For Small Businesses

What our Clients are saying

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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Janet Behm’s Five Key Elements For Setting Smart Business Goals

When I sit down with my Salt Lake County business owner clients (whether in person or on the phone), we try to look at EVERY aspect of their business, not just their books. And there is often great clarity when we peek at what is *behind* the books (marketing, sales,...

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...

Janet Behm’s Updated Tax Preparation Checklist for 2019

Tax season 2019 is inexorably moving forward. We now have less than two months before personal federal taxes are due. Remember Corporate, LLC, and Partnership returns are due March 15. Which, of course, means that it's time to get started if you haven't yet done so...

What Is The Proper Role Of A Salt Lake County Small Business Owner?

Firstly, I gotta say -- we're past the midpoint of October, and, well ... the calendar is speeding up.Sure, looking back from an historical perspective might still enable us to find some deductions. But by the time the end of the year hits, it'll be too late to fix...

Let’s Start a Conversation…

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”.

If There’s Another Government Shutdown We’re Here To Help Your Salt Lake County Business

You're wise these days if you don't pay close attention to the political tug-of-war that seems to be getting worse and worse. If so, you might not have yet seen that the federal government seems headed for another shutdown.Which is rough news for any poor schmoe out...

Who Should Salt Lake County Businesses Pursue, Existing Customers or New Customers?

Many people in Salt Lake County believe that the easiest customer to "sell" to is a referral customer. And in some ways, they're right.But in my opinion, the best kind of prospect to sell on your services is one you already have.So, that being the case, it sure does...

The TCJA And What It Means For Your Salt Lake County Business

Usually, in the week following the Super Bowl, I do a fun rundown on the various advertisements -- at least a short one. But this was an unusual year. Because unless you are a Patriots fan, everything about that game experience was boring, including the...

Janet Behm’s Essentials On Small Business Insurance Coverage

"Go start a business!" they said."It'll be fun and you'll make a lot of money!" they said. "FLEXIBILITY!" "BE YOUR OWN BOSS."But then ... well, you are your own boss now. And there are so-many-things to think about beyond what you got into your business to actually...

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...

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!