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.
Getting laid off and having to file for unemployment benefits can be a scary and confusing time. Most people don’t know much about the unemployment system until they are forced to learn first-hand. Broussard Poché, LLP knows that accurate information about the taxes and unemployment benefits is a bit hard to come by. Let’s walk […]
School’s out, and for many parents, the real work begins. Juggling work and childcare can get exhausting and expensive. Broussard Poché, LLP wants to get you up-to-date on the child and dependent care credit. This credit will give parents back a portion of the money spent on child care. The child and dependent care credit […]
What it Means for You A change in the rules governing overtime has been coming for two years, with a sneak preview of proposed modifications last year. Broussard Poché, LLP wants to help you get a handle on the new overtime rules. On May 18, the Department of Labor (DOL) issued its new final rules, […]
It’s a common problem for business owners; not understanding the rules and regulations for vehicle expenses. But the tax experts at Broussard Poché, LLP want you to know, if your business is audited, the IRS will most likely ask for mileage logs if you deducted vehicle expenses. Knowing the rules can save you lots of […]
It’s only a matter of time before a client who has filed for bankruptcy ends up on your accounts receivable list. Broussard Poché, LLP can help you get a solid understanding of what happens next; it is still possible to recoup your goods or at least part of the money your company is owed. If […]
With warmer weather upon us, we are all sitting at work thinking about summer vacation (I know I am). These excursions can be a major strain on the bank account, but there are a few things that you can do to ease the money pain. Start saving ahead. Planning and budgeting well ahead can help […]
After the tax deadline has come and gone, you may find yourself neck deep in paperwork. It requires quite a few documents to file, but what do you need to hold on to? If you’re faced with an audit, you’ll need important documents, but what does the IRS consider important? Broussard Poché, LLP can help […]
You may have seen the television ads that promise to settle tax liabilities for “pennies on the dollar.” The process, which involves the IRS Offer in Compromise program, is not as simple as some on TV would like you to think. In fact, it can be quite complex. The Basics: An Offer in Compromise is […]