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®

Priceless Value

Resilience And Salt Lake County Business Growth

If you were a client of ours this tax season, you're probably feeling fine about your tax return.But on the chance that you were not ... we've helped many Salt Lake County business owners "make the switch" over to us, year after year. I know that you may have...

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...

Tracking Your Key Business Metrics For Your Salt Lake County Company

Oh, you thought that since March Madness is over that I wouldn't shoehorn another metaphor? You thought wrongly.I'm here with some ideas for how you and your business should be "keeping score" today. (See what I did there? ... um ... because in sports you keep score?...

Janet Behm’s Small Business Cash Flow Controls

... cash flow.Shoot, this is even true for any nonprofit of any kind of substance.And yes, my meticulous accountant's brain is kicked into high gear in this response, but you need somebody in your corner who is thinking about these things, or your Salt Lake County...

Establishing Clear Pricing For Your Salt Lake County Customers

Last week, we had a little "mid-year pep talk."After a good locker room session, it's good to enter Q3 and Q4 with a solid gameplan. And a solid gameplan, of course, means good plays.As it relates to your Salt Lake County business, we're talking about the actual...

Eight Simple Ways To Add Sales Growth To Your Salt Lake County Business

More guidance came to us last week from the IRS, and this last round is pretty meaty, as it relates to the 20% deduction for "Qualified Business Income" for passthrough entities. (Say THAT fast 5-times!) And, as a reminder, Congress passed these tax changes, but it's...

Three Tips On How To Succeed as an Entrepreneurial Business Owner in Salt Lake County

Now that TY2017 is behind us, it is time to turn our greedy eyes towards the savings possible for you and your Salt Lake County business in the "new" tax code under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. And there are many ways to save with these new regulations. One of...

Is a C-Corp or S-Corp Right for Your Salt Lake County Business?

With our nation celebrating its 242nd birthday, and all of this talk about "independence" flying around, I have a question for you -- one that I think you should think hard about: Are you achieving the independence you wanted in your Salt Lake County business? As you...

10 Simple Fraud Protection Safeguards Salt Lake County Companies Should Implement

Things have been cranking at the Utah Real Estate Accountants offices of late! We have had a steady stream of new Salt Lake County clients calling, emailing and coming through our doors. But it's also because of all of the questions we are fielding about the new tax...

Marketing Tactics that Lead to Business Growth, by Janet Behm

Here we are in June (!), and I'll open this here with a reminder to many of my business owner friends (because most of you have to deal with this): estimated taxes for the second quarter are due June 15th.This one always feels as if it came a little quick (two-month...

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!