2017 Year-End Tax Strategies for North Georgia Business Owners With Tax Reform In Mind

The holidays are funny for North Georgia business owners. And, I must tell you, especially so for tax professionals like me. Every year, Congress delivers updates to the tax code, seemingly at the very last minute, so my staff and I are often working over the holidays...

Financial Behaviors For North Georgia Business Owners (Part 2)

For many North Georgia business owners, the Memorial Day weekend is sometimes one that can feel a little lonely. While many of those around you are floating on a boat with a fishing pole in the water, or firing up the backyard grill, there you are in the office or in...

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)...

Tax and Financial Advice For North Georgia Business Owners Impacted By COVID-19

No, this is NOT just another "here's what we're doing about COVID-19" message.The time for that was last week. Every brand and their brother sent out those messages, and they lost their usefulness -- right now, it's a marketplace expectation that we're all taking...

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...

Have You Been Thinking Too Small For Your North Georgia Business In 2019?

Yes, I'm talking about the US Women's National Team's second half in Lyon on Sunday, defeating the Dutch with a strong second half and bringing home their 4th World Cup Championship.And no, I'm NOT talking about the US Men's National Team's second half in Chicago...

Mapping Out Your North Georgia Prospective Customers’ Experience

Hopefully, you aren't too locked into national news, stock market jitters, trade wars, etc. As a North Georgia business owner you've gotta keep your head in your own particular game.But you must know this: with all the gloom out there, our mutual customers are looking...

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...

One Trump Tax Plan Mistake That Curtis Collins Wants You To Avoid

The internet can be a confusing, anxiety-inducing space.The national news is downright scary (and tragic), and places that used to be the province of baby pictures and goofy status updates are becoming increasingly divided over cultural questions and differences.But...

Effectively Using Your North Georgia Company’s CRM For Sales Management

Well, before I dive into today's dose of real world business strategy, you should know that as I write on Monday, the IRS has begun receiving filed federal tax returns.That means things are about to get real.Now, for our North Georgia business owner clients (like...

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!