Why Your Company Needs a Blog

So what’s all the fuss about blogs? Do they really help your business? The short answer is yes. Below are just a few of the many reasons why writing a blog can help grow your business: Help with Organic Search Every time you write a new piece of content, you create a new URL, wh

Why Should I Start a 401(k) Plan for My Company?

Most people are familiar with the tax advantages to the participant of a 401(k) plan. There are also many benefits to an employer for implementing a 401(k) plan. Many of these are financial. The first, and most obvious benefit to the employer, is the tax advantages which can offset so

Hobby vs. Business Tax Treatment

In order to qualify as a business for tax purposes, an activity must be actively engaged in for profit. To determine if a taxpayer has a profit motive, the IRS looks at various factors which are often subject to judgment. It is important for a taxpayer to be able to prove they are a b

5 Ways to Protect Your Small Business from Fraud

Companies with less than 100 employees claimed a median loss of $150,000 as a result of fraud during 2016, according to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. Here are some tips to protect your small business from common frauds: Protect your IT infrastructure by instituting str

Missouri Use Tax

The State of Missouri, along with other states, imposes a use tax on businesses for purchases of tangible products purchased without sales tax. Common examples of purchases where use tax would be due include purchases from internet sellers/sites and purchases from out of state retaile