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Most of my adult life I have enjoyed being an entrepreneur. There have been good years, challenging years and amazingly successful years. I’ve learned a lot about business simply by being in business. But, it wasn’t until I started engaging Utah Real Estate Accountants, that I discovered the priceless value of an accounting firm that understands business.Janet has helped me focus on goals and outcomes, “the difference that makes the difference”. More than ever, I am putting my attention and resources into those actions that will produce the biggest return. Until I found the “Super Accountant”, I had no idea what I was missing. You owe it to your business and your life…get the accounting firm that understands business. – Sterling Anderson, Realtor®

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2018 Tax Season Reflections From A Salt Lake County Tax Professional

As I write, it's the day before tax day (which is Tuesday the 17th), and we are pushing hard during this final stretch. The phone is ringing off the hook, and my email inbox is overflowing. Another year, another tax day in Salt Lake County. In all seriousness, today...

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I won’t pretend to have ALL the answers, but I’m going to do my best to give you information from the “real world”.

3 Important Questions For Salt Lake County Small Business Owners To Answer In 2018

Now that we are into the first full work week of 2018, how are you feeling about your direction? We're here, and we're in your corner. I'd love a note from you about what you are hoping to accomplish during this year, and how we can be a resource to you as you do. As...

Dealing With Angry Customers: A Plan For Salt Lake County Business Owners

As I have been saying to some of my personal tax preparation clients in Salt Lake County, I'm not sure that there is very much that I could say that could add anything to the conversation about what happened last week in Parkland, FL. It seems that every time...

Salt Lake County Non-Profits Taxes – 10 Important Year-End Steps

We deal with all kinds of businesses and organizations around here at Team Utah Real Estate Accountants. And while I often address "for profit" organizations with these notes, many of those same strategies (cost controls, marketing, growth, management) apply equally...

IRS Audit Process – What Salt Lake County Businesses Should Know

If you sell goods online, you are probably aware of the "sales tax earthquake" that rumbled forth from the highest court last week in Washington. In South Dakota v. Wayfair Inc., the court ruled that states and municipalities could now require online retailers to...

Financial Behaviors For Salt Lake County Business Owners (Part 2)

For many Salt Lake County business owners, the Memorial Day weekend is sometimes one that can feel a little lonely. While many of those around you are floating on a boat with a fishing pole in the water, or firing up the backyard grill, there you are in the office or...

Thinking Bigger About Your Salt Lake County Business

Beware of the "summer sloth". Instead of falling into that trap, what if you take this season to clear away the garbage and focus on what's really on your plate, and what you really need to grow? You see, running a Salt Lake County business with success requires more...

2017 Year-End Tax Strategies for Salt Lake County Business Owners With Tax Reform In Mind

The holidays are funny for Salt Lake County business owners. And, I must tell you, especially so for tax professionals like me. Every year, Congress delivers updates to the tax code, seemingly at the very last minute, so my staff and I are often working over the...

Special Business Knowledge And Salt Lake County Business Success

Yes, there's plenty to say about that Super Bowl, the advertisements (apparently, they're all Tide ads), the halftime show, etc. But I'll let others weigh in there. I'm a tax professional after all. Congratulations Eagles fans, etc. Here at Utah Real Estate...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!