What Success Looks Like In Reality For Businesses

Lots of email responses and activity were prompted by last week's note on the new 20% deduction for pass-through entities (if you didn't get it or missed it, shoot me a note by clicking the email button at the top of the page and I'll forward it along), and we're...

Can I Take the Section 199A Deduction For My Business?

Lots of business owners have been contacting us of late, as we've developed a bit of a reputation around the area for helping business owners save a bundle on their taxes.And many of the business owners in that we've talked to have a similar question:Can I take the...

Kyle Dickmann’s Thanksgiving Thank You To Business Owners

It's Thanksgiving week, which definitely seems to have come too fast this year.Because of the holiday, things are a bit slower -- but not by much. With so many changes for the business owner in this year's tax code, we're having lots of conversations with clients in...

Six Underlying Needs For Effective Small Business Planning In

So last week, I began the conversation around those foundational items of necessity for a "real" business that many business owners in don't quite take into consideration when they first get started.These are the sort of things that can be the difference between a...

Kyle Dickmann’s Essentials On Small Business Insurance Coverage

"Go start a business!" they said."It'll be fun and you'll make a lot of money!" they said. "FLEXIBILITY!" "BE YOUR OWN BOSS."But then ... well, you are your own boss now. And there are so. many. things. to think about beyond what you got into your business to actually...

Leading Through Change In Your Small Business

Goodness gracious, has there ever been change this year. I'm mostly referring to all of the new regulations in the tax code: the fact that strategies that "used to work" to reduce our clients' tax burdens might not work in the same way as they did in the past.Politics...

One Trump Tax Plan Mistake That Kyle Dickmann Wants You To Avoid

The internet can be a confusing, anxiety-inducing space.The national news is downright scary (and tragic), and places that used to be the province of baby pictures and goofy status updates are becoming increasingly divided over cultural questions and differences.But...

Brand Leverage: How to Maximize your Small Business’ Strengths

Some nice news from the oh-so-kind people at the IRS. Shoot, I probably should have told you this sooner, so you could EAT BETTER.The "meals" deduction is back!Per the guidance released earlier this month, we can once again deduct MEALS for business. (Entertainment is...

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