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December 2, 2019

6 Steps to Help You Find Time to Grow Your Business

Finding Time to Grow “There’s so much more I want to do but there’s just not enough hours in the day!”  It’s a common cry of […]
October 2, 2019

Tips to Pay Off Debt

Here are a few different tips to pay off your debt more quickly: First, you should get a clear picture of your debt.  This will help […]
September 25, 2019

Volunteering at Kids’ Food Basket

Last week Friday we enjoyed helping out the community and volunteering at Kids’ Food Basket as a team!         We learned a lot […]
September 18, 2019

Out of Office – Friday 09/20/19 – 12 pm until 3 pm

This Friday we will be out of the office & CLOSED from 12 o’clock noon until 3 pm! We will be out volunteering at Kids’ Food […]
September 18, 2019

Happy National Cheeseburger Day!

Today is National Cheeseburger Day!   Where is your favorite place to get a cheeseburger & what toppings can’t you go without!?    Check out our […]
September 9, 2019

Who Can Deduct Student Loan Interest?

Are you wondering who can deduct student loan interest on their taxes, the student or the parents? We know that it can be confusing!  The answer […]
September 4, 2019

Preparing for Natural Disasters

This year many natural disasters have occurred around the world & we never know when the next one will take place. Often, they take place with […]
August 30, 2019

Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day 2019!   Just a reminder that we will be closed this Monday for Labor Day! We hope that everyone has a great long Labor […]
August 29, 2019

IRS Cracking Down on Virtual Currency Owners

Have you made any virtual currency transactions in the past few years without reporting it? If so, you should have received a letter this month (or […]
August 28, 2019

Phishing Scam

BEWARE! There is a new IRS impersonation email scam spreading across the United States!    Many taxpayers have begun notifying phishing@irs.gov about unsolicited emails they have […]
August 21, 2019

End of Summer Tips

It’s that time of year again – almost the end of summer – where school is about to start up and suddenly everyone’s schedules have changed […]
August 16, 2019

Congrats to Our Client Redbox+ of Grand Rapids

Congrats to one of our newer clients, Redbox+ of Grand Rapids, on new business! We have been seeing you around town! This new company has come up […]
August 9, 2019

NEW Tax Withholding Estimator!

The IRS has launched a new & easy to use Tax Withholding Estimator tool!  The estimator makes it easier for taxpayers to review their withholding & […]
August 7, 2019

NTPI Fellow!

Congratulations to our Senior Accountant & Tax Manager, Melanie Willis, E.A., for becoming an NTPI Fellow® ! Last week she attended the NAEA National Conference in […]
July 31, 2019

Check out our NEW Client Portal Help page

Are you looking for some help on creating or accessing your Client Portal?   Check out our Client Portal Help page here!  Here we created some videos […]
July 31, 2019

Tips for Achieving Work-Life Balance

Do you & your employees want a better work – life balance?  Here are a few quick tips on how to do so: Take advantage of […]
July 25, 2019

Building Small Business Success Series – Promo Video

What is our new Building Small Business Success series all about? Click on the image below to see the short clip for yourself!  
July 24, 2019

Things to do in Grand Rapids – Weekend of July 26 – 28

Are you looking for events & things going on this weekend in Grand Rapids, MI?  We have gathered a few local events that are going on […]
July 14, 2019

Shortened Hours 07/15/19

We have shortened hours tomorrow – Monday, July 15th!  We will be open from 9 AM – 2 PM.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may […]
July 12, 2019

Visiting Clients – BLiS

Yesterday our Office Manager, Wendy, traded in the office & her heels for barrels & flip flops! We love going to visit Sarah & the gang […]
July 10, 2019

BSBS Series Thank You

Thank you to our staff & those who attended our first ever Building Small Business Success event! It was a success! We appreciate everyone for coming […]
July 10, 2019

Keep Your Retirement Plan Well Kept

~Check out this guide to ensure that your retirement plan is well kept, just like your garden~   Like a garden, a retirement plan needs regular […]
July 1, 2019

Happy 4th of July!

Happy Independence Day! 🎇  As a reminder to our clients & friends, we will be closed on the 4th of July! We will resume normal business hours […]
June 23, 2019

Fake Text Messages from the IRS

If you find yourself receiving fake text messages from the IRS, here’s what to do:   Check out more info from the IRS 
June 16, 2019

Happy Father’s Day 2019!

