October 1, 2014

Beware of “Back-Door” Roth IRA Contributions – They May Result in Unintended Income Tax Consequences

If you’re a high-income individual, you may not be eligible to contribute directly to a Roth IRA. There is a back-door approach, but there may be unintended tax implications if you have an existing IRA.   Read more >>>
October 1, 2014

What You Need to Know About the Special Accounting Rule and Supplemental Wages

When payroll planning for the end of the year, think about using the special accounting rule for fringe benefits. Additionally, year-end and holiday bonuses are considered supplemental wages and have specific tax regulations.   Read more >>>
October 1, 2014

Customizing QuickBooks to Meet Your Needs

Sometimes, spending a little time making a few changes in the way your accounting software operates can make your workday a lot easier. If you’re a QuickBooks user, here are a few ways to use the “preference” feature to customize the software to better meet your needs.   Read more >>>
September 22, 2014

Congress Defers Action on Key Tax Bills

Several tax bills which would extend federal tax incentives for manufacturers are languishing in Congress. These include the Research & Development Tax Credit, Section 179 Expense Allowance, Bonus Depreciation, and Alternative Fuel Tax Credit.   Read more >>>
September 16, 2014

What Are The Qualities of a Leader?

The leadership in your organization will be critical to its long term success and sustainability. Have you developed a solid leadership team who can communicate and guide your employees toward your vision?   Read more >>>
September 12, 2014

Section 168 Dispositions of Tangible Property

The final regulations on the disposition of Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System property (§1.168) were released on August 14, 2014.   Read more >>>
September 5, 2014

Grants Available Through Wisconsin Fast Forward Program

Through the Wisconsin Fast Forward program, the state is making up to $15 million in grants available to support employer-led worker training.   Read more >>>
September 3, 2014

A Retirement Budget for the Wealthy…Who Knew?

A retirement budget sets goals for spending and saving, and can help assure you of sufficient money for retirement and beyond. Don’t let the idea of formulating a retirement budget and financial plan take a back seat. Wealthy individuals may be surprised by this exercise, but it is not far-fetched that their current lifestyle could be at odds with their retirement goals.   Read more >>>
September 3, 2014

Does Your Company Have an EDI System?

Does your company use an electronic data interchange environment to send and receive order information from your own customers? If so, you need to take steps to mitigate the security risks for your consumers and the consumers that your business relationships touch.   Read more >>>
September 3, 2014

Do You Have the Resources You Need to Grow Your Business?

Is it time to take your business to the next level? If you want to expand your products or services, add a new product line, find more customers, or grow in some other way, you need to consider all your options.   Read more >>>
October 2014

Sage 100 ERP Breakfast-n-Learn Series (October 2014)

At our Breakfast-n-Learn on Tuesday, October 14, we will be reviewing the Custom Office module.   Read more >>>
November 2014

2014 Payroll Forum

If you are responsible for payroll or human resources in your organization, you won't want to miss the 2014 Payroll Forum!   Read more >>>
November 2014

2014 Year End Tax Planning Workshops

Learn about tax changes for 2014 and 2015 and planning opportunities to help reduce your tax liability. This seminar is geared towards the tax issues of both large and small businesses and their owners.   Read more >>>
November 2014

Sage 100 ERP Breakfast-n-Learn Series (November 2014)

At our Breakfast-n-Learn on Tuesday, November 11, we will be reviewing Payroll and eFiling & Reporting.   Read more >>>
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