What business owners can do about insurance fraud

According to various sources, around 10% of all insurance claims involve fraud. Insurance companies generally pass along the cost of these fraud losses to … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

SECURE 2.0 Act

On December 23, 2022, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023. The sprawling year-end spending “omnibus” package includes two important new … [Read more...]

Podcast: Tax Insights for the 2023 Filing Season

Check out our latest podcast (Episode 20) on Tax Insights for individuals and businesses for the 2023 filing season hosted by Manager, Thomas Stoeckman, CPA. … [Read more...]