Auto Dealers and Property Taxes- What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!

Mar 22, 2017

“Tax season,” doesn’t only mean that it’s time to be aware of your income tax filing requirements. Florida residents need to know that their personal property tax deadlines are also here! The deadlines to file personal property tax returns ar ...

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Bench Strength Can Be Key to Successful Growth

Mar 22, 2017

Are you thinking of expanding your dealership? Make sure your build up your “bench strength” before your grow! The winningest coaches in the NFL, or really any sport, know that championships are often made or lost, on the depth of their bench. Ho ...

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Dealerships In Depth – With Mario JT Benedetti

Mar 21, 2017

For this installment of Dealerships in Depth, we spoke with Mario JT Benedetti, of South Dade Toyota. Mario has been involved with Auto Dealerships for over 30 years. He describes his proudest moment of that career as when he was finally given the Le ...

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How CRM software will develop in 2017

Mar 21, 2017

CRM systems are evolving at a swift pace, with new productivity-boosting features rolling out every month. In fact, according to Gartner, the CRM market grew to $26.3 billion in 2015, and this year it’s expected to hit $36.5 billion. The functi ...

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Your Auto Dealership and Cybersecurity Concerns – Part II Ransomware

Mar 20, 2017

Tax season is upon us, and that means if there is one thing you can count on, in addition to filing deadlines, it’s an increase in scams and cyberattacks. In fact, the IRS recently sent out a warning about a significant increase of “phish ...

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Take Stock of Inventory

Mar 17, 2017

A small business’s ability to track inventory and minimize errors, omissions and fraud depends on the existence of a robust inventory reporting and tracking system. Some small businesses continue to rely on a manual inventory system. Others hav ...

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The value of integrating your systems

Mar 15, 2017

Before you know it, your business can get caught up in a complex IT infrastructure. At first, you start with a basic accounting system like QuickBooks. As your business grows, however, there is a higher demand for advanced inventory management, custo ...

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What Have Been the "Top 10" Tax-Savings Strategies of the last 25 Years?

Mar 14, 2017

Worth Magazine is celebrating its 25th year in publication, so in their “Silver Anniversary” edition, which is currently available, we thought it would be a good idea to explore some of the best money saving tax strategies of the last qua ...

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FASB Proposes Improvements to Nonemployee Share-Based Payment Accounting

Mar 9, 2017

On 7 March 2017, the FASB issued a proposed ASU, Compensation – Stock Compensation (Topic 718). The FASB issued this proposed ASU as a part of its Simplification Initiative to maintain or improve the usefulness of the information provided to the us ...

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February 2017 Highlights: ASUs (proposed and issued), relevant effective dates, and new lease accounting standard (ASC 842)

Mar 9, 2017

What’s new this month? The FASB issued two Accounting Standards Updates in February 2017. ASU No. 2017-05, Other Income—Gains and Losses from the Derecognition of Nonfinancial Assets (Subtopic 610-20): Clarifying the Scope of Asset Derecognit ...

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