabeth Christian on Succession Planning for Your Small Business as an... (more)

Tax planning critical when buying a business

September 5, 2017 4:09 pm

If you acquire a company, your to-do list will be long, which means you can’t devote all of your time to the deal’s potential tax implications. However, if... (more)

A Client’s Perspective: A Succession Strategy for Your Small Business a Key Element in Estate Planning

September 5, 2017 3:57 pm

 Originally published in August 2017 by Covenant Presbyterian Foundation for Covenant Presbyterian Church in Austin, Texas. By ELIZABETH CHRISTIAN More than half of the businesses that are members in... (more)

Could captive insurance reduce health care costs and save your business taxes?

August 21, 2017 2:46 pm

If your business offers health insurance benefits to employees, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a climb in premium costs in recent years — perhaps a dramatic one.... (more)

August 2017 Newsletter

August 15, 2017 1:42 pm

Don’t miss our latest news!  In this edition: Client Testimonial: Sandy Deli, Owner of Mays Street Boutique Business Owners: A Buy-Sell Agreement is Just as Important as Estate... (more)

Put your audit in reverse to save sales and use tax

August 14, 2017 4:31 pm

It’s a safe bet that state tax authorities will let you know if you haven’t paid enough sales and use taxes, but what are the odds that you’ll... (more)

Material participation key to deducting LLC and LLP losses

August 7, 2017 3:02 pm

If your business is a limited liability company (LLC) or a limited liability partnership (LLP), you know that these structures offer liability protection and flexibility as well as... (more)