Driving Profits is filled with valuable information on tax, audit, and other breaking issues facing the automotive-dealership industry. Although we advise that dealerships continue to consult directly with an accounting expert before making any tax or accounting decisions, this newsletter is a great way to keep current.

Driving Profits - May 2012

May 1, 2012

An Eye on Natural Disasters: Dealerships Need a Plan of Preparation, Testing and Recovery A look back at some recent headlines will remind dealership owners that natural disasters can strike almost anywhere at almost any time, and this reminder shoul ...


Driving Profits - April 2012

Mar 23, 2012

Amid the Identity Theft Crisis, Dealerships Should Review and Test their Red Flags Programs Identity theft has become a financial epidemic, and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has a mandate for automobile dealerships to combat it. The requirement ...


Driving Profits - December 2011

Dec 15, 2011

Note to Self: Time to Talk to Your CPA about Year-End Tax Planning for the Dealership So there you are, sitting in your office in early December, still feeling a little stuffed from the Thanksgiving dinner, and you have this nagging feeling that ther ...


Driving Profits - September 2011

Sep 16, 2011

Dealerships Should Start Tax Planning Early to Take Advantage of 2011 Benefits A review of 2011’s economic events and a look at the uncertainties that lie ahead indicate why auto dealerships should get an early start on their year-end tax plann ...


Driving Profits - May 2011

May 1, 2011

Disaster Preparation: What Dealers Need to Know to Protect their Operations, and their Peace of Mind The earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan on March 11 provide a stark reminder that some natural disasters can occur with no warning – or just m ...