thousands pay too much in taxes because
they didnt think of deducting job
expenses or donations.
Lock Up Those Checks
Blank business checks are
worth more than you think. It's not unusual for an employee to
take some blank checks from the checkbook and use them like
money. It happens much more often than you can imagine. Will the defalcation be uncovered? Sure, but when depends on a number of factors. If you don't reconcile your bank account right after you receive your statement and the embezzler steals checks from the end of the book it could be some time before you're alerted to a problem. What to do? Keep only enough checks in the book for immediate needs and lock the rest in a secure file cabinet or safe.
Can I 1099 my technicians? An employee or
not an employee? That's an issue now under close scrutiny by the Internal Revenue Service. Here are the 20 questions the IRS will use to determine if workers are company employees or true independent contractors.
Payroll Administration / Wage & Hour Laws Some state rules on
paying wages are more comprehensive, strict and complex than federal
rules. Most states require terminated employees be paid within a
specified period. Others mandate severance pay. Here's often asked questions and answers regarding payroll. NANCY
December is not just another month when it comes to operating a business.
While we can't give you more time to complete all your business chores, we can help you placate your accountant. Here are five December tax moves that shouldn't eat up too much time and could make your business's 2013 tax bill a bit smaller.
Gasoline volume has an affect on all your profit centers. Whether your a full facility service station, a food mart or convenience store, a car wash or a pumper, don't forget to consider these three very important factors when pricing your fuels.
My business is in California. Can I deduct a cash shortage or
uniform costs and loss from an employee's paycheck? We are also often asked how to
properly deduct the cash shortage from the employee's paycheck.
Here are 25 ways to improve the
beverage sales in your store. Merchandising tips are included. Follow
these guidelines to maximize your gross profits. We're certain you'll find information to make your business more successful.