Exceeding Expectations. Always. — Business Advisors and CPAs


July 23, 2014
The law codifies sweeping reforms in the way that pension plans are dealt with by companies and also provides for aggressive reform of the IRS tax code.
July 23, 2014
Planning for College - Using a Roth IRA to pay for college
July 21, 2014
There are many tax saving strategies you can follow that will help you manage your money wisely, despite tax rate increases and lost deductions many taxpayers encounter in 2013.
February 24, 2014
BatesCarter encourages high school students to participate in 2014 UGA summer program for business and entrepreneurship.
December 12, 2013
Even though the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 made the 0%, 15% and 20% rates for capital gains and qualified dividends permanent, taxpayers should expect the rates to increase in the next few years.
September 12, 2013
PPACA requires most individuals (including children and other dependents) to carry health insurance, beginning January 1, 2014.
January 22, 2013
The recently enacted 2012 American Taxpayer Relief Act is a sweeping tax package that includes...
November 8, 2012
In his first term of office President Obama passed a Medicare tax increase so in 2013 the Medicare tax rate for Married couples whose earned income exceeds $250,000 will increase by .9% ($200,000 for singles).
October 31, 2012
In the past few years many of our clients have taken advantage of the Georgia conservation land tax credit. Effective November 1, 2012, ...
October 30, 2012
BatesCarter recently completed an Offer-in-compromise in which the taxpayer settled a $200,000 tax bill for less than 1% of the amount owed...
October 29, 2012
The Internal Revenue Service is issuing a warning about a new tax scam that uses a website that mimics the IRS e-Services online registration page.
September 25, 2012
Buy-Sell Agreements
August 16, 2012
Georgia Income Tax Credits
August 8, 2012
Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Business Link August 7, 2012
July 10, 2012
Summary of SAS – Group Audits
February 23, 2012
Before I discuss some of the more interesting items in the proposed 2013 federal budget...
February 9, 2012
January 24, 2012
Tax Benefits for Parents
January 19, 2012
January 1, 2012
December 21, 2011
November 2, 2011
August 30, 2011
IRS Tax Tip 2012-73, April 16, 2012
August 15, 2011
BatesCarter, Business Advisors and CPAs, won two AAM-Marketing Achievement Awards (AAM-MAAs) at the Association for Accounting Marketing Annual Summit.
July 7, 2011
See how BatesCarter is playing a supporting role with The Georgia Mountain Food Bank
July 1, 2011
Any state or local government that spends more than $100 million in any year, not including salaries and benefits, is required to withhold 3%....
June 24, 2011
“Confessions of an Employee Benefit Plan Auditor” Click here to view.
March 21, 2011
I’m not referring to convincing your banker or credit card company to increase your credit limit. This article is, I hope, even better than that. It is about cutting your taxes, getting back more OF what you paid in, and in some cases getting back more THAN you paid in.
December 21, 2010
By Rusty Hopkins
November 16, 2010
by Duane Schlereth
November 12, 2010
If you received an assessment notice from the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR) don't panic. Learn more about what this notice assessment notice really means.
November 10, 2010
What is a derivative? A derivative is an arrangement to receive or make payments based on prices related to a transaction without actually entering into that transaction. Examples are interest rate swaps and futures contracts.
October 27, 2010
5 Tips for Improving Your Cash Flow
October 27, 2010
Why Specialized Accounting Services Matter
October 27, 2010
Accounting for Startups
October 20, 2010
by Beth Grimes