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From Risk to Managing Partner

From Risk to Managing Partner

    Gina Valorz joined Steven Bankler’s CPA firm in 1996 and Bankler Advisory, the investment advisory service of Steven Bankler’s CPA firm, in 2001. Today, Valorz is the managing partner for Steven Bankler CPA Ltd. She was elected to the position in...

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From Risk to Managing Partner

Partnerships Are a Tricky Business

    Small business ownership can be daunting when you’re alone at the top. That’s why many entrepreneurs consider forming their businesses as equal partnerships between two or more owners. However, these business structures can be uniquely affected by...

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From Risk to Managing Partner

New Rules of Construction Accounting

    If you’re a reputable construction contractor, there’s no doubt you’re precise with measurements, equipment, project timelines and other aspects of the business. But bookkeeping? Accounting? Tax strategies? Those areas aren’t likely in your...

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From Risk to Managing Partner

Avoiding Payroll Tax Surprises

    Business owners in the construction industry need to adjust their workforce continually, which can lead to complicated payrolls. The IRS and the state of Texas have a vested interest in you getting payroll right, though, because employment taxes are a...

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From Risk to Managing Partner

How to Avoid Ghost Tax Preparers & Other Scammers

    The American tax system is filled with tax breaks that can save you thousands of dollars, as long as you know where and how to look. But the system is decidedly not “user friendly,” which is why many taxpayers miss out. Finding a savvy tax preparer who...

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From Risk to Managing Partner

Tax Breaks for Pivoting Your Business

    The construction industry has been through a rollercoaster of highs and lows the past couple of years. The pandemic has caused volatility in project timelines, staffing, regulations, and the supply chain in ways that may have forced you to reinvent how...

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