Tales from the

Financial

Trenches

Buying a House as an Entrepreneur

Buying a House as an Entrepreneur

Buying a house when you are a business owner is totally different in so many ways from buying one when you are an employee.  While the process might be the same, the mortgage industry seems to think you are riskier as a business owner than when you are an employee...

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Tax Season is a Myth

Tax Season is a Myth

  Now that tax season is over (and you had a few extra months this year to get it together) -  we can all breathe a sigh of relief, right? Well, yes and no. It feels good to be ‘done’ with them for the year - but I want to encourage you to not stop thinking about...

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Alphabet Soup

Alphabet Soup

Let me start by first defining what the heck I mean by the corporate structure of your business - it’s just the kind of company that you have.  This is a registration process that you go through with the state where you live/operate your business. If you haven’t done...

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What If I Can’t Pay My Tax Bill?

What If I Can’t Pay My Tax Bill?

So...you made a bunch of money in your business last year (yay - congrats!) But, you didn’t have a tax strategy or plan in place (which we should fix for you for this new year, btw).  And now, it’s April 15th and you have a tax bill rolling in.   We see this a lot...

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When Are My Taxes Due?  Should I File An Extension?

When Are My Taxes Due? Should I File An Extension?

Most business owners choose to work with an accountant to file their taxes, even if they take care of their own bookkeeping throughout the year, which is great (as long as you are working with the right accountant for your business!) However - you are still...

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My 20 For 2020

My 20 For 2020

New Year.  Same Me.   Because I am already pretty damn awesome, just the way I am.  And so are you! I am sitting at a coffee shop working on my laptop while Gibson is at a theater workshop and the song “Love The One You’re With” comes on. So appropriate for my...

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