Holiday gifts and parties can help provide tax breaks

Holiday gifts and parties can help provide tax breaks

With Thanksgiving behind us, the holiday season is in full swing. At this time of year, your business may want to show its gratitude to employees and customers by giving them holiday gifts or hosting holiday parties. It’s a good idea to understand the tax rules...
Deducting business meal expenses under today’s tax rules

Deducting business meal expenses under today’s tax rules

In the course of operating your business, you probably spend time and money “wining and dining” current or potential customers, vendors, and employees. What can you deduct on your tax return for business meal expenses? The rules changed under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act...
Should your small business lease or buy equipment?

Should your small business lease or buy equipment?

Recent changes to federal tax law and accounting rules could affect whether you decide to lease or buy equipment or other fixed assets. Although there’s no universal “right” choice, many businesses that formerly leased assets are now deciding to buy them. Pros and...