With the recent end of tax season, many self-published authors have likely done some thinking about whether they could be saving more money or better protecting themselves from IRS scrutiny. They may have heard from their accountant or other authors that they can do just that by formalizing their publishing work under a business entity.
Lululemon Athletica’s core focus for nearly 20 years can be summed up neatly: it sold apparel meant to function in the world of sweat. Geared for yoga, studio classes and running, the brand’s most popular tights and tops were meant to make you look fashionable during a workout.
Today’s the deadline for filing tax returns, so there’s not much you can do now about your 2015 refund or underpayment. But experts say it’s not too early to start thinking about 2016 taxes - and to take steps to make sure you pay your fair share and no more.
Delaware and Nevada aren't the only states where it's possible to set up a company without saying who owns it. In California, too, owners can set up a limited liability company, or LLC, without telling state officials who's behind the curtain.
The FBI's request for Apple to unlock the San Bernardino, California, shooter's iPhone, as well as requests in other cases, has increased the media frenzy surrounding data security, passwords, privacy and our rights under the Constitution. Passwords are convenient and the most commonly used method to secure data, but simple steps must be taken to mitigate their inherent weaknesses
Skilled nursing providers should be prepared for managed care to drill down on Medicare Part A residents, creating the potential for major financial problems, a long-term care expert warned on Tuesday.
The prior three recoveries lasted 95 months on average - this one is 80 months old already. Meanwhile, the Japanese economy is so weak that the nation’s central bank recently opted to copy the European model and introduce negative interest rates. Emerging economies like Turkey, Russia, and Brazil also continue to stumble, leaving the United States, India, and a handful of others to support global economic expansion.
There’s nothing like a nasty divorce to chip away at a family’s wealth. Trusts, of course, are the classic tool to protect assets from a grasping spouse, but don’t delude yourself into thinking they are fail-proof.
Just a few years after founding my firm in 1995, one of the industry trades named us the fastest-growing PR firm in America. It happened again the very next year. We were growing at a clip of 100 percent per year (which is easy to do when you begin as a two-person startup). But as we grew, we made countless mistakes that impacted our reputation.
The Alternative Investment Group at Marcum LLP has been ranked among the top 5 hedge fund service providers in accounting. Institutional Investor's prestigious Alpha Awards honor accounting firms that excel in five aspects of service, including client service, hedge fund expertise, regulatory & compliance, audit and tax.
Carolyn Mazzenga, Long Island partner-in-charge, participated in Inc. Magazine’s Playbook video series. In the first segment, she discusses the importance for entrepreneurs of working with a tax professional.