Tax and the Sharing Economy

Tax and the Sharing Economy

Airbnb. Bitcoin. Bicycle sharing services. The ability for people and business to exchange goods and services is changing rapidly. So how does this effect your business? Are you losing out by not using them? While only you can answer that by comparing the costs with...
Top Cyber Threats

Top Cyber Threats

Because the Sharing Economy relies on technology, computer security is a crucial concern. According to AICPA’s Forensic and Valuation Services and Information Management and Technology Assurance team’s whitepaper entitled “Top 5 Cyber Threats,”...
Employee Benefits

Employee Benefits

With the competition for job candidates tightening, your company’s employment package should be evaluated to attract the people that will improve your business. This costs money of course, but some benefits are paid partially by the US Government. With a recent...
The Affordable Care Act, Again.

The Affordable Care Act, Again.

Love it or hate, we still need to deal with it. Employers will pay large penalties for not complying with the ACA. Generally, employers with less than 50 full time equivalents (FTE) are exempt from having to provide coverage. However, if you have fewer than 50...
Software and the IRS

Software and the IRS

The IRS issued proposed regulations on Jan. 20, 2015 that would permit companies to benefit from a research and development credit for software it develops. Even though it is used for the taxpayer’s internal operations (software developed for customer use has...