Cybersecurity For Your Small Business, Make It Part of Your Plan!

The Internet allows businesses of all sizes and from any location to reach new and larger markets and provides opportunities to work more

Human Trafficking Notice Requirement

Human Trafficking Notice Requirement

Senate Bill 1193, passed last year, requires specified businesses and establishments to post an 8.5” x 11” notice, on or before April 1, 2013, click on link below to find out if you need to post.

NEWS ALERT: SECTION 179 GETS ENHANCED FOR 2013 (AND 2012!) - Equipment Deduction


Section 179 has been enhanced for *both* 2012 and 2013 tax years (2012 is retroactive, obviously). This is due to the passage of H.R.8: American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (The "fiscal cliff / fiscal crisis" bill).

2013 Deduction Limit = $500,000

2013 Limit on Capital Purchases = $2,000,000

2013 Bonus Depreciation = 50%

Are Interruptions Hurting Your Business?

Cut time-wasting interruptions

by Darlene Stahl

Everyone seems to be taking on more responsibility at the office, which sometimes means more interruptions. But all those interruptions add up to a lot of time.

Interruptions take up an estimated 28% of a worker’s day — and cost US businesses roughly $650 billion a year.

9 Signs of a Losing Organization

9 Signs of a Losing Organization

 “Albrecht's Law – Intelligent people, when assembled into an organization, will tend toward collective stupidity.”

2013 Taxpayers' Bill of Rights Hearings, Make Your Voice Heard

An opportunity for you to voice your ideas, concerns and ask questions.  Don't miss it!

Wednesday, July 17th the State Board of Equalization is having it's annual 2013 Taxpayers' Bill of Rights Hearing.  Located at State Board of Equalization, 5901 Green Valley Circle, 2nd Floor, Culver City.  For more information go to there website: or call 1-888-324-2798


Connecting Women to Power Biz Conference

Save the Date!  June 28th 2013 Connecting Women to Power Biz Conference, CSU Dominguez Hills, Carson.  Free! Space is limited go to

How-to Customize a Report – One Employee for All Jobs Worked in QuickBooks

Customizing reports in QuickBooks is often a huge source of frustration for users. Source Name is only available in certain QuickBooks Reports – which I agree can be quite frustrating, to say the least.  If you are going insane with the lack of source name available for filter and only  want to specifically target ONE employee for ALL jobs worked in a particular time period to the following:

IRS issued a mandatory new I-9 Form, old versions expire May 7 2013

Revised Form I-9

On March 8, 2013, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) published a revised Form I-9 for use in verifying employment eligibility. All employers must complete a Form I-9 for each employee. Employers can continue to use previously accepted versions for the next two months, until May 7, 2013.

The Department of Homeland Security published a Notice in the Federal Register informing employers of the new Form I-9.

Form can be found here: