Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Business Broker

The New Year is upon us, and along with it comes numerous resolutions/goals individuals make. For some, 2017 might be the year they finally start their own business. Others are at the other end of that cycle and are ready to sell their business in the New Year. For the latter group, it is important…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Accounting & Reporting Standards Conference – Phoenix AZ

This conference is designed to bring practitioners current with the accounting and reporting standards of the profession. Participants will also be made aware of the troublesome areas in the standards.   When: January 11th, 2017 @ 8am – 4:30pm Where: Black Canyon Conference Center 9440 N 25th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85021-2714 (602) 944-0569 For more…

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Outlook for CPAs and Accounting Firms in 2017

During the final two months of 2016, the stock market rose exponentially and consumer confidence was the highest it has been in several years. Much of this optimism is believed to be due to the perception that the new Presidential Administration is pro-growth. And if the policies of the incoming administration are successful, this would…

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CPA Continuing Education Class: Critical Tax and Insurance Ramifications – Phoenix AZ

Recall key points related to tax ramifications associated with implementation of the Act; Identify penalties that apply to individuals and businesses; Recall tax changes that recently went into effect; Recall how to assist clients with tax planning under the Affordable Care Act. The Affordable Care Act continues to be phased in this year and in future…

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What New Government Policies Mean for Entrepreneurs

As new government policies start to go into effect in Washington D.C., entrepreneurs need to be aware of what these policies for their businesses. For the past several years, the U.S. has experienced an economic growth rate of (on average) about 2% of GDP (Gross Domestic Product). There are some reasons to believe this growth…

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