The CBD Blog

Find peer advice, partner insights, and industry updates – all here in the CBD blog, ‘At The Helm’! With contributions from our entire team, we blog about the things that interest you.

Last-Minute Tax Savings: Hurry Before Time Runs Out

People often procrastinate when it comes to tax planning. Fortunately, there are still several easy moves individuals can make in the last days of the year to lower their federal tax liability for 2015 and beyond. But act fast. When the clock strikes midnight on January 1, there will be precious little you can do about the current tax year.

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Last-Minute Tax Savings: Hurry Before Time Runs Out

People often procrastinate when it comes to tax planning. Fortunately, there are still several easy moves individuals can make in the last days of the year to lower their federal tax liability for 2015 and beyond. But act fast. When the clock strikes midnight on January 1, there will be precious little you can do about the current tax year.

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Could Buying a Heavy SUV, Pickup or Van Help Save Taxes?

It may not be “green” to buy a gas-guzzling SUV, pickup or van, but doing so could save you some greenbacks next spring. The tax code provides favorable accelerated depreciation rates for these vehicles, which can also be useful if your business needs to haul people, materials, inventory or equipment around. Here’s more on this tax-saving opportunity for small businesses.

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Could Buying a Heavy SUV, Pickup or Van Help Save Taxes?

It may not be “green” to buy a gas-guzzling SUV, pickup or van, but doing so could save you some greenbacks next spring. The tax code provides favorable accelerated depreciation rates for these vehicles, which can also be useful if your business needs to haul people, materials, inventory or equipment around. Here’s more on this tax-saving opportunity for small businesses.

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Tax Advice for Military Families and Veterans

Every November, we pause to thank veterans and active members of the U.S. Armed Forces for their service to our country. When it comes to filing federal income taxes, these individuals deserve special tax breaks for putting their lives on the line. Here’s an overview of the favorable tax exemptions and provisions that may apply to active and discharged military members and their families.

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Tax Advice for Military Families and Veterans

Every November, we pause to thank veterans and active members of the U.S. Armed Forces for their service to our country. When it comes to filing federal income taxes, these individuals deserve special tax breaks for putting their lives on the line. Here’s an overview of the favorable tax exemptions and provisions that may apply to active and discharged military members and their families.

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Save the Date: International Fraud Awareness Week

When was the last time your management team paused to think about fraud? Consider setting aside the third week in November to participate in International Fraud Awareness Week and focus on fraud prevention and detection in your organization. Here are some simple ways you can beef up your antifraud efforts and a look at potential problems with the chip cards that banks have been issuing to protect against counterfeiting frauds.

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