Category Archives: Strategic Guidance|Tax

Should You Buy Or Lease A Car?

Overview     One of the biggest decisions that entrepreneurs and business owners must make is whether to buy or lease a car. Both options have their pros and cons. The decision comes down to several factors, including the business’s financial situation, the intended use of the vehicle, and the tax implications.  Buying    

How to Qualify for R&D Tax Credits

What is R&D          The research and development tax credit is a federal incentive that allows companies to reduce income tax liability in the current year dollar for dollar when they are preforming activities related to the development, design, or improvement of things like products, software, process, etc. Many businesses, especially smaller

Should I Have an HSA Account?

What is an HSA?       Health Savings Accounts, or HSA’s, are essentially personal bank accounts that can be used for medical expenses. Contributions are made tax free as well as withdrawals when they are made for qualified health expenses. People tend to use these accounts alongside their retirement plans to reduce their taxable income.

What is Cost Segregation?

What is Cost Segregation?            Cost Segregation is a tax deferral strategy for commercial real estate owners. It allows them to utilize accelerated depreciation deductions to create more cash flow. The aim of a cost segregation study is to identify the personal property components of a building that can be depreciated and

2021 Tax Return Due Dates and 2022 Tax Estimate Due Dates

Many times throughout the year our clients inquire as to when their tax returns are due or when their estimated tax payments are due. The chart below lists the 2021 filing dates and 2022 estimated tax payment dates for the returns that we frequently encounter. Find the pdf. for the table above here. If you

What does pass-through entity tax mean for my small business?

pass-through entity tax

You may recall before the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act, you were able to deduct your state and local taxes on your individual tax return. The 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act imposed a deduction limit of $10,000 of state and local taxes on your personal tax return. This has been referred to as

What do changes in depreciation rules mean for me in 2022-2023?

depreciation rules and changes

Most taxpayers have gotten very used to taking 100% bonus depreciation. Most of the time, people have been getting used to taking 100% bonus and writing off whatever they’re spending on capEx. This has been the case since the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in 2017 – the Trump tax cuts. You may be thinking

How can I control my accounts payable?

Summer is heating up, but an economic snowball is growing larger every day. Many businesses are seeing wild fluctuations in revenue and cash flow, which may translate into ballooning accounts payable (AP) ledgers and could have you wondering, “how can I control my accounts payable?”. The cascading effect of interconnected businesses not paying their bills