Sock Away More Pre-Tax Dollars in 2018

The IRS announced on Thursday that the limit on elective deferral for contributions to 401(k) plans, 403(b) plans, most 457 plans, and the federal government’s Thrift Savings Plan will increase from $18,000 in 2017 to $18,500 for 2018. The catch-up contribution limit for those 50 and older remains $6,000 (Notice 2017-64). Read More

LA Sales Tax Regs Tightened

Beginning October 1, 2017, any business required to have a Louisiana sales tax certificate for resale or those wanting to contract with the state for services will need to be current with all tax filings with the state and current on all payments of taxes, penalties and interest.  Don’t let this snag force your company… Read More

Here’s Your Raise…Now Give it Back!

While many often rush to point at Louisiana for political clap traps, the Fed is continuing to model one of our most famous governors,  Huey Long.  Huey reportedly gave state workers a raise but it included a “deduct” an amount that you had to return to the governor as cash, thrown through the transom window… Read More

Fraud-The Small Business Killer

While there are multiple way fraudsters can drain your precious resources, this Forbes article cites five solid steps you can take to shut the door on the underhanded both inside and outside your shop.  For a deeper dive, let our Wegmann Dazet Consulting team take a look at your particular operations and design controls that… Read More

Fools Rush In — Transaction Pitfalls

As the refrain from the old song goes, when it comes completing a transaction to sell a business, owners are often naive or downright foolish when it comes to preparing for the sale.  Proper due diligence and preparing your business “story” is critical as you will read in the attached piece from BDO and it… Read More

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