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12.3.21

Small Businesses: There Still May Be Time To Cut Your 2021 Taxes

Don’t let the holiday rush keep you from considering some important steps to reduce your 2021 tax liability. You still have time to execute a…

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12.3.21

Infrastructure Law Sunsets Employee Retention Credit Early

The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) was a valuable tax credit that helped employers survive the COVID-19 pandemic. A new law has retroactively terminated it before…

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12.2.21

Is Your Business Eligible for the QBI Deduction?

If you own a business, you may wonder whether you’re eligible to take the qualified business income (QBI) deduction. (It’s sometimes referred to as the…

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12.2.21

Appraisals Aren’t Just for Businesses Anymore

Whether you’re in the process of making a retirement or estate plan, or intend to donate property to charity, you’ll need to know the value…

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12.2.21

Gig Workers: Here Comes an Estimated Tax Deadline

If you’re a gig worker or otherwise self-employed, and you don’t have taxes withheld from a paycheck, you likely have to make quarterly estimated tax…

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12.2.21

Budgeting for Baby

Babies bring joy and excitement. They also bring substantial adjustments to the family budget! In a September 2021 article, news provider U.S. News and World…

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11.29.21

Have You Looked Online for Skilled Labor?

Construction companies continue to face a serious skilled labor shortage. Although demand for qualified workers has been increasing steadily over the last several years, the…

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11.24.21

Not My Plant! Preventing Ransomware Attacks on Manufacturers

The world’s largest meat production company was recently sidelined by a ransomware attack. The hack forced the company to temporarily shutter plants in the United…

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11.24.21

How to Reduce Negative Effects from Poor Manufacturing Inventory Management Processes

Your manufacturing company’s lifeblood is often focused strongly on supply chain management. Imagine, if you will, going through a drive-thru at a fast-food restaurant and…

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11.23.21

Seven Cash Flow Tips for Manufacturers

When times are good, manufacturers tend to focus on sales, profitability and growth. Strong growth can conceal cash flow issues. Cash flow is the lifeblood…