With the rapid rise of so called “gig” workers nowadays, many employers need to make the distinction between an employee and an indpendant contractor. While making this distinction would seem straightforward, this has traditionally been a point of uncertainty for many businesses. Now, as the result of a landmark court
Approximately 543,000 new businesses get started each month, adding to the roughly 19.4 million existing nonemployer businesses. Of the those total businesses, roughly 8% are partnerships. If you are considering forming a partnership to run a business there are some specific legal and tax considerations involved in operating in that
With the new tax laws in effect for 2018 its a good idea to do a quick checkup on the amount of taxes you’re having withheld. The IRS has made with this simple to do with its new online Withholding Calculator.  The Calculator helps you identify your tax withholding to
While the The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 is generally seen as being loaded with benefits for businesses, there is at least one exception. In an effort to discourage companies from becoming too indebted or taking on too much leverage, the new law caps the business deduction for
There’s no doubt that 2017 was a year plagued by wildfires that resulted in catastrophic destruction to the environment and personal property. In October alone, wildfires that tore across Northern California numbered more than a dozen. Some of these stand out as among the most damaging to ever hit the