We at HAS would like to wish all of the fathers, grandfathers, uncles, brothers, cousins, father figures, dog fathers & more a happy Father’s Day!  We […]
June 13, 2019

“Beware of Little Expenses”

“Beware of little expenses; a small leak will sink a great ship.” – Benjamin Franklin  Have you ever heard this quote by Franklin?  As a business […]
June 7, 2019

National Doughnut Day!

Celebrate by going out & getting yourself a doughnut today!! 🍩 Check out one of our favorite places The Donut Conspiracy 😋
June 6, 2019

Traveling This Summer?

Summer is a popular time for travel & visiting friends & family! Be careful out there! Our friends at Micro Visions, Inc. say: Beware of those […]
May 27, 2019

Tips Gathered from Successful Small Business Owners

While learning and growing in life, have you ever looked back and thought, “I wish someone would have told me that?” … well now someone can. […]
May 23, 2019

Tips for Starting a Small Business

Tips for starting a Small Business: Find Your Niche It is best to start at what you’re good at and continually innovate and grow your niche […]
May 16, 2019

Social Security & Retirement

Social Security & Retirement Do you need help making decisions for your Social Security & Retirement? Scroll to check out these tips from Chad Zagel at […]
May 12, 2019

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day 2019!  We celebrate all mothers and mother figures who play an important role in our lives. We hope everyone had a great weekend […]
May 9, 2019

National Small Business Week

Sunday, May 5th – Saturday, May 11th is National Small Business Week! Don’t forget to support your local & small businesses this week especially & every […]
May 2, 2019

Do You Have a 401(k) Set Up?

Do you have a 401(K) set up yet? Whether you are in your 20’s or in your 40’s, the time to start investing in your future […]
April 24, 2019

Remember! The IRS Will NEVER…

Avoid Scams!!!  This time of year, following tax season, many people will pretend to be the IRS or TAS in an attempt to steal your information. […]
April 19, 2019

Wondering Where Your Tax Refund Is?

Wondering where your tax refund is? Use this link provided to check out it’s status!   
April 18, 2019

End of Tax Season

Finishing another wonderful tax season, thanks to our amazing clients! We appreciate your loyalty & continued business! We couldn’t have done this without our awesome tax […]
April 9, 2019

New Addition to QuickBooks Online

JUST IN – New addition coming soon to ALL versions of QuickBooks Online! It has been confirmed that all online versions of QuickBooks will now have […]
April 4, 2019

April 15 is Tax Day

Don’t forget to file your taxes if you still haven’t yet!  It’s less than 2 weeks until Tax Day and you do not want to be […]
March 30, 2019

State Laws Have Changed

As of March 29, 2019 — State laws have changed Michigan’s minimum wage and what employers can offer their workers in paid medical leave.  These 2 […]
March 21, 2019

Integrating Company Values

Integrating Company Values — Achieving 20/20 Vision  Align your employees Make sure employees’ work continues to support the company vision, mission & values. Teach values through […]
March 14, 2019

Be Wary of Scams!

These are very popular this time of year! Be wary of scam groups pretending to be charitable organizations offering tax deductions as bait! This scheme is […]
March 8, 2019
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International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day 2019  Today on International Women’s Day, as the world reflects on the accomplishments of women, we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge […]
March 8, 2019

New Drop Box!

Can’t make it in by 5pm to drop off your paperwork?  NO worries!  Don’t forget about our secure drop box located right outside of our door! […]
March 7, 2019
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Midtown Craftsmen

John Leegwater & Kevin Doenier Co-Founders “Amazing team, amazing work! You can trust Midtown Craftsmen to do a high-quality job! Not just carpenters, but artisans.” ~ […]
March 7, 2019
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JoJo’s House of Beauty

  Josephine White Owner/Stylist/Educator JoJo’s House of Beauty is a multicultural diverse salon designed to serve women and men of all color and hair texture. Our goal is […]
March 7, 2019
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D&L Auto Sales

Inspected.  Reliable.  Inexpensive A family-owned used car dealership Darrin & Lori Tosh, Owners Website:  www.dandlautosales.com   Facebook:  DandLAutoSales   Taking car buying to a whole new level of Customer Service!
March 7, 2019
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BLiS Gourmet

Steve Stallard, Executive Chef and founder of BLiS Gourmet Featured in USA Today, Self, and Food & Wine Magazine www.blisgourmet.com “Life is Short – treat yourself and […]