Prepare Your Construction Business for an Economic Slowdown

The upcoming winter season may not be the only reason you’re seeing a decline in new construction projects. Economists are predicting a nation-wide economic downturn in the new year. Just last month, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell announced the Fed was dropping U.S. borrowing rates by another quarter of a

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Year-end, Year-Round Tax Planning Update

The end of the year represents the perfect opportunity to reflect on the last 12 months and to review your overall personal financial situation.  We’ve had a year to assess the impact of 2018’s tax reform bill and to understand how your own tax situation was affected.  Reviewing your tax

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Social Security Changes You Need to Know for 2020

Every year, the Social Security Administration adjusts the regulations for the Social Security program. These adjustments include various items such as the retirement age, earnings cap and benefit payout. The changes for this upcoming year are summarized below: Full Retirement Age Full retirement is the age at which the Social

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How Not-for-Profits Make a Difference with Relevant, Local Data

Recently, Barnes Dennig and Hauser revealed the results of the 2019 Non-Profit Compensation Benefits and Benchmarking Study.  For this 7th edition of the study, a record high 117 organizations participated with over 50% of those organizations being in the social or human services sectors.  In addition to revealing feedback

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