New Strategies to Boost Profits from Service Work

Oct 23, 2017

Like fixed operations managers everywhere, Doug Shipp wanted to improve the gross profit from his service department’s labor. Shipp, service and parts director at Tafel Motor Co., a Mercedes-Benz dealership in Louisville, Ky., reviewed the rate ...

Explore

President Trump Signs Disaster Tax Relief Bill in Wake of Hurricanes

Oct 18, 2017

With overwhelming bi-partisan support, President Donald Trump signed sweeping tax relief measures into law for victims of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. U.S. citizens still recovering from the devastation of the recent hurricanes in Texas, Florid ...

Explore

Tax Reform: Proposal to End Estate Tax Renews Wealth Debate

Oct 12, 2017

The estate tax amounts to a rounding error in the federal budget, but the levy paid by precious few taxpayers plays an outsized role in the debate over growing income inequality and tax reform. Opponents decry the estate tax as a wealth-sapping ̶ ...

Explore

Tax Reform Framework Reflects Multiple Moving Pieces

Oct 11, 2017

The tax reform framework released last month by the Trump administration and Republican leaders in Congress could provide tax cuts or tax increases, depending on how the details are ultimately finalized. “There’s a lot of moving pieces in ...

Explore

Irma's Impact to Last a Year, Say Many Local Businesses

Oct 6, 2017

Even though Hurricane Irma spared South Florida from a direct hit, 70 percent of business people responding to a Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce survey said the storm would have a negative financial impact on their businesses over the next three mo ...

Explore

39% of Firms Expect Irma's Impact to Last a Year

Oct 5, 2017

A survey of CEOs, presidents, owners and decision makers has unveiled their conclusions about how the aftermath of Hurricane Irma is affecting Miami’s business community, with nearly two in five expecting negative consequences to linger for at ...

Explore

MBAF's Frank Gonzalez Appointed to Co-Chair of United Way of Miami-Dade's Tocqueville Society

Oct 5, 2017

Frank Gonzalez, CPA/CFF, managing principal of the Miami office and the principal-in-charge of the Audit Department at the nationally recognized public accounting firm MBAF, has been appointed to Co-Chair of United Way of Miami-Dade’s Tocquevil ...

Explore

More than 400 Expected to Attend Sixth Annual Entrepreneurship Summit

Oct 4, 2017

Hispanic Unity of Florida’s 2017 Entrepreneur Summit returns this year for its sixth installment, taking place Thursday in Hollywood. Expected to draw more than 400 atteendees, the day-long networking and education gathering aims to showcase th ...

Explore