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Investment Diversification with a Tax Focus

You might not be used to thinking of your investments in terms of taxable, tax-deferred, and tax-free. Learn why you might want to. Read more.

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Get to Know Kelly Landwehr

Describe your role at Weber O’Brien: 

I am an Audit Senior Manager. I am responsible for planning and managing audit and assurance services engagements.

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Fees Fees Fees

With the new rules regarding the fiduciary responsibilities of retirement plan trustees, it makes sense to request at least annually a complete detail of your plans administrative, custodial and management fees.

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What to Do if Recruiters Don’t Have Time to Read Your Cover Letter

Here are four alternative ways to stand out.

By Rachel Bitte

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BUILDER 100 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB. 15

he BUILDER 100/Next 100 is the housing industry's premier list of the largest U.S. home builders. Published by Hanley Wood since 1984, inclusion on the list is highly regarded throughout the industry.

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2017 Section 179 Deduction

In 2017, businesses can expense up to $510,000 of qualified new or used business equipment purchases, with a $2,030,000 annual purchase limit. In addition, new equipment purchased in 2017 may qualify for 50% bonus depreciation. This rate drops to 40% in 2018, so plan your purchasing accordingly.

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Manage Business Insurance Costs

Liability, property, vehicles, directors, officers, employees – you can buy an insurance policy for many of the risks your business faces.

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Get to Know Stephanie Weisenberger

Describe your role at Weber O’Brien: 

I am a member of the tax department.  I prepare and review individual and business returns.  I also assist with training and recruiting interns and new staff.

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It’s Builder 100 Time: Don’t Miss Out!

The BUILDER 100/Next 100 is the housing industry's premier list of the largest U.S. home builders. Published by Hanley Wood since 1984, inclusion on the list is highly regarded throughout the industry.

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NATIONAL OUTLOOK - January 2017

Data on the full year of construction will not be available until February but it’s apparent from what we know of the first 11 months that some trends have slowed or reversed in 2016 and among economists