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When Is Bankruptcy the Best Option?

  • 23 October 2013
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When Is Bankruptcy the Best Option?

“Do I really have to declare bankruptcy?” It’s a gut-wrenching thought. More than 500 Texas businesses  declared bankruptcy in the first quarter of 2013, according to U.S. Court statistics. Personal bankruptcy filings were logged in the thousands. Could these have been avoided? When does bankruptcy become the best option?

Charitable Giving Tip That Could Save You Thousands

  • 22 October 2013
  • Author: ellice909
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Charitable Giving Tip That Could Save You Thousands
Have your long-held stocks made a good recovery this year? If so, they could hold the key to saving you thousands in taxes when it comes to charitable giving. If you’re a sole proprietor or own a business with another type of flow-through entity like an LLP, LLC or S-Corp, giving appreciated stock as a gift could be the best way to give, and receive, this year.

Home Office Deductions: Is the Tax Advantage Worth It?

Is the Tax Advantage Worth It?

  • 8 October 2013
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Home Office Deductions: Is the Tax Advantage Worth It?

 The IRS is now using a simplified, common-sense approach to calculating home office deductions called the ‘safe harbor method.’ While the new optional deduction will reduce time and paperwork, it may not be right for everyone. Here, we take a look at the new option as well as an often-overlooked alternative that could save you even more money.

Affordable Care Act: Does Your Small Business Need Prepping?

Affordable Care Act: Does Your Small Business Need Prepping?

There’s been a lot of talk regarding how large businesses will handle the restraints and changing requirements of the impending Affordable Care Act (ACA). Earlier this month, the U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday proposed new rules meant to ease requirements for large companies and insurers when they report employees' health coverage information. But what about small, family-owned businesses? While there are no mandates to follow, the ACA does address small businesses. Some details that are cloaked as advantages, however, could come with some inherent snags.

Holiday Parties with Surprising Tax Advantages

  • 24 September 2013
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Holiday Parties with Surprising Tax Advantages

Now that the holiday party planning season is upon us, did you know your holiday party is up to 100 percent tax deductible?

 

Is Hiring Family a Good Idea?

Is Hiring Family a Good Idea?

While family businesses are more common than not, mixing relatives and money can be a source of great tension. There are ways, however, to increase success when making family a part of your business.

Cedar Canyon Ranch

  • 23 August 2013
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Cedar Canyon Ranch
Dr. Werner Ned Keidel, owner of Cedar Canyon Ranch in Comfort, Texas, values tradition. This neonatologist-turned-rancher comes from a long line of doctors who see hard work and determination as the best things in life.


Wodkins & Reed Counseling Services

Wodkins & Reed Counseling Services

  • 21 June 2013
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Wodkins & Reed Counseling Services

Mike Wodkins served twenty three years as a police officer, first with the military and then with the Alamo Heights Police Department. Debra Reed worked sixteen years in the prison system as a Correctional Administrator. Mike completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Forensic Psychology and his Master’s Degree in Counselling Psychology during his time with the police force. Debra Reed holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice and a Master’s Degree in Counseling and in Public Administration. A husband and wife team, these two brought their talents and experience and long-time interest in the criminal justice system together and in 1999 opened their own counseling practice, Wodkins & Reed Counseling.

SwimFreak

SwimFreak

  • 21 June 2013
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SwimFreak

With a company name like SwimFreak, it would have been fitting for owner Anne Herzberg to grow up spending most of her time in a swimming pool. Quite the contrary, she grew up showing horses and eventually found herself making a splash with a swim shop called SwimFreak.

Sanchez & Associates

Sanchez & Associates

  • 21 June 2013
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Sanchez & Associates

For Martin and Kim Sanchez of Sanchez & Associates, it was not what you would imagine as the perfect love at first sight story.

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