Business owners: Now’s the time to revisit buy-sell agreements

If you own an interest in a closely held business, a buy-sell agreement should be a critical component of your estate and succession plans. These agreements … [Read more...]

How the new SECURE 2.0 law may affect your business

If your small business has a retirement plan, and even if it doesn’t, you may see changes and benefits from a new law. The Setting Every Community Up for … [Read more...]

2023 tax calendar

To help you make sure you don’t miss any important 2023 deadlines, we’ve provided this summary of when various tax-related forms, payments and other actions are … [Read more...]

Madison Rucks joins CDS

Madison Rucks recently joined CDS as a Payroll Specialist. She brings over 4 years of payroll experience to CDS. Her focus areas are assisting clients with the … [Read more...]

Cathy Hedlof joins CDS

Cathy Hedlof recently joined CDS as a Payroll Assistant. She brings over 40 years of management and accounting experience to CDS. Cathy received her Associates … [Read more...]

GASB Statement No. 96 – SBITA

What are Subscription-based IT Arrangements? Subscription-based information technology arrangements (SBITA) is a contract that conveys control of the right to … [Read more...]

Common Conflicts of Interest and How to Prevent Them

What is a Conflict of Interest? A Conflict of Interest occurs when a public officer who is authorized to take part in any manner making any sale, lease, or … [Read more...]

Segregation of Duties for Government Entities

Segregation of duties is a type of preventive internal control that ensures an individual does not perform multiple duties in which committing and concealing … [Read more...]

Our Newest CDS Partner

Stacey Seviola, CPA has been admitted as Partner at CDS effective January 1, 2023. Stacey Seviola, CPA has been a Manager at CDS since 2016. She joined … [Read more...]