file your taxes

Software vs. CPA – How to File Your Taxes

Tax season.   Those two words are enough to cause anyone’s blood pressure to rise and their stomachs to churn.    The amount of information that has to be gathered and then submitted to the state and federal governments can seem overwhelming.   Over the past decade, there has been a...

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Avoiding Common Pitfalls in Compiling Financial Statements

Tax Preparation Tips for Spring

Spring has arrived, which means important tax deadlines are just around the corner. If you’re a Maryland business owner, now is a great time to start preparing essential tax and bookkeeping documents for your tax advisor. If you aren’t sure where to start, the experts...

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Outsourcing CFO services

Outsource Your Chief Financial Officer

Running or operating a small to mid sized business requires you to wear multiple hats throughout the day.    Whether you’re helping your sales team devise new selling strategies, or paying attention to the operations side of your business, there never seems to be enough time to...

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Employee Benefit Plan Audits – How They Work

Businesses who provide an “employee benefit plan” can use this feature as a way to attract qualified candidates, reward current employees for their work and dedication, and provide certain benefits to the business owners.   So what exactly is an employee benefit plan?   The most common employee benefit...

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retiring from your business

Retire From Your Business the Right Way

After years of hard work and dedication, you’ve built your business from the ground up, and now you’re thinking about retirement. It’s a choice that brings with it many positives and negatives, and many small to midsize business owners have been so busy working that...

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Maryland Food Tax

What Is the Maryland Food Tax?

Everyone knows that taxes are what helps state and federal governments raise money so they can provide a wide variety of services - from making sure roads are properly paved to funding programs like unemployment and welfare.   One of the most common taxes is the sales...

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expense HVAC

Expense Your HVAC Costs

You may not realize it, but the temperature of your building or office can have an impact on your employees. No one wants to freeze in the winter or sweat in the summer while trying to complete their work. Employee satisfaction and comfort translates into...

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