Thinking Bigger About Your Business

Beware of the "summer sloth". Instead of falling into that trap, what if you take this season to clear away the garbage and focus on what's really on your plate, and what you really need to grow? You see, running a business with success requires more than just...

Delayed Gratification: Staying Focused to Get Ahead (Later)

For sports fans, that was quite a run last week. The NHL crowned its champion (and the nation's capital seemed like it was one massive street party for the weekend), the rest of the NBA conceded to the Golden State Warriors, and we witnessed another Triple Crown in...

How Money Works For Business Owners (Part 1)

Sometimes it feels like all we face is turmoil. And this feeling is not restricted to those businesses who survive "month-to-month". Even the best-capitalized among us can get trapped by the ever-increasing cycle of impending doom. This is especially true if we follow...

Kyle Dickmann’s Four Keys To Smarter Interview Questions

Firstly, with the advent of technology like Google's new "Duplex" system, it's going to reach a point (sooner than we realize) that businesses like yours -- and mine -- will have less use for employees that are mere "order takers" or who don't engage in complicated...

Five Financial and Tax Strategies For Small Businesses

It's increasingly clear to all of us that our present "cultural moment" can take a toll on any person's mind who isn't vigilant. Constant connectedness to those who are (by their very vocation) incentivized to highlight change, chaos and fear is more dangerous than I...

Three Tips On How To Succeed as an Entrepreneurial Business Owner

Now that TY2017 is behind us, it is time to turn our greedy eyes towards the savings possible for you and your business in the "new" tax code under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. And there are many ways to save with these new regulations. One of the most talked...

2018 Tax Season Reflections From A Tax Professional

As I write, it's the day before tax day (which is Tuesday the 17th), and we are pushing hard during this final stretch. Procrastinators in are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing off the hook,...

How To Eliminate Bad Business Debt In Your Small Business

There's a bunch of "business" I need to communicate today, before I get to my discussion of your business debt. That's because the personal filing deadline is Tuesday, April 17th, and the majority of our business clients also have us handle their personal returns. So,...

10 Simple Fraud Protection Safeguards Companies Should Implement

Things have been cranking at the Dickmann Tax Group offices of late! We have had a steady stream of new clients calling, emailing and coming through our doors. But it's also because of all of the questions we are fielding about the new tax law changes, and what that...

Six Common Ways Taxpayers Receive IRS Audits

With the tax deadline bearing down on us, I thought I'd touch base today, to give you some thoughts on what could get you into hot water THIS tax season. And, well, really any tax season. Now ... sometimes, clients come to us from other professionals because they have...

NEW STRATEGY FOR YOUR FINANCES