You might think keeping financial information under your hat is best for your business, but learning to share could help you and your employees achieve your business goals. AUGUST 04, 2014 Some years ago, I hired an attorney to represent me on a small matter. He was young and very successful, expanding quickly and running [...]
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The very name “internal control” poses a problem for companies when they deal with outsourced providers. This internal responsibility for external functions has become one of the biggest challenges for companies in the 2013 update of the widely used internal control framework created by the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO). COSO [...]
An anonymous couple in California’s “gold country”—named after the 1849 Gold Rush—found $10 million in rare gold coins buried in cans on their property. Why stay anonymous? They don’t want people digging on their property. After all, this is the biggest and best coin discovery in U.S. history. So said Davis Hall of Professional Coin [...]
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Generally, you’ll need to file a gift tax return for 2014 if, during the tax year, you made gifts: • That exceeded the $14,000-per-recipient gift tax annual exclusion (other than to your U.S. citizen spouse), • That you wish to split with your spouse to take advantage of your combined $28,000 annual exclusions, or • [...]
If your business has made repairs to tangible property, such as buildings, machinery, equipment and vehicles, you may be eligible for a deduction on your 2014 income tax return. But you must make sure they were truly “repairs,” and not actually “improvements.” Why? Costs incurred to improve tangible property must be depreciated over a period [...]