Engaging in customer-focused strategic planning

Engaging in customer-focused strategic planning When creating or updating your strategic plan, you might be tempted to focus on innovative products or … [Read more...]

Debate Continues in Congress over Proposed Tax Changes

Negotiations continue in Washington, D.C., over the future of President Biden’s agenda. Tax law changes may be ahead under two proposed laws, the Build Back … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Refine Your Cash Flow Forecasting

Run a business for any length of time and the importance of cash flow becomes abundantly clear. When payroll is due, bills are piling up and funds aren’t … [Read more...]

Is your power of attorney for property powerful enough?

Your estate plan may include a power of attorney for property that appoints another person to manage your investments, pay your bills, file your tax returns and … [Read more...]

EIDL Program Retooled for Still-Struggling Small Businesses

EIDL program retooled for still-struggling small businesses For many small businesses, the grand reopening is still on hold. The rapid spread of the Delta … [Read more...]

Disasters and your taxes: What you need to know

Homeowners and businesses across the country have experienced weather-related disasters in recent months. From hurricanes, tornadoes and other severe storms to … [Read more...]

New Minnesota Minimum-wage Rates as of Jan. 1, 2022

Minnesota's minimum-wage rates will be adjusted for inflation beginning Jan. 1, 2022, to $10.33 an hour for large employers and $8.42 an hour for other state … [Read more...]

Expanding Succession Planning Beyond Ownership

Business owners are regularly urged to create and update their succession plans. And rightfully so — in the event of an ownership change, a solid succession … [Read more...]

What’s an IP PIN and Should You Have One for Protection?

The IRS has recently made some announcements encouraging taxpayers to obtain an Identity Protection Personal Identification Number (IP PIN). According to the … [Read more...]

Free e-Guide for Start-up Businesses

This e-Guide provides a list of the initial steps for creating a business. It can serve as a guide to covering the necessary bases and asking the right … [Read more...]