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.
The holidays are mere weeks away; it’s time to start planning to go easy on your pocketbook. The experts at Broussard Poché, LLP know there are more than a few people out there who need to start now, so they can have a financially stress free holiday. Here are a few tips to help you […]
Small business owners should start thinking ahead to 2017. The R&D credit was permanently extended and includes some enhancements starting for the filing of 2016 tax returns. The experts at Broussard Poché, LLP can help guide you through the credit. Some of the enhancements include: Offsets to alternative minimum tax Offsets to the payroll tax […]
You’ve probably heard the terms Bonds and Bond Funds thrown around in reference to your investments. Making a decision to dedicate a portion of your portfolio to one or the other can be a bit intimidating. The experts at Broussard Poché, LLP can help you make an informed decision. First of all, there is no […]
Being smart with money doesn’t always come easily; for parents, it’s important to instill a money-saving mentality at an early age for your children. The professionals at Broussard Poché, LLP, have a few tips that could make the journey a bit easier. Ages 3-7: Your child, from the age of 3, can start to understand […]
There is now assistance for taxpayers impacted by the recent, disastrous floods. Louisiana taxpayers can claim refunds for state sales taxes paid on personal property destroyed by flood water in Parishes declared a federal disaster area. The team at Broussard Poché, LLP want you to be aware of what’s available. According to the Louisiana Department […]
Like many of you, the team at Broussard Poché, LLP has been impacted by the recent and devastating floods. Our financial experts want to make sure you have a handle on how this event could affect your taxes for next year. Property taxes in Louisiana are based on the status and condition of the taxable […]
The professionals at Broussard Poché, LLP want to help make employers aware of the provisions under IRC section 139 with respect to employee disaster relief payments. Under this code, employers may make a tax free disaster relief payment to employees for reimbursement or payment of reasonable and necessary expenses as a result of a qualified […]
Many people have some form of risk management policies, but the experts at Broussard Poché, LLP know those policies can sometimes be put on a shelf. It’s time to brush them off and take a look; you may have to do some updating. Let’s review a few risk management strategies. Auto Insurance – Review your […]