If your company is among the 80 percent of U.S. businesses that lease office equipment and furniture rather than buy it, you already know the benefits of leasing. But do you know the hidden pitfalls that can drive up your leasing costs?
They are rampant, according to the Better Business Bureau.
You may be trying to undercut competitors and attract business, but such a strategy will lose business in the long run, according to the Professional Pricing Society.
You probably can’t afford to hire an IT employee, and it’s expensive to pay tech consultants to repeatedly troubleshoot computer problems.
If your company has to transfer an employee, you may help by providing relocation services.
Can I roll over certain severance and a 401(k) into an IRA?
Say you take out a bank loan and place that money in your personal checking account. Then you start to withdraw funds as needed. Over time, you use the account for several different purposes. You just bought yourself a whole peck of tax trouble. Why?
Is there a maximum amount that any employee can be paid based on the idea of reasonable compensation with interest?
What are the per diem deductions for merchant seamen?
What triggers the wash-sale rule?