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Changes to Your  Business’s Social Security Payroll Taxes

Changes to Your Business’s Social Security Payroll Taxes

Have you recovered from election drama yet?Allow us to remind you: No matter how you’re feeling about these results, what matters MOST is how you operate that which is under YOUR control.And we say that from a place that is entirely driven by decisions made by...

When a Local  Business Is Shutting Its Doors

When a Local Business Is Shutting Its Doors

This might not apply to you.So it could just be something to file away for the future.But I’m hearing enough rumblings from other accountants and seeing some of the signs … SMB owners could be in for a tough ride over the next little while and that could mean any...

Which Bills to Pay First in Your  Business

Which Bills to Pay First in Your Business

Holiday creep. It’s real.Here we are in early November, and it feels like Christmas decorations and other holiday chicanery have already been thrown upon us.retailers are buckling in for what looks to be a rough shopping season, given current economic factors… BUT per...

Can  Businesses Still Get the Employee Retention Credit?

Can Businesses Still Get the Employee Retention Credit?

Everybody keeps saying we’re slowly leaving the pandemic behind – and for businesses, that means that pandemic tax relief is disappearing, too. But can you still qualify for one of the most popular of the Covid-related federal breaks: the Employee Retention...

How  business owners can beat occupational stress

How business owners can beat occupational stress

As a business owner, you carry the weight of your company on your shoulders. But the reward is this: when things go well – your profits are good, you’re meeting your business goals, you’re dreaming for the future, entrepreneurial FREEDOM is in the air – you have...

Ending Customer Relationships for Growth in Your  Business

Ending Customer Relationships for Growth in Your Business

With the way that the economy is going, inflation, the market gyrations, etc ... ANY business seems like good business.Until it isn't.Consider ...Have you ever been in a store when a customer starts yelling at the employee behind the counter for something tiny? The...

Why Your  Business Needs Cyber Insurance

Why Your Business Needs Cyber Insurance

In today’s online-driven world, it’s no surprise that securing sensitive information is essential. Just like you cover your business for other possible risks (property damage, theft, injury, etc.) so should you also be thinking of how to keep your business safe from...

The Hiring Tips Your  Business Needs

The Hiring Tips Your Business Needs

It seems like everywhere SMBs and retailers are short-staffed (and hiring). At the same time, with high inflation plaguing the country, other businesses are in the middle of layoffs.It seems as if these two realities would meet together, and establish an economic...

All About the SSBCI for  Business Owners

All About the SSBCI for Business Owners

Fill in the blank: It takes a village to ______.Your first thought may be raising children but we'd like to suggest that it applies to your small business as well -- particularly during inflationary times. The 2020 world made it painfully obvious that going at it...

SMBs: Note These Changing Business Tax Deductions

SMBs: Note These Changing Business Tax Deductions

This year has been a rollercoaster for business owners like you. Heck, the last few years have been. After everything in 2020 and 2021, “inflation” and “supply chain shortages” have been the latest hurdles on this wild ride. That said, there does seem to be...

Andy Grengs’s C Corp Pros and Cons

Andy Grengs’s C Corp Pros and Cons

Today we're going to discuss the pros and cons of a C corp, but first we want to quickly touch on some other relevant things to you as a small business owner.Recession:The threat of one hangs in the air like a Midwest thunderstorm. But as you watch the forecast, you...