Month: November 2019

Don’t be surprised if a proposal billed as a middle-class tax cut emerges from the White House at some point next year. With the president’s hope to make it an election issue — as recently described by his top economic policy advisor in an interview with CNBC — the idea is to lower taxes on America’s middle earners
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French economist Jean-Baptiste Say was one of the first to study and define the entrepreneur as “one who shifts economic resources out of an area of lower and into an area of higher productivity and greater yield.” With disruption from technology, leaders of professional firms must be more entrepreneurial and less focused on compliance in
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They are sobering statistics. According to the National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) age is the strongest predictor of hearing loss among adults aged 20-69, with the greatest amount of hearing loss in the 60 to 69 age group. And nearly 25 percent of adults in America aged 65 to 74 and
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PARIS, FRANCE – JUNE 25: In this photo illustration, a visual representation of the digital … [+] Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is displayed on June 25, 2019 in Paris, France. Bitcoin surpassed the 11,000 dollar mark Monday, Facebook’s arrival on the cryptocurrency market with Libra has boosted global interest around the various currencies in circulation. Bitcoin has
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It’s a big mistake to think that nonprofit entities aren’t in it for the money. They are, and in a big way, needing the financial resources to succeed in their missions to serve their constituencies. In many cases, this need to raise and disperse funds makes their operation as complex as, or even more complex
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Picture this: your business is expanding and it’s time to hire your first round of employees. Congrats, that’s quite a milestone! All you need to do now is fill out the right business forms, draft role descriptions, create a job application, find great candidates, review resumes,  have them fill out all the necessary paperwork, and make
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A long string of losses in a horse related business may well attract IRS attention. Don’t despair. If you take the right steps you have a good chance of winning in Tax Court. Reilly’s Eighteenth Law of Tax Planning – Honest objective trumps realistic expectation. A quarter horse mare showing its muscles. Cd. Victoria, Tamaulipas,
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The financial planning process is complex and includes many areas: advising on matters of cash flow today and in the future, risk management, retirement planning, income tax planning, investment planning, estate planning, business succession, family governance, and just about any financial issue that comes up in the lives of your clients. Notice that investment planning
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Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos speaks after receiving the 2019 International Astronautical … [+] Federation (IAF) Excellence in Industry Award during the the 70th International Astronautical Congress at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC on October 22, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images) AFP
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When Richard Detrich and his wife, Nikki Steele, started contemplating where to retire, they went about it methodically. The couple had already agreed to move abroad. Next, they each drew up a list of the 15 most important factors to them and then compared notes. Turned out their lists were pretty similar. The Ventura, California,
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Michelle Endres (pictured) was appointed to the newly created position of chief people officer at LBMC, Nashville, where she will lead all human resources functions. The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, Nashville, announced its board of directors for 2019-20: as chair, LaurieTish, partner and national practice leader for government services for Moss Adams;
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