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Entertainment Expenses: How Will Your Business be Impacted?


With entertainment expenses no longer deductible under the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, the profitability of businesses and organizations in the entertainment industry may be significantly challenged as business owners reevaluate the cost/benefit of entertainment expenses. Under the prior tax law, businesses could deduct 50% of entertainment expenses...

Tax Reform - Opportunities Abound


"Tax Reform - Opportunities Abound " by Toby Kaye, CPA/ABV | Senior Associate - Tax   This article explains key tax changes in the recently passed tax bill (“Tax Cuts and Jobs Act”) significantly impacting small business owners. Each section describes the particular tax provision in a concise manner...

Tax Reform 2018 Old vs. New Laws Comparison Chart


Looking for the latest comparison of old versus new rules according to the 2018 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act A.K.A. tax reform? Our helpful chart give you a quick guide to the latest updates. Please contact your trusted advisor at Apple Growth Partners with any questions about how...



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Donating to charity is great, but charity fraud is on the rise. Here are tips to protect yourself.

Charity Fraud Targeting the Conscience of Donors


"Charity Fraud Targeting the Conscience of Donors" by Brittany Zeman, Intern - Tax There is nothing more noble than thinking of others who are less fortunate when you find yourself in a position that allows you to give. Sadly,...

Volunteer with a charity group? Be aware of certain favorable tax implications relating to volunteer work.and track your expenses accordingly.

Tax Considerations for Volunteers


"Tax Considerations for Volunteers" by Christine Bieniosek, CPA | Associate - Tax  Do you currently volunteer with a charity group, or are you considering a volunteer role? This is a great way to serve your community and help a...

As we near the close of 2017, now is the time to make any last minute gifts in order to fully use the annual gift tax limits exclusion for 2017. 

Gift Tax Limits Update for 2017 and 2018


"Gift Tax Limits Update for 2017 and 2018" by Ann Miller, CPA | Manager - Tax  As we near the close of 2017, now is the time to make any last minute gifts in order to fully use the...