For Individuals

College Financial Planning

How Can You Pay for Your Kid to go to College, Spend and Save as You Are Now, and Increase the Amount of Money You have for Retirement?

Elder Care Financial Care

Finally… Worry Free Financial Management for Your Aging Parent or Family Member.

Estate Planning Done Right

Make Sure Your Family Transitions Prepare Your Children and Your Family for Financial Freedom.

5 Effective Marketing Tips For Your North Georgia Small Business

Have you noticed that traditional styles of advertising are getting more and more stale? That's because the online world has torn down so many different barriers that we don't realize how much has changed, until we take a look at the real numbers. And across many...

How North Georgia Business Owners Can Win The Day Through Micro Tasks

It's April. And that means, well -- it's PROCRASTINATION season.Our phones are ringing off the hook, and our inboxes are clogged with North Georgia people who are looking for tax help. Fortunately, our business owner clients (usually) are a little more ahead of the...

Ask For The Sale! North Georgia Business Owners Sales Psychology

I make it my goal in these weekly notes to pass along information which has proven useful to our firm and our more successful clients. I do this because we want to be a partner with you in helping you grow your North Georgia business. We're not marketing "gurus"...

COVID-19 Updates For North Georgia Business Owners

How are you holding up? If you haven't yet done so, please do shoot me a quick note to let me know how your North Georgia business is managing.Depending on the situation, I have lots of ways to help ... some of which I'll give you details about today.I will continue...

Special Business Knowledge And North Georgia Business Success

Yes, there's plenty to say about that Super Bowl, the advertisements (apparently, they're all Tide ads), the halftime show, etc. But I'll let others weigh in there. I'm a tax professional after all. Congratulations Eagles fans, etc. Here at ASA Accounting & Tax...

Build A Brand In North Georgia And Do It Well

As I write this, the Senate has passed their version of the tax reform bill, and now we wait for the final version of the bill. But here's the big number: Four weeks. Apparently, Congress thinks it can enact a dramatic overhaul of the law, adding substantial new...

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...

What Are My Chances of Getting Audited? 11 Tips For North Georgia Small Businesses

On March 15th, 2018, Subchapter S Corporation (S-corps, for short), have their tax returns due. We're already on top of things for our North Georgia clients, but this is a quick reminder to you to make sure that we've communicated, and that your books don't contain...

Curtis Collins’ Keys For Empowering Your Employees For Advancement

You can either train your North Georgia employees and risk that they leave ... or choose not to train them and risk that they stay.Think about that for a moment.Are you empowering your employees for growth? Does your leadership team (which might be just you)...

North Georgia Non-Profits Taxes – 10 Important Year-End Steps

We deal with all kinds of businesses and organizations around here at Team ASA Accounting & Tax Services. And while I often address "for profit" organizations with these notes, many of those same strategies (cost controls, marketing, growth, management) apply...

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!