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Your Quick Guide to Dumping Bad Business Debt

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Last week, I talked about dumping your worries in the right place. Well, there’s another thing to get rid of this week. I hate sitting down with a business owner who got in over their head with financing. Unfortunately, it’s sometimes too late when I do — and the potential solutions end up being moot. It’s a scary economic world …

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Akore Berliner’s Key to Getting Rid of Worry Over Your Small Business

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You ever lie awake at night, thinking about your business? Yeah, me too. Tax season, especially, keeps me and my team running a little crazy, and the adrenaline of handling so many clients, and doing it well, sometimes lasts into the night for me. (Also, the adrenaline high we get when we find mistakes made by other preparers, or by …

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Akore Berliner Reviews The Almighty KPI

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Before I get to my business intel, you should know that the personal tax world was roiling late last week over some fraud detected from within TurboTax. Here is the story: http://onforb.es/1DNkQot Essentially, the makers of the software detected a level of fraud occurring in state tax return submissions that made them decide to completely shut down submission of those …

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Berliner’s 2015 Tax Time Document Chase List

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Well, our offices have officially started jumping. (Not literally, of course.) The IRS started accepting electronically-filed returns about two weeks ago, and we have already been working long hours to thoughtfully and thoroughly serve the clients with whom we’ve already met. Today, I have something that will help that be YOU. As I’ve mentioned before, if you are one of …

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Akore Berliner Reveals The Importance of Specialized Knowledge

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Well, this week I want to tell you a story, and it’s one that will help take some stress off ye olde plate, for you and your business. There are more than a few lessons in this (old) story … … the importance of knowing “who to call” … the amount of knowledge that doesn’t get passed along during staff …

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Six Questions For A Clear-Eyed Look At Your Business (Part 2)

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I have a few more questions for you today. Last week, I identified the six major mistakes made by local business owners … and I’d like you to thoughtfully consider the questions I’m asking, and send me an email with YOUR answers. You don’t have to email, of course … but please do consider these six issues as you work …

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Six Questions For A Clear-Eyed Look At Your Business (Part 1)

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I have some questions for you today. Running a business effectively, seeing it grow (or shrink), can be a time-consuming process, so I don’t blame you for little mistakes you may have made along the way. But mistakes made out of improper planning — well, I can’t let those happen to you and sit idly by. So, in that spirit, …

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Akore Berliner On Saying No and Staying Focused in 2015 (Part 2)

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Last week, I wrote about saying “no” in your business. In the days after posting it, I realized another place where we need to say “no”, if you will — and it’s one which is possibly much more important. It’s about how we, as business owners, process the world around us. Frankly, I’m tired of seeing small business owners who …

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Akore Berliner On Saying No and Staying Focused in 2015

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Happy New Year, folks! Now that we’re in 2015, the tax planning door has been closed and it’s time to start gathering your documents (well, you can still reduce your tax bill by opening an IRA or contribute to an existing one by April 15th). However, the best thing you can do now to help your 2014 tax bill is …

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Health Care Tax “Must-Know’s” For Individuals and Businesses

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As my team and I have been preparing for this upcoming tax season (which, of course, takes up a significant portion of our time during these holidays), there are a variety of things that are changing for individual tax returns that are due on April 15, 2015. These are health care tax provisions of the ACA (“Affordable Care Act”), and …