Month: October 2013

Review your business tax planning at year-end

As the end of the year approaches, you probably have a pretty good idea of your business’s bottom line. Now it’s time to determine what tax strategies you can implement before December 31. Here are two. Clean up loans and…

Check your company’s key financial ratios

In the hustle and bustle of daily business, getting a firm grip on your company’s financial health may seem elusive. Fortunately, a wealth of diagnostic information — like the annual physical exam that highlights the need for a change in…

Some early 401(k) withdrawals are penalty-free

To encourage workers to set aside money for retirement, Congress modified the tax law in the late 1970s. The new provisions offered certain tax advantages to companies that established “defined contribution” plans. Unlike traditional pensions, such plans do not provide…

Check your company’s key financial ratios

In the hustle and bustle of daily business, getting a firm grip on your company’s financial health may seem elusive. Fortunately, a wealth of diagnostic information — like the annual physical exam that highlights the need for a change in…