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Apple Growth Partners' Charitable Giving Fund Awards 10 Grants


For the 11th consecutive year, the Apple Growth Partners' Community Outreach Charitable Giving Fund has been recognizing local non-profits proving financial literacy education programming in Northeastern Ohio through grants. In 2019, AGP is proud to announce a total of $24,000 has been awarded to the following 10 non-profits...

Apple Growth Partners Announces New Leadership Role for Rapid Growth


AKRON, Ohio – (October 21, 2019) – Apple Growth Partners (AGP), award-winning accounting and business advisory firm, announced a newly created leadership role in response to the firm’s rapid growth over the past three years. Jeff Stinson, CFA, MBA, will join the firm as the director of strategic...

Apple Growth Partners' Matt Silla Presenting for NBI Seminar


Senior manager Matt Silla, ASA, CFA, will be presenting at the National Business Institute Seminar - The Mini MBA for Attorneys. The program will take place on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM. The seminar will be located at the Hilton Garden Inn Toledo...


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Cost of Living Adjustments for Pension Plans and Retirement-Related Items for 2020


By Sue Peirce, CPA, MTax | Principal, Audit & Assurance On November 6, 2019, the IRS announced cost of living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for pension plans and other retirement-related items for the 2020 tax year. Changes to the...

The Ultimate Year-End Tax Planning Checklist for Transportation


By John Valle, CPA | Principal, Transportation Leader | | Twitter: @valle_CPA Click here for the print version of the Transportation Year-End Checklist Year-end is here, and while 2019 closes and another decade begins, it’s time for brokers,...

Annual Gift Tax Limits Update for 2019 and 2020


By Ann Miller, CPA | Manager, Tax As we near the close of 2019, now is the time to make any last-minute gifts to fully use the annual gift tax exclusion for 2019. Ann Miller, CPA The annual gift...