News and Announcements

Business planning is a 12-month activity and year-round process. Throughout the year, individuals and businesses evaluate past and future strategies. Dedicated to building stronger client relationships, we proactively monitor federal and state regulatory issues impacting individuals and businesses. Recognizing every client is different, we welcome the opportunity to discuss each situation.
Additionally, these updates and announcements provide a glimpse of our Firm’s workplace culture. Our reputation is built on delivering stellar client service¬†through exceptional professionals. Focused on helping clients grow their businesses, we¬†also aim to develop future leaders.

Have You Outgrown Your Accounting Firm?

Collaboration with your Arizona accounting firm should be part of your process when making business decisions. You should feel your accounting firm listens and helps you make strategic moves to grow your company. Your firm should have insights into expanding your business and guidance for avoiding obstacles. Only an accounting firm with experience directing other growing companies can help your company. Continue reading

Retirement Planning | Agriculture | Farming

You have devoted a lot of time in managing and operating your agriculture business. When you no longer want to operate your business or reach a retirement stage, are you prepared? Continue reading

ACA Affordability Threshold to Rise in 2019

One main requirement of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate is that health coverage must be affordable, based on annual standards set by the IRS. This article discusses the percentage increase for 2019. Continue reading

GoFundMe | IRS Rules

GoFundMe is an online platform that anyone can create to raise money for a family member’s cancer treatments, college tuition, new church building, or other cause. Anyone who makes a donation can obtain an official-looking receipt for tax purposes. Are these donations eligible for a charitable deduction? Continue reading

Surviving a Tax Audit

A tax audit is the fear of every taxpayer and subject of comedians, TV shows, and social media posts. If you are well-prepared, you can make it go smoothly and increase the odds of a good outcome. Continue reading

Business News | Preparing for New Accounting Challenges

What accounting issue does every business leader need to be aware of heading into 2019? A big change in lease accounting, due in January 2019, will affect every public and private Arizona company. See more from Randy G. Brammer, CPA, CCIFP, Audit Partner, and Michelle L. Flynn, CPA, Tax Partner, as featured in Az Business. Continue reading

House in a Trust | Pros | Cons

Trusts can solve a lot of estate planning problems, and you can even put your residence into one. There are many advantages to this powerful estate planning technique, but you need to know the details. Continue reading

Future of Bitcoin?

The digital currency, bitcoin, has frequently been in the news. What is this controversial financial product and how does it work? Is it something you should invest in? Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency known as a cryptocurrency. Essentially, it is a form of money that exists only as computer code and is not overseen by any central bank. The IRS considers bitcoin a real thing and it is taxable. Continue reading