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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...

How Your Church or Nonprofit Can Travel for Less

Reading Time: 3 minutesYour church or nonprofit organization may have big plans to help others here in the U.S. or abroad.  Travel is expensive and can deter a lot of people from committing to charitable ventures that help people in need.  Fortunately, if you are...

How to Maximize Nonprofit Contribution Deduction

Reading Time: 1 minuteThere are a lot of tax codes surrounding charitable contributions Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you plan your nonprofit contributions this year: Choose who you are going to donate to carefully. Not all nonprofit qualify for. Do you...

How to Make a Living doing your Social Passion

Reading Time: 3 minutes“The people who make it to the top — whether they’re musicians, or great chefs, or corporate honchos — are addicted to their calling … [they] are the ones who’d be doing whatever it is they love, even if they...

Top 10 Non Profits

Reading Time: 3 minutesNon-profit organizations offer something unique: people working together solely for to fulfill the mission for which they were created without the motive of profit. Employees drawn to non-profits aren’t pursuing work in hope of a big paycheck;...

What??? The NFL Was a Nonprofit

Reading Time: 3 minutesIn 2012, Roger Goodell earned 44.2 million in total compensation as the commissioner of the National Football League. Not too surprising. Corporate representatives of the NFL, after all, are not unlike King Midas: everything they touches turns...

How Many Nonprofits are there?

Reading Time: 2 minutesThe nonprofit field has been growing in popularity over the last 30 years. As of 2015, there are 1.5 million registered nonprofit organizations in the United States, dealing with issues of all sorts—from animal rights to diseases overseas. Of...