Should You Consider a Captive for Your Business Insurance Program?
December 8, 2017
Is it fair that companies with minimal losses end up subsidizing competitors with above average claims? Mark Kingston of Eastern Insurance has a better idea.Read More
Reminder to business owners: 1099 forms due sooner than in past years
November 30, 2017
The form-filing tends to be an unwelcomed chore for business owners. And the earlier deadline places businesses under additional time pressure.Read More
House tax reform bill eliminates the dreaded AMT. Or does it?
November 10, 2017
The proposed elimination of the AMT is indeed good news on its face. But on closer reading, the bill also proposes eliminating many of the preferences and exclusions of the regular tax system that served to trigger the AMT.Read More
Passing the Torch without Getting Burned
August 28, 2017
An interview with RBF managing partner Bill Rucci about the importance of business succession planning.Read More
New accounting rules for contract-based companies looming. will you be ready?
March 6, 2017
A major change in how companies account for revenue from the contracts they write with their customers is lurking in the not-to-distant future. And the time to act is now.Read More
The Importance of Planning for Uncertainty in Business
January 9, 2017
In business today, senior managers take many calculated risks. But sometimes, risks appear out of nowhere, requiring them to not only react swiftly, but also to work harder at anticipating unforeseen risks and their ramifications ahead of time.Read More
New Overtime Rules for White Collar Workers Kick In Soon
November 27, 2016
Businesses were scrambling to implement the new Department of Labor regulations, until a federal court put the matter on hold indefinitely.Read More
4 (Not So) Common Tax Mistakes Contractors Make
January 7, 2016
This article examines some of the lesser-known tricks and traps available to building contractors that are worth considering as part of a smart financial and tax plan.Read More
Passing the Torch to Your Successor
August 23, 2015
Without an up-to-date succession plan, current owners risk adverse financial, tax consequences.Read More
Will it soon be lights-out for the solar energy credit?
July 20, 2015
A 30% tax credit for new residential solar energy systems is set to expire after 2016.Read More