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

Solving Problems in Salt Lake County Businesses with Effective Solutions

There's this idea out there among many wannabe Salt Lake County business owners that they have to come up with the next completely fresh idea in order to have a great business. Shows like Shark Tank (which I love) go towards creating this kind of mindset -- although...

Brand Leverage: How to Maximize your Salt Lake County Small Business’ Strengths

Some nice news from the oh-so-kind people at the IRS. Shoot, I probably should have told you this sooner, so you could EAT BETTER.The "meals" deduction is back!Per the guidance released earlier this month, we can once again deduct MEALS for business. (Entertainment is...

Janet Behm’s Keys For Empowering Your Employees For Advancement

You can either train your employees and risk that they leave ... or choose not to train them and risk that they stay.Think about that for a moment.Are you empowering your employees for growth? Does your leadership team (which might be just you) brainstorm ways to...

Strategizing Your Salt Lake County Business’s Cash Flow Plan For 2019

2018 is FINALLY over, and we have a brand new year ahead of us ... and it feels pretty great. The year ahead is full of possibilities for your Salt Lake County business, and we are so privileged to walk alongside you in the financial aspects of these possibilities.And...

Complimentary Tax Return Review and 2018 TCJA Planning Session for Salt Lake County Businesses

I'm going to take a moment to address you who might NOT be using our services thus far. There's a word or two for current Utah Real Estate Accountants clients here as well, but allow me to explain. You see, sometimes, you just know you need to make a change, but the...

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...

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?...

The Business Intelligence You Don’t Know That You Need For Your Salt Lake County Company

You might think that was a typo in the subject line ("pull", right?). Nope, that's just me being clever, because today I'm talking about POLLING your various stakeholders for fun and profit.Alright, yes. I should clearly stick to financial matters, and leave the puns...

Execution Is Everything When It Comes To The Success Of An Idea For Salt Lake County Small Businesses

We're digging into the new guidance from the IRS re: the 20% deduction for Qualified Business Income (section 199A), and we're excited to begin planning around these rules on behalf of our Salt Lake County business owner clients.What the IRS has done is offer more...

Build A Brand In Salt Lake County And Do It Well

As I write this, the Senate has passed their version of the tax reform bill, and now we wait for the final version of the bill. But here's the big number: Four weeks. Apparently, Congress thinks it can enact a dramatic overhaul of the law, adding substantial new...

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!