August 21, 2018
According to new rules from the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, meals and entertainment tax-deductible expenses for businesses have undergone considerable reform. Because the explanations of new deduction guidelines can be confusing, we’ve created this brief outline for you. A visit with your accounting professional to ensure your Chart of Accounts is correct may also be beneficial.
Keep expense details specific with coinciding receipts. Your bookkeeper will be grateful!
Remember, we are here to help, so contact our office any time for further explanation on new meals and entertainment rules.
Whether you’re claiming charitable deductions on your 2017 return or planning your donations for 2018, be sure you know how much you’re allowed to deduct. Your deduction depends on more than just the actual amount you donate.
Does your business use independent contractors? Could the IRS reclassify them as employees and subject you to back taxes, interest and penalties? Find out what the IRS looks for and what you can do to reduce the risk of reclassification.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday need no introduction, but for small business owners it’s all about Small Business Saturday—an annual holiday shopping tradition that gets communities out in support of their local small businesses. Small Business Saturday falls on November 24 this year, so if you haven’t already…start getting the word out.