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2016 Year End Tax Planning for Individuals & Businesses

Posted on by dclouse

  Dear Client: As the end of the year approaches, it is a good time to think of planning moves that will help lower your tax bill for this year and possibly the next. Factors that compound the planning challenge this year are, of course, the change in presidential administration, as well as turbulence in […]

Managing Your Travel and Entertainment Expenses

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By Brenda Schluter, CPA and Consultant, The Shealy Group Despite technological innovations, face-to-face communication is still a popular way to conduct business. No matter what your industry, at some point you will likely find yourself traveling to a meeting. That often includes getting on an airplane, staying at a hotel, renting a car – and […]

What You Need to Know About Conservation Deductions

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 By Lorraine Walter, Tax Preparer, The Shealy Group The proper management of farmland plays an important role in preserving and maintaining our natural resources.  Managing farmland well helps prevent soil depletion and erosion by ensuring that wind and water don’t strip away the essential moisture and nutrients that make land arable. To encourage responsible management, […]

Controlling Cash Flow Tips to Help You Stabilize Your Farm’s Cash Flow Year-round

Posted on by Angela Coleman

You may be the sole and undisputed person in charge of your farm, but you still have a boss. And she can be tough to handle. Her name is Mother Nature. Environmental factors beyond your control impact everything you plant, harvest, buy and sell. Wet seasons, droughts, late springs and early winters – all of […]