CHIPS Act Poised to Boost U.S. Businesses

CHIPS Act Poised to Boost U.S. Businesses

The Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors for America Act (CHIPS Act) was recently passed by Congress as part of the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 and signed into law by President Biden on August 9, 2022. Among other things, the $52 billion package provides generous tax incentives to increase domestic production of semiconductors, […]

Cost Segregation: Frequently Asked Questions

If your company is planning to build, purchase or renovate a building, or has done so in the past several years, a cost segregation study is a powerful tool that may help boost your cash flow and decrease your tax liability. These Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) were designed to help you determine whether a cost […]

Cost Segregation Infographic: Tax Advantages of Your Property

If your company is planning to build, purchase or renovate a building, or has done so in the past several years, a cost segregation study is a powerful tool that may help boost your cash flow, reduce your tax burden and save your company significant money. Check out this infographic below to learn if you […]

Prudent technology upgrades call for Insightful, Thoughtful Research

By now, most business owners view technology upgrades as inevitable. Whether hardware or software, the tech your company relies on to operate will need to change slightly or even drastically for you to stay competitive. Knowing that you need an upgrade is only the first step. Before spending the money, you need to dig deep […]

3 specialized IT leadership positions for growing businesses

For many businesses, technology has changed from something they use to something they do. When a company reaches a point where IT plays a central role in operations and productivity, ownership might want to create one or more leadership positions to specifically oversee tech-related matters and strategy. Often, this means a Chief Information Officer will […]

How automation is helping companies big and small

Automation is often thought of in terms of robotics and assembly lines. That’s certainly accurate, but anywhere a business is using humans for repetitive tasks such as data entry and information processing, there is an opportunity for automation. On the shop floor, automation can be used for sorting, counting, packaging and manufacturing tems. This is […]

IRS announces adjustments to key retirement plan limits

In Notice 2021-61, the IRS recently announced 2022 cost-of-living adjustments to dollar limits and thresholds for qualified retirement plans. Here are some highlights: Elective deferrals. The annual limit on elective deferrals (employee contributions) will increase from $19,500 to $20,500 for 401(k), 403(b) and 457 plans, as well as for Salary Reduction Simplified Employee Pensions (SARSEPs). […]

A buyer’s guide: Hiring the right auditor for your benefit plan

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Clark Schaefer Hackett created this buyer’s guide to help you and other plan fiduciaries make an informed decision when hiring a quality auditor for your employee benefit plan audit. This guide covers your fiduciary responsibilities, the timing of a plan audit, audit quality, finding the right auditor and more.

80-120 Rule: Do you Need a Retirement Plan Audit Infographic

Related Content: A buyer’s guide: Hiring the right auditor for your benefit plan Helping you and other plan fiduciaries make an informed decision when hiring a quality auditor for your employee benefit plan audit. This guide covers your fiduciary responsibilities, the timing of a plan audit, audit quality, finding the right auditor and more. Download […]