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Qualified Business Income Deduction Considerations for Construction and General Business

One of the most hotly discussed parts of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act (TCJA) is the Qualified Business Income Deduction (QBID), otherwise known as the Section 199A deduction. In general, the deduction provides certain pass-through businesses (sole proprietorships, partnerships, S Corporations) with the ability to deduct 20% of their qualified business income (QBI) on …

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5 Questions to Answer for Successful Ownership Transfer

Many business owners get to the end of their careers and then start thinking about how they are going to transition to the next stage of their lives, but also monetize the business they have spent years creating. They often expect that money from the sale or transition of their business will help to fund …

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Client Corner: Suffolk Cement Products

Suffolk Cement Products has operated in the Long Island area for more than 80 years. The Lohr family passed the company down through three generations and witnessed many changes in the industry over the years. Today, Mark Lohr and Linda Hagen carry on the family legacy that began with their grandfather many years ago when …

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Section 199A – What it is and what it means for businesses

Section 199A allows passthrough businesses to deduct 20% of their net income. In this video, Sean Kelly, CPA at Markowitz, Fenelon and Bank, shares how Section 199A affects businesses, which businesses can take advantage of this deduction and what steps a business owner can take throughout the year to remain under the deduction threshold. Section …

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Delegate your Accounting: Client Accounting Services for Business Growth

Working with a CPA can be beneficial to your business. It allows you to leave the financial accounting and bill pay to a professional who can proactively help you manage those processes allowing you focus on serving your clients. In this video, Tom Terry, CPA and Partner at Markowitz, Fenelon and Bank, shares how delegating …

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