Posts by PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES

What’s Holding You Back From Modernizing Your Accounting Practice?

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The old saying goes that two things in life are inevitable — death and taxes. As accounting pros who are intimately familiar with taxes, we get a little chuckle out of this. Something can be added to this list of inevitabilities, however, and that thing is change.   No matter how much we fear it or avoid it, change happens all around us, all the time. As many of us have become advisors to our small business clients, we always recommend they stay on top of changes, whether related to finances or other industry pressures. Though we excel at advising our clients about change, we in the...

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Accounting Today

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in News | 0 comments

With a Donald Trump presidency, there are a lot of questions surrounding whether or not he can deliver on his campaign promises. One of those promises includes an across-the-board tax reduction that many experts anticipate will cost more to implement than can be afforded. One such expert, Roger Harris, president of PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES, understands the difficulties of implementing a new tax code and shared his interest in the matter in Accounting Today’s “Trump’s Tax Challenge: Finding A Way to Pay for Cuts.” Check out the coverage...

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How to Deal With Changes in Accounting

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Accountants are no strangers to change. Though addition and subtraction never change, small business CPAs deal with shifts in business practices and tax regulations all the time. New laws and new clients bring unseen challenges, and CPAs routinely use their ingenuity and training to overcome these business hurdles. Rapid-fire technology changes Like many industries, the world of small business tax accounting services has changed dramatically with the introduction of software and hardware technologies. These new technologies allow us to do our jobs quicker and more accurately than ever...

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Business News Daily

Posted by on Jan 2, 2017 in News | 0 comments

With the election of Donald Trump, many questions surfaced about how his tax reform proposal would be implemented. Some tax professionals anticipate Trump’s tax reform proposal could be significant to monumental, especially considering Republican control in the House and Senate. On Friday, Dec. 2, Business News Daily enlisted the expertise of several tax professionals, including PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES’ Roger Harris, to analyze how Trump’s proposal could shape the future of small business taxes. Read “Small Business Taxes: What to Expect in 2017”...

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Illinois CPA Society

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Tax season is a looming reality for pros in the industry, and each year that it arrives, it carries with a level of distress that’s hard to deny. Tax pros admit to the stress that comes with tax season, so when others open up to share their tips for surviving, they are more than happy to listen. On Thursday, Nov. 3, Insight Magazine, the signature publication of the Illinois CPA Society, published a list of “15 Ways to Deal With Tax Season Stress” and asked Roger Harris, President of PADGETT BUSINESS SERVICES, for his expert opinion. See what Roger had to say...

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