Year-End Tax Planning

Dec 1, 2003

Year-End Tax Planning By Tony Argiz, CPA, ABV, CFE(targiz@mba-cpa.com) and Santiago Pujals, CPA (spujals@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News It is that time of the year again when the dealership operator should review the numbers and mak ...

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Is Your Dealership Properly Charging Discretionary Sales Surtax?

Nov 1, 2003

Is Your Dealership Properly Charging Discretionary Sales Surtax? By Santiago Pujals, CPA (spujals@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News The Florida Department of Revenue (DOR) has made a concerted effort to make sure auto dealerships are p ...

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Fraud Schemes at Dealerships

Oct 1, 2003

Fraud Schemes at Dealerships By Tony Argiz, CPA, CFE, ABV (targiz@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News It is estimated that in 2002, fraud cost U.S. organizations more that $600 billion, or about $4,500 per employee. According to a report ...

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Generating Cash Flow through Segmented Depreciation

Sep 1, 2003

Generating Cash Flow through Segmented Depreciation By Barry I. Ross, CPA (bross@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News An auto dealership requires a very substantial capital investment of which a significant portion is in the real estate. ...

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Automated Sales Tax Audits - Gaining New Insight Into Sales Tax Procedures

Aug 1, 2003

Automated Sales Tax Audits Gaining New Insight Into Sales Tax Procedures By Stuart Rosenberg, CPA (srosenberg@mba-cpa.com), Maria Rubin and Patricia Valladares-Foo, CPA, CISA   published in Professional Auto News   The average new car purch ...

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The 2003 Tax Act Can Save You Taxes and Increase Your Sales

Jul 1, 2003

The 2003 Tax Act Can Save You Taxes and Increase Your Sales By Rosamaria DeVelasco Bravo, CPA (rbravo@mbafcpa.com) published in Professional Auto News If your life’s work has been devoted to building your dealership, you undoubtedly care about ...

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An Eye to the Future: Business Continuation

Jun 1, 2003

An Eye to the Future: Business Continuation By Tony Argiz, CPA, CFE, ABV (targiz@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News If your life’s work has been devoted to building your dealership, you undoubtedly care about what will happen to y ...

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Networks by Design

May 1, 2003

Networks by Design By Maria Rubin and Stuart Rosenberg, CPA, ABV (srosenberg@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News Auto dealers have begun to embrace network planning as a way to maximize a dealership’s earning potential, reduce over ...

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Compensation Plans

Mar 1, 2003

Compensation Plans By Tony Argiz, CPA, ABV, CFE (targiz@mba-cpa.com) published in Professional Auto News Across the country, 230,000 new and used car salespeople sold more than 16.8 million automobiles in 2002. Automotive sales teams continue to move ...

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Preserving Family Wealth with Family Limited Partnerships

Feb 1, 2003

TrPreserving Family Wealth with Family Limited Partnerships By Tony Argiz, CPA, ABV, CFE(targiz@mba-cpa.com), Kashyap Bakhai, CPA, ABV (kbakhai@mba-cpa.com), and Poonam Vaidya, CBA, ASA published in Professional Auto News Preserving family wealth is ...

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