How Leadership Requires Financial Transparency

January 10, 2022 | Accounting Services

There is no shortage of leadership books or programs for success. As a company leader or business owner, your inbox is probably inundated with conference invitations and seminars. While many experts and renowned leaders make strong points about what constitutes leadership, many leave out financial transparency. Why is financial transparency vital to your organization? Edgewater CPA Group explains more in this article.

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New Years Resolution: Better Financial Management

January 9, 2022 | Accounting Services

Are you a New Year’s resolution kind of person? It may not surprise you to learn that one of the most common resolutions is better financial management. Whether or not you’re the resolution type, any time is a good time for better money management. In this post, Edgewater CPA Group provides tips and tricks to help you achieve your financial goals.

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How to Hire the Best CPA: Part Two

December 27, 2021 | Carmel

Hiring a CPA is a significant decision no matter whether you do so for personal or business reasons. Thus, it’s not something to take lightly. In our last blog, we started by explaining essential factors to consider when you want to hire the best CPA. In this article, Edgewater CPA Group concludes the list. Keep reading to dive deeper into the list, and round out your CPA hiring knowledge. 

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How to Hire the Best CPA: Part One

December 13, 2021 | Accounting Services

Hiring the best CPA to meet your needs saves you money, minimizes risk exposure, and provides peace of mind. It’s a crucial decision for individuals and entrepreneurs alike. Therefore, it’s wise to consider what factors deliver the best possible outcomes when it comes to making the best decision. In this article, which is the first of a two-part series, Edgewater CPA Group tackles the topic. Keep reading to learn how to hire the best CPA. 

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A Look Ahead to 2022: Forecasted Cost Increases for Businesses

November 20, 2021 | Bookkeeping Services

As a business owner, you’ve probably experienced some of the fallout from the pandemic, and other economic factors, since 2020. As 2021 nears the end, now is an excellent time to look toward forecasted cost increases in 2022. After all, to be forewarned is to be prepared. Kiplinger releases an annual report highlighting cost increases for businesses, which many entrepreneurs value. As such, Edgewater CPA Group highlights some of its significant predictions in this article for your review. 

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How to Take a Proactive Approach to Business Taxes and Bookkeeping

November 6, 2021 | Bookkeeping Services

If you filed an extension for 2020 business taxes, you probably just closed the door and breathed a sigh of relief. However, 2021 is nearing the end, and tax time will be here again before you know it. If you find yourself and your business in a reactive state, it may be time to try something new. For that reason, Edgewater CPA Group reveals how to take a proactive approach to business taxes and bookkeeping.

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COVID-19 and Telecommuting Tax Implications for Business Owners

October 28, 2021 | Business Tax Strategy

COVID-19 changed the way we do business. The pandemic catalyzed remote work and telecommuting. As a result, many companies shifted toward a more permanent mobile workforce. While employees relish the change, the telecommuting tax implications for business owners create an ambiguous landscape. To that end, Edgewater CPA Group hopes to provide a high-level understanding for local business owners in Fishers, Indianapolis, and the surrounding area.

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What Businesses Need to Know About Taxes for Fourth Quarter 2021

October 14, 2021 | Bookkeeping Services

Do you know the saying, “Time keeps marching on?” As time marches, so do taxes. On the one hand, business owners can count on certain filing dates and tax requirements. On the other, businesses continue to face uncertainty as Congress continues to debate budget issues with huge tax implications. In this article, Edgewater CPA Group covers what businesses need to know about taxes for the fourth quarter of 2021, and what may be on the horizon.

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Can I Claim Tax Deductions for Remote Work? (Part 2)

September 18, 2021 | Business Tax Strategy

In our last blog, we reviewed who qualifies for tax deductions for remote work. Specifically, we identified that since 2018, only self-employed individuals could claim a home office deduction. In part two of this series, we’ll unravel how to calculate the deduction, report it, and what additional deductions may apply. As always, Edgewater CPA Group stands ready at the helm to assist you with all your financial, tax, and accounting needs. 

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Can I Claim Tax Deductions for Remote Work? (Part One)

September 4, 2021 | Business Tax Strategy

Some people work remotely either as 1099 contractors or W-2 employees. Some self-employed individuals use part of their home as their office. Still, others work remotely due to pandemic restrictions. Can taxpayers claim tax deductions for remote work in each of these scenarios? Unfortunately, no. Edgewater CPA Group provides bookkeeping, tax preparation, and other financial services for individuals and businesses that share this question. For this reason, we review the subject in a two-part blog series.

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