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Table for Two – Tax Updates for Restaurant Owners


By Kristy Angerstien | Supervisor, Tax While it seems more cooking shows are appearing on cable and streaming services, studies show Americans are still preferring to eat outside their home. A 2017 report stated the average household spends $3,008…


Exciting Stats of the Growing Car Wash Industry


By Kristy Angerstien | Supervisor, Tax When thinking an industry where independent owners and not chains manage 90% of the facilities, do car washes come to mind? It’s a fact – car wash businesses are growing at a rapid…


Strategic Sisterhood: Shattering the Glass Ceiling


Apple Growth Partners now offers dedicated accounting and business advisory services to women business owners as a part of our Commitment to Excellence. Female entrepreneurs face different challenges from their male counterparts, not only by having to shatter a…


Following Ohio’s Pot Movement: What Investors Need to Know


By Susan Kowalske, CPA | Manager, Tax In December 2018, Ohio’s registry for medicinal marijuana became activated as the state is now one of many that legalized the use of cannabis for 21 qualifying conditions. The evolution of cannabis’…


How to Identify Fraud in Your Company


By Bob Nemeth, CPA/ABV, CVA, CDFA, Certified Fraud Examiner The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) estimates that fraud costs organizations worldwide nearly $4 trillion a year or five percent of the Gross World Product (GWP). The ACFE also…