Articles for December, 2019
Tax and Financial News
How to Defer, Avoid Paying Capital Gains Tax on Stock Sales
December, 2019
The markets are hitting all-time highs, so if you are thinking of selling stocks now or in the near future, there is a good chance that you will have capital gains on the sale. If you’ve held the stocks for more...
General Business News
Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment - and Depreciation
December, 2019
When it comes to determining depreciation for Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment (FF&E), there are many considerations that exist for accountants and business owners....
Stock Market News
What Would a Phase One Deal with China Encompass?
December, 2019
The so-called phase one of a trade deal with China is expected to contain a provision for $40 billion to $50 billion in purchases of American agricultural products by China, according to an October...
Financial Planning
Gross Domestic Product: A Primer
December, 2019
The economic indicator known as Gross Domestic Product (GDP) represents the dollar value of all purchased goods and services over the course of one year. It is comprised of purchases from...
What's New in Technology
What is Splinternet and Why You Should Care
December, 2019
Eric Schmidt, former Google CEO, made a prediction in September 2018 that the internet will split in two – one part being led by China and the other by the United States. The reasoning behind this involves...
Tip of the Month
Practicing Gratitude: A Look Back at 2019
December, 2019
It may be hard to believe, but the end of the year is upon us. During this time, many of us might reflect on the year and tally up the good and the bad, the pros and the cons of the past 12 months. In a society that focuses...
Congress at Work
Hanging Flags, Awarding Geniuses, Supporting Hong Kong Protestors and Criminalizing Animal Cruelty
December, 2019
National POW/MIA Flag Act (S 693) – This bill amended title 36 of the United States Code to Hanging Flags, Awarding Geniuses, Supporting Hong Kong Protestors and Criminalizing Animal Crueltyrequire...