The financial industry is ever-changing, so it is important to stay on top of rules and regulations as things shift. As trends evolve, we will keep you informed, and we’ll also give you our personal perspectives through our finance blog posts and our monthly newsletter. We like to think ourselves as Thought Leaders in the field – keeping ourselves educated and passing our expert advice onto you.
TAX BLOG: Elizabeth J. Moreau, CPA/ABV, CVA
Liz is a partner in the tax department of Broussard Poché, LLP with more than 20 years of experience in virtually every dimension of tax. She’s cultivated a wealth of knowledge in areas of corporate taxation, financial analysis and business appraisal. She shares her knowledge here, on the Broussard Poché, LLP, Blog.
AUDIT BLOG: John L. Istre, CPA
John has been with Broussard Poché, LLP for 20 years, becoming one of the go-to sources for audit info. Now, John serves as Audit Department Head — performing audits for all types of entities with a special emphasis on financial institutions and Nonprofit Organizations. He shares his audit knowledge here, on the Broussard Poché, LLP Blog.
Tax time is here, which means you’ll be getting tax forms from your employer. For some of you this could mean many different forms from a few employers. The team at Broussard Poché, LLP wants to help guide you through what the most common tax forms are and what they mean. W-2 This form includes […]
No one should go through life without an understanding of their finances and the financial world in general. The team at Broussard Poché, LLP is always here if you have any questions, but let’s go over a few things you should know to help you better understand your finance basics. Set Aside for Emergencies: It’s […]
It’s an issue many taxpayers find difficult to wrap their heads around, standard vs itemized deduction. It sounds difficult to those without much accounting experience, but the concept is simple. Luckily, the team at Broussard Poché, LLP has taken the time to demystify the itemized deduction process for you. Standard Deduction The standard deduction […]
Tax season can be a stressful and confusing time for many taxpayers and con-artists know it. Every year the IRS estimates billions of dollars are scammed through theft and identify fraud. The team at Broussard Poché, LLP wants you to be aware of the most prevalent tax scams. Fake Tax Payments: Beware of this one […]
The beginning of the year is the perfect time to take a look at your household budget. It may be time to make a few tweaks to what you are allocating for expenses. If you don’t have a budget down on paper, the team at Broussard Poché, LLP suggests you start the new year with […]
In just a few short weeks you should be getting the tax information you need to get through the 2017 tax season. Before you head in to your tax preparer’s office, take a few moments to get organized. It’s important to have one place where you can store your tax information. When it is finally […]
Employers need to take note of 1099 form changes regarding due dates. The team at Broussard Poché, LLP has outlined the changes below. Previously, Forms W-2 and Forms 1099 were due to taxpayers on January 31st. Companies did have additional time to file with the IRS/SSA (February 28th if paper filed and March 31st if […]
It’s only natural to want a fresh start at the start of the new year, your financial choices should be no exception. There are ways to put your best foot forward fiscally, and the team at Broussard Poché, LLP want to help you get started. Preform a full financial check-up: How much in savings How […]