Safe Harbor 401(k) Plans for Small Companies

Mar 8, 2017

Among employer-sponsored retirement plans, 401(k)s have become the standard. Some prospective employees assume that a job will come with a 401(k). Therefore, offering a 401(k) at your company may help you hire desired workers, and help you retain val ...

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Personal Property Tax Deadlines for Florida Are Here!

Mar 8, 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 ...

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Roth 401(k) Rollovers: Beware the 5 Year Rule

Mar 6, 2017

An employer-sponsored 401(k) retirement savings plan is generally recognized as one of the easiest, and most practical ways to build towards a secure retirement. Employers often enroll employees automatically in a 401(k) plan, with a minimum contribu ...

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CRM is built for small businesses. Here's why.

Mar 6, 2017

There is a common misconception that big data, workflow automation, and customer relationship management (CRM) software are too complex for small businesses. This may have been true a decade ago when CRM could only be afforded by massive firms; but g ...

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FASB Issues Updated Guidance on Employee Benefit Plan Master Trust Reporting

Mar 3, 2017

Background On 27 February 2017, the FASB issued ASU No. 2017-06, Plan Accounting: Defined Benefit Pension Plans (Topic 960); Defined Contribution Pension Plans (Topic 962); Health and Welfare Benefit Plans (Topic 965): Employee Benefit Plan Master Tr ...

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How Auditors Assess a Borrower’s Financial Viability

Mar 1, 2017

Would you like someone to tell you when there’s substantial doubt that a borrower will be able to continue normal operations over the next year? Fortunately, the going concern assumption underlies all financial reporting done under U.S. Generally A ...

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Experts Can Help Reduce Headaches in Reduction-in-Force Cases

Mar 1, 2017

When an employer significantly reduces its workforce, there’s a risk that terminated employees will allege unlawful employment discrimination. Finance and accounting professionals with statistical expertise can help employers structure layoffs ...

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How hackers infiltrate your business

Mar 1, 2017

Despite advancements in cybersecurity, ‘black hat’ hackers are still a real threat to large and small businesses alike. Just last year, in what would later be known as the biggest data breach in history, Yahoo reported that over one billi ...

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Top Tax Tips for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

Feb 28, 2017

Oh, the freedom that comes with being self-employed or owning a small business — except when it comes to tax time, and then that dream of being your own boss, often turns into a nightmare! But, it doesn’t have to be that way, if you just foll ...

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What Manufacturers Want in an ERP System

Feb 28, 2017

Manufacturing is an industry with hundreds of nuanced procedures, from inventory and production to distribution and warehouse management. Thus, manufacturing companies have to deal with complex supply chains and workflows on a daily basis. Fortunatel ...

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