July 05, 2017
Taxes to Think About Before Selling Your Home and Their Implications

When thinking about selling a home, taxes are not usually the first thing most people think about. However, taxes are something to consider because they do play a role once you've sold your home. Therefore, it's best to spend some time learning about the tax implications that accompany the sale of your home. Otherwise, you could be in for a big surprise at tax time. And no one likes tax surprises, especially when it comes to the IRS!

June 28, 2017
C-Corp Tax Credit Program For The Arizona Tuition Connection

Arizona offers a large number of tax credits for C-Corporations. If a business has an insurance premium of state tax liability, they can assist children to obtain a quality education by making a tax credit donation. Understanding the tax credit program facts and the steps will make it easier to get started.

June 12, 2017
4 Little-Known Tax Breaks And Proposed Tax Changes for 2018 And Beyond-Edited Charitable Contribution Paragraph Two:)

There's just one thing I can't figure out. My income tax! -Nat King Cole.

Nat King Cole wasn't the only one who struggled with his income taxes. The federal tax code has grown from 400 pages at its inception in 1913 to more than 70,000 pages today. A National Taxpayers Union Foundation (NTUF) study in 2015 found that taxpayers spend more than $200 billion each year complying with the tax code. The amount is greater than the GDP of Pakistan, Portugal, or Ireland. The same study also found that more than 90% of taxpayers must rely on tax preparers or tax preparation software to comply with federal tax requirements.

May 31, 2017
Top 10 Reasons to Start a Business

Starting a business is an overwhelming yet incredibly rewarding endeavor. To know that you have built something from scratch, a business that has true long-term value is a feeling that is difficult to replicate. Although there will always be reasons to doubt yourself, and the timing of it, there are many reasons to start your own business. Here are some reasons to consider starting your own business, and see if these resonate enough to make that decision.

May 22, 2017
Maximizing Your Bond Capacity To Win Lucrative Projects

It is important to maximize your bond capacity to keep your construction business booming. You do this by winning lucrative projects. You win those projects by building your relationships with both your clients and your surety bond company. It is important to remember that a surety bond is not typical insurance. While it is true that you pay a premium for the bond, it acts less like insurance for you and more like insurance for your customer.