December 28, 2016

Clean Your Financial House For The New Year

No matter whether you apply the expression to changes in attitude or to life adjustments, the end of the year is a great time to assess […]
December 21, 2016

S Corporation? Check your basis!

Typically, stock basis in an S corporation begins with the capital contribution you make to get the company started. At the end of each taxable year, […]
December 14, 2016

Retirement Tax Break Benefits for 2016

December 31 is the last day you can benefit from certain retirement tax breaks. For example, if you haven’t put the maximum amount allowed in your […]
December 13, 2016

Michigan Minimum Wage Increasing

Beginning January 1, 2017, the minimum wage rate in Michigan increases to $8.90 per hour.  This is the third step in 2014’s Public Act 138 which […]
December 7, 2016

Should You “Bunch” Your Medical Deductions?

Bunching deductions means timing the payments between years to get the best tax deduction. Since 2016 is the last tax year that taxpayers age 65 or […]
November 30, 2016

Social Security Wage Base Increase

If you’re an employer, you’ll need to withhold social security tax from a higher amount of your employees’ wages in 2017. The wage base for withholding […]
November 16, 2016

When Should I Move To The Cloud?

It’s never too late to move to the cloud!  There isn’t necessarily a best time or best way for each business to begin the transition.  One […]
November 10, 2016

2017 Social Security Benefits

In 2017, retirees under full retirement age can earn up to $16,920 ($15,720 in 2016) before social security benefits are reduced.  
November 2, 2016

“Everyone” is Not Your Customer

Indiscriminately trying to sell to “everyone” can dilute your message, muddy your image, and waste your company’s resources. To market effectively, you have to know your […]