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THE SMART BUSINESS OWNER’S LIST OF TAX DEDUCTIONS

For a business owner, taxes can be overwhelming and cumbersome. Tax deductions allow you to save thousands of dollars each year on your taxes and make tax filing a much more bearable experience. In this post, we'll list some of the tax deductions you can use to...

The Smart Business Owner’s List Of Tax Credits

One of the best ways to cut costs as a business owner is to take advantage of all the tax deductions and tax credits for which you're eligible. As a business owner, you're concerned with the bottom line--increasing your net profits. That probably means you spend most...

PRESS RELEASE: Cassidy Jakovickas, CPA of Fresno, CA Appointed to Intuit’s Accountant Council

Select Panel Advises on Products and Services that Accountants and Their Clients Want Most             FRESNO, CALIFORNIA – June 4, 2019 –Today, Intuit, Inc (Nasdaq: INTU) announced that Cassidy...

Beyond The Numbers: What We’ve Been Reading

Although our team loves using numbers and spreadsheets to help our clients make the best financial decisions, we also enjoy reading great books. Staying well read on both fiction and non-fiction books helps us hone our imagination and introduces us to new, sometimes...

Looking Back At April

It’s hard to believe that we’re at the end of April, but it’s true! This month, we helped our clients wrap up another great (and busy) tax season. There was, as always, a lot of paperwork, emails, and nail-biting involved in the days preceding April 15, but that’s all...

5 Last-Minute Tips For Filing Taxes in 2019

Well, April 15 is almost here, and the tax-related panic is thick. If you haven’t filed your 2018 tax paperwork and are rushing to get your taxes in by the deadline, we’ve decided to give you some last-minute tax advice that will hopefully help ease your stress....

An Introduction To Cybersecurity for Business Owners

Keeping your sensitive business and customer data secure has never been more critical. Whether you are a small business or a national corporation, you can't relax your defenses against those criminals seeking to take advantage of lazy cybersecurity policies. Virtually...

March News Roundup

Wow! It seems like we just started March and we’re already moving into April! As we move into the final stretch of tax season, we’re recapping this month’s news for you, just in case you missed it amid the tax-related hubbub. MBS Accountancy: November Review This...

4 Key Changes To Depreciation Under The TCJA

As the Tax Cuts and Job Act (TCJA) continues to be unraveled by tax professionals, it’s important to review the changes and their implications on business operations and tax strategies. In this article, we’ll highlight TCJA’s changes to first-year bonus depreciation,...

3 Ways A CPA Can Make Your Business Successful

It can often seem unnecessary to hire a certified public accountant (CPA) since bookkeepers and accountants are frequently believed to be the be-all-end-all for a business’ finances. However, there are certain advantages to having a CPA by your side. While we...

Overlooked Tax Deductions for Small Businesses

Reading Time: 2 minutesTax deductions can make all the difference when it comes to saving money for your small business. Here are some of the most overlooked tax deductions for small businesses. Startup Expenses Deduction It’s possible that you could deduct your...

Top Business Tax Deductions

Reading Time: 2 minutesWhen you own your own business, you know how important it is to get as many tax deductions as possible. That’s why we’ve created a list of the top 7 business tax deductions to save you the most money. Home Office Deduction If you...

How to Stretch Your Refund

Reading Time: 2 minutesHow You Use Your Refund is a State of Mind There are so many things you can do with what many people tend to view as a windfall from the government. But the truth is, it was always your money, you simply overpaid your taxes through regular...

Top IRS Scams

Reading Time: 3 minutesYou Could be a Target Schemes to defraud U.S. Taxpayers continue to run rampant. And you could very easily be the next victim. The best way to combat this growing trend and protect your personal information and assets is to ensure you stay up to...

Celebrating Mary T. Washington: America’s First Black Woman CPA

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhen Americans celebrate black history month, we often remember great artists, singers, and musicians who created a brand new, uniquely American culture. However, let’s also remember those black Americans who paved the way for future black...

How to make filing your 2015 taxes a stress free experience

Reading Time: 2 minutesJust saying the word taxes is enough to make some people cringe. Taxes have existed for much of  human civilizations, and no matter how much you may dislike paying your taxes or how confusing the tax code may seem to you, the bottom line is that...