Get summer tax break for biz travel

  • May 17, 2018

Do you need a break from your busy schedule? There may be a way to take off this summer and have your business deduct the lion’s share of the cost.

In the Payroll Mailbag: May ’18

  • May 17, 2018

Are employees’ business entertainment expenses taxable? ... What are the rules for reimbursing employees’ home internet access?

APA Day 3: Who’s snooping in your records?

  • May 17, 2018

The fact is, you may never know who’s been snooping around your files. It may be a temp who wasn’t properly vetted or a vendor, such as an electronic W-2 vendor,...

APA Day 2: Emerging trends in payroll law

  • May 16, 2018

Those giant thunderstorms, which hit the East Coast Tuesday night, grounded IRS rep Anita Bartels’ flight from Orlando. So Pete Isberg, VP of Government Relations at...

Stop gossip in 3 steps

  • May 15, 2018

Linda Adams of the Trispective Group writes that gossip has the power to dismantle even the best teams and keep good teams from becoming truly great. To stop its...

Small Business Tax Q&A: May ’18

  • May 14, 2018

New tax break for going solo ... A house sale divided still stands ... Do the math on Social Security ... Charity may begin at work

Quiz: Do you really know yourself?

  • May 10, 2018

Sometimes the difference between getting ahead as an admin instead of just spinning your wheels is a matter of knowing who you are … and being willing to accept...

Cloud computing: Is the desktop dead?

  • May 09, 2018

You’ve no doubt noticed that the push is upward to the cloud, not downward to the device. Rather than primarily being a box to hold all your tools and materials, it is...

Three things not to do after leaving a job

  • May 09, 2018

When you leave a job with an organization, your responsibility to that company doesn’t completely end on your last day, says Cheryl Hyatt of Hyatt-Fennell, an...

Time for the Osterizer!

  • May 08, 2018

It sounds like a joke, but it’s not: What do you get when you throw two corporate income tax rates into a blender? The answer, according to recent IRS guidance, is the...