Yesterday I was in a two-hour class that felt like I was drinking from a fire hose. I sort of had a meltdown (OK, maybe not sort of) and I just had to go home. Today is better. I realized that right now is a lot like then end of 2018 and early 2019 when… Read More

In this classic post I explain what “all those letters mean” including CPA. Many people use CPA as a generic term for accountant, bookkeeper, and tax professional. Let me assure you CPA is not a generic catch all and the CPA credential involves some heavy lifting to get and to maintain. This post from Powerful… Read More

I recently read that 95% of small businesses fail within the first 5 years due to either bad management, under capitalization, or some combination of the two. Tax issues for small business owners have the same roots. Bad record keeping is often a sign of bad management. Mileage is one of the most highly scrutinized… Read More