Whistleblower policies protect individuals who risk their careers — or take other kinds of risks — to report illegal or unethical practices.
For many businesses, offering employees a 401(k) plan is no longer an option — it’s a competitive necessity.
Shakespeare’s words don’t apply just to Julius Caesar; they also apply to calendar-year partnerships, S corporations and limited liability companies (LLCs) treated as
Bankruptcy (or liquidation) can be a valid business tool when used properly.
The accounting rules for reporting stock compensation have been expanded.
Directors and officers (D&O) liability insurance enables board members to make decisions without fear that they’ll be personally responsible for any related litiga
Today’s business technology is both powerful and restive.
In the restaurant industry, where long hours and thin profit margins are the norm, owners and managers often lack the time and resources to focus on fraud.
If you run your business from your home or perform certain functions at home that are related to your business, you might be able to claim a home office deduction agai
Like most businesses, you’ve probably experienced a significant increase in the number of customers who prefer to make cashless payments.
Restricted gifts — or donations with conditions attached — can be difficult for not-for-profits to manage.
Many companies, especially those that operate in areas prone to natural disasters, should consider business interruption insurance.
Concert, sporting and other event tickets can go for astronomical prices — when they’re even available.
Limited liability company (LLC) members commonly claim that their distributive shares of LLC income — after deducting compensation for services in the form of guarante
Does your company have policies in place regarding the use of hedging transactions by company insiders?
Ask many entrepreneurs and small business owners to show you their financial statements and they’ll likely open a laptop and show you their bookkeeping software.
Signs of financial distress in a not-for-profit can be subtle.
The flat 21% federal income tax rate for C corporations under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has been great news for these entities and their owners.
Mergers and acquisitions are filled with risks, some of them unavoidable.
Private companies that follow U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) must comply with the landmark new revenue recognition standard in 2019.