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Why Business Owners Are Celebrating Medicare's Big 5-0

  • 8 September 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Why Business Owners Are Celebrating Medicare's Big 5-0

This year marks Medicare’s 50th birthday. If you’re a business owner and think that milestone is irrelevant to you, think again. Participating in Medicare can be cost effective. If you’ve paid payroll taxes over the years, you may not need to pay premiums for Medicare Part A at all. But, in order to take full advantage, follow these three steps:

Tax Incentives for Military Veterans in Business

  • 25 August 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Tax Incentives for Military Veterans in Business

San Antonio has always been a proud military community. Employing military veterans during and after active duty helps maintain the strong, dedicated workforce that makes our community great. Plus, many employers find the work ethic, communication skills and other strengths common among military veterans make them strong team members.

Create a SIMPLE IRA Before October 1

  • 11 August 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 2055
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Create a SIMPLE IRA Before October 1

SIMPLE IRA plans provide great advantages for self-employed individuals and small business employers, since they don’t require the start-up and operating costs associated with conventional retirement plans.

Energy-Saving Incentives for Small Businesses

  • 28 July 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Energy-Saving Incentives for Small Businesses

Many small businesses are becoming more energy efficient because it’s the right thing to do for our environment.  But did you know it can also benefit you as a business owner? The average commercial building wastes 30 percent of the energy it consumes, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. That’s a lot of money down the drain.

Are Gold Coins and Hedge Funds Good Retirement Plans?

  • 7 July 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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Are Gold Coins and Hedge Funds Good Retirement Plans?

News broke last month that Renaissance Technologies, owned by hedge fund leader James Simons, abolished its 401(k) plan and won the government’s permission to put pieces of Simons’ own Medallion fund inside Roth IRAs for employees instead. As Bloomberg News reports, “That means no taxes—ever—on the future earnings.”

Charity Scams: What You Need to Know

  • 23 June 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 1946
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Charity Scams:  What You Need to Know

Some charities sound like great causes but turn out to be scams. While it’s important to help others (and it can even be helpful to you, come tax season) charity scams can turn a moment of giving into a moment you wish you could get back.

When Employees Are Called for Jury Duty

  • 9 June 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
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When Employees Are Called for Jury Duty
Participating in the judicial process is an important role. And most calls for jury duty result in little more than a day away from work, so it doesn’t necessarily disrupt business as usual when an employee gets called to serve. But what if jury duty ends up taking longer than a day or two?

When Adult Children Move Home: Take Tax Advantage

  • 26 May 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 1508
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When Adult Children Move Home:  Take Tax Advantage

They’re called the “boomerang” generation: young adults who move back into their parents’ homes, usually to save money after college. One study revealed that nearly 40 percent of young adults ages 18 to 34 have moved back in with their parents for a time after moving out.

Why Planning to Sell Your Business is Always a Good Idea

  • 12 May 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 1580
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Why Planning to Sell Your Business is Always a Good Idea

One in three small business owners plan to fund their golden years by selling their businesses. However, half of these business owners do not have potential buyers lined up. These statistics from a 2014 Small Business Retirement Readiness Study shed light on a common issue among entrepreneurs: the issue of poor exit planning.

How an LLC Can Help a Business Thrive

  • 21 April 2015
  • Author: Cari Holbrook
  • Number of views: 1785
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How an LLC Can Help a Business Thrive

Taking on partners or investors can be risky, especially when you’re just starting out. However, certain risks are necessary in order to succeed. Some tools can help mitigate the risk of getting outside funding for a business. An LLC structure is one of those tools.

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