Basic Legal Aspects Fir New Business Owners

There is a wide series of legal aspects that small business owners need to familiarize themselves with when starting up their business. The lines below will help them know the basic legal aspects related to their future activities, including their trading status,...

Tax-Free Gains from Home Sales

The National Association of Realtors recently reported that the median sales price of an existing single family home was around $180,000 in late 2012. That’s down from the peak years of 2005–2007, when such prices were near $220,000 but still up from 2002, when the...

Passing the Tests for Entertainment Deductions

If you’re a business owner, you probably entertain customers, prospects, employees, suppliers, and others. Such outlays may be deductible, whereas others are in a gray area. If you know the rules, you can support your deductions and withstand IRS scrutiny. Direct...

Do Well While Doing Good with a Charitable Gift Annuity

You may want to “give something back,” with a substantial charitable donation but fear relinquishing assets you’ll need for living expenses. In this situation, consider funding a charitable gift annuity (CGA). Many charities and other nonprofit organizations offer...

Firm Recognition and New Hires

Jeff Brovet, audit partner, was awarded the William P. Eyerman Award by the Triangle Commerical Association of Realtors at their Frontier Awards held on February 27th.  This award was in recognition of Jeff and TJT’s contribution to the Association and to the...