Showing Appreciation and Fairness: How to Calculate Employee Raises

There are plenty of reasons that warrant an employee salary increase.  Dedication, loyalty, performance, and continued education all apply.  But how do you make sure  are fair across the board?  That’s what we’re about to dig into. Fair warning – it does involve math and rubrics.  You may feel like you’re back in school, but … Read more

The ABCs of CPAs

  How Hiring a Certified Public Accountant Can Save Your Business Money The right CPA could easily become your new best friend, especially when he or she takes over the heavy lifting for your business’ financial health and well-being. Not only is their expertise valuable, establishing a partnership with a trusted financial advisor gives you … Read more

IRS Announces 2017 Plan Limits

On October 27th, the IRS announced cost of living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for pension plans for the 2017 tax year. Most of the pension plan limits remain unchanged from 2016 to 2017.   Listed below are the maximum benefit and contribution limits for 2016 and 2017:   Type of Limitation 2016 2017 401(k) / … Read more