2018 taxes: what can you expect under our new tax code

2018 taxes: what can you expect under our new tax code The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (herein TCJA) is the largest tax reform since 1996. The questions started last tax season and continue into this one. Since so many people have reached out, I wanted to go ahead and address what I think are […]

You pay what for tax preparation?

You pay what for tax preparation? We see it all the time. A new client took a chance and called the accounting office for tax preparation. They have trepidation in their voice when they ask about our fees. They come to their appointment and are presented with an invoice at the end and the look […]

New Offerings From GETA

New Offerings From GETA Happy New Year! The staff at GETA hopes that 2020 brings prosperity and growth to all of our small business clients and great refunds to our individuals. We’ve changed a few things in our house and wanted to take a moment to make a few announcements: Auto pay options now available […]

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update I know everyone’ s inboxes are full of updates from every company you deal with regarding their procedures during this time of unprecedented closures due to the novel Coronavirus pandemic. We’ve respected your wishes and our promise not to pack your inboxes full of newsletters and solicitations, so I decided a blog would […]

Cares Act – What You NeeD TO Know

Cares Act – What You NeeD TO Know The much anticipated aid package to assist individuals and businesses struggling amidst the COVID-19 pandemic was passed by Congress and approved by the President late Friday night. Among it’s many provisions are small business funding options, payroll tax credits, and, of course, individual stimulus payments. I’ve read […]

5 Ways Professional Payroll Services Help Your Business

Photo by Mike from Pexels We all make mistakes, but when you’re running a business, it’s best to dot all your I’s and cross all your T’s when it comes to payroll — because mistakes can be costly. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) levies penalties to businesses that don’t meet guidelines, while disgruntled employees are not […]

10 Reasons to Hire a Bookkeeper

Welcome to the Gibson Edwards Tax & Accounting blog! We hope that this space offers you resources to find information that will make your business run more smoothly, bring you into the know on compliance issues, educated you on tax reform, and help you see accounting in a new way. For our first post, we […]