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Don't Be a Victim of Tax Scams

  • 8 April 2014
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Don't Be a Victim of Tax Scams

Tax scams have already cost taxpayers more than $1 million this year. A recently reported phishing scam involves emails falsely labeled from the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS). The email usually begin with the following: “Your reported 2013 income is flagged for review due to a document processing error…” and leads to contact information for a bogus “advocate” assigned to your case. You can learn more at the TAS official site: www.irs.gov/advocate

Tax Return Lost in the Mail? Court Says: You're Liable

  • 11 March 2014
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Tax Return Lost in the Mail?  Court Says:  You're Liable

The deadlines for corporate and partnership taxes are fast approaching. Will you file on time? Be prepared to prove it. The federal government outlines four delivery methods that can officially prove your return was filed on time, even if the IRS claims it was never received. However, forget to keep a receipt or proper documentation and you’re likely out of luck in the eyes of the law.

How Much Is Your Business Really Worth?

  • 25 February 2014
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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How Much Is Your Business Really Worth?

While it may seem like it now, you won’t be running your business for all eternity. At some point, you’ll likely retire from or sell your company. To that end, you’ll need an exit strategy. When clients come to us without clear exit strategies, we often find that the hardest component for them to master is valuing what their businesses are really worth. Too often, the true value of the business is grossly miscalculated, considered too late, or both.

The Social Security Tax Trap

  • 11 February 2014
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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The Social Security Tax Trap

Taxes are behind one of the oldest business-owner curses: The more you pay yourself, the more it could cost you in the long run. A huge culprit in this scenario is the Social Security tax. Most often, what you put into Social Security is nowhere near what you get out of it in benefits. And once you reach a certain salary level, it can become a real sticking point. Balancing the wages you deserve with an income that is tax-effective is the key.

Family SUCCESSion Planning: Four Careful Considerations

  • 17 December 2013
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Family SUCCESSion Planning: Four Careful Considerations

We asked San Antonio business consultant John Dini, one of the nation’s leading experts on business ownership and exit planning, for his advice on handing down the family business. As the author of Hunting in a Farmer’s World, Beating the Boomer Bust and 11 Things You Absolutely Need to Know About Selling Your Business , Dini literally “wrote the book” on succession planning. He recommends that Baby Boomers and other business owners with an eye on retirement carefully consider the following questions.

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