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Does AB5 Affect Your Business?

As many have heard, on September 18, 2019, Governor Newsom signed AB5, effective January 1, 2020.  The new law codifies the “ABC test” from the California Supreme Court decision in Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles, 4 Cal. 5th 903 (2018).  Under the ABC test, any person providing labor or services…

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Buttoning Up 2019

Are You Ready To Button Up 2019?

The difficulty of getting year-end business tasks done will depend on how organized you’ve been throughout the year. Whether you’re a DIY business owner and handling things yourself, or if you have a bookkeeper/accountant, there are some tasks you’ll need to get done to button up 2019. While the government requires much of the work,…

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Protect Yourself From Tax Scams

Protect Yourself From Tax Scams

There are many tax scams out there with the purpose of stealing your identity, stealing your money, or filing fraudulent tax returns using your private information. Tax scammers work year-round, not just during tax season and target virtually everyone. Stay alert to the ways that criminals pose as the IRS to trick you out of…

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Hire Your Kid, Save on Taxes

Hiring your child to work as a legitimate employee is a great tax strategy, which got even better with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Starting in 2018, the standard deduction nearly doubled, from $6,350 to $12,000, meaning under the new law, your child can shelter almost twice the wage income without paying income taxes. …

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Financial Statement Preparation in Glendale

Organized Financial Statement Preparation in Glendale

For many small businesses today, financial statements are an essential part of what you must provide each year. Your banks, lenders, creditors, and financial institutions may require that you give these statements annually. So that they can see how you are performing. And if they want to keep assisting you in securing financing for what…

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