Six Underlying Needs For Effective Small Business Planning In North Georgia

So last week, I began the conversation around those foundational items of necessity for a "real" business that many business owners in North Georgia don't quite take into consideration when they first get started.These are the sort of things that can be the difference...

10 Simple Fraud Protection Safeguards North Georgia Companies Should Implement

Things have been cranking at the ASA Accounting & Tax Services offices of late! We have had a steady stream of new North Georgia clients calling, emailing and coming through our doors. But it's also because of all of the questions we are fielding about the new tax...

Strategizing Your North Georgia Business’s Cash Flow Plan For 2019

2018 is FINALLY over, and we have a brand new year ahead of us ... and it feels pretty great. The year ahead is full of possibilities for your North Georgia business, and we are so privileged to walk alongside you in the financial aspects of these possibilities.And...

Why North Georgia Business Owners Should Excel in Year-End Giving

I wrote something similar to what I'm about to offer you today for our individual/family clients recently, but it occurred to me this morning that YOU, as a successful North Georgia business owner, might especially benefit from the perspective that I'd like to offer...

2018 Tax Season Reflections From A North Georgia Tax Professional

As I write, it's the day before tax day (which is Tuesday the 17th), and we are pushing hard during this final stretch. Procrastinators in North Georgia are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing...

Curtis Collins’ 2017 Tax Document Checklist

Yes, the calendar reads 2018, but the IRS of course, is living in the past. As you probably know, we are now beginning the process of doing something we're pretty good at: effectively, legally, and ethically reporting our North Georgia clients' business financial...

A North Georgia Business Owner’s Simple Plan For Dealing With Angry Customers

Even in the middle of the intensity of the busy tax filing season in North Georgia, we occasionally become the target for somebody's frustration. Over the years, and especially when things are busy and stressful, we've had to learn about how to best handle matters...

The Billionaire Mindset by Curtis Collins

More than being only bean counters or tax strategists for our North Georgia clients, we make it a point to study what works well for our most successful clients, and (with all confidentiality) pass along principles we've seen work in various businesses. On top of...

Three Key Reasons You Should Consider Offering Unlimited PTO For Your North Georgia Company

That old adage isn't actually accurate. In my line of work, I'm learning something that it would behoove you to also understand:Time is actually worth more than money.So many North Georgia businesses have internalized this reality, and have built huge enterprises...

Curtis Collins’ Small Business Cash Flow Controls

... cash flow.Shoot, this is even true for any nonprofit of any kind of substance.And yes, my meticulous accountant's brain is kicked into high gear in this response, but you need somebody in your corner who is thinking about these things, or your North Georgia...

How You’re Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!