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Reward employees with taxfree achievement awards

How can you motivate employees? One way is to set up an achievement award plan that rewards length of service or safety measures. If certain requirements are met, both your company and the recipients can collect tax breaks.

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Will these new changes alter your 2019 tax plan

Although it's been a year since we've seen major tax legislation, there are a few big changes you may want to consider as you plan for the year ahead:

Financial and Tax Planning Quarterly

Considering a franchise Review the risks first

Franchise opportunities abound. A solid franchise company can offer a proven business model, staff training, advertising expertise and many other benefits for jumpstarting a business. But whether you're selling fast food or repairing cars, it makes sense to identify and scrutinize potential risks before you sign a contract. Here's what to look out for:

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