Category Archives: Time Management Tips

Time Matters with Tax Refunds: Don’t Miss Out!

If you have not yet filed your 2015 tax return and have a refund coming, time is running out! There is no penalty for filing a late return that qualifies for a refund!  The IRS estimates over a million Americans … Continue reading

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5 Fall Projects to Refresh Your Financial Results

As we move into the fall season and the final quarter of the year, it’s a perfect time to commit to a project in your business that will help you reach the year’s end in better shape.  Here are 5 … Continue reading

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Need an A/R Makeover?  A Quick 5 Item Best-Practice Checklist

Technology has allowed businesses to make substantial improvements in their customer invoicing processes.  The good news is that when you implement these technologies, you will almost always get paid much faster. If it’s been a few years since the last … Continue reading

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Did You Collect the Needed W-9s?

Article Highlights: The IRS Form W-9 is used to obtain independent contractors’ tax ID numbers. Tax ID numbers are required when filing 1099s. 1099-MISCs must be issued to independent contractors that are paid $600 or more during the year for … Continue reading

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I Need Advice On . . .

IF you could wake up tomorrow morning and know every decision you made from that point forward was the right decision, do you suppose you’d want to put yourself in that position?  Well… OF COURSE YOU WOULD! IF you had … Continue reading

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Top 4 Mistakes By Small Business Owners

Article Highlights:  Reporting employees as independent contractors Not reconciling bank accounts regularly Forgetting to record payments against open invoices Not understanding the differences between cash flow and profit When you decided to open for business, you had a vision for … Continue reading

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Payroll & HR Professionals Beware!

  March 1, 2016 -The Internal Revenue Service today issued an alert to payroll and human resources professionals to beware of an emerging phishing email scheme that purports to be from company executives and requests personal information on employees. The … Continue reading

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Starting a New Business

Anyone starting a new business should be aware of his or her federal tax responsibilities. Here are several things you should know if you plan on opening a new business this year. First, you must decide what type of business … Continue reading

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Tips to Reduce Payroll Stress

Tips To Reduce Payroll Stress When you hire your first employee, you create an entire new task of complying with employment and labor laws and issuing a payroll. Payroll taxes create more administrative burden for small businesses than any other … Continue reading

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Tax Filing Deadline Rapidly Approaching

Article Highlights: Balance due payments Contributions to a Roth or traditional IRA Estimated tax payments for the 1st quarter of 2015 Individual refund claims for tax year 2011 Just a reminder to those who have not yet filed their 2014 … Continue reading

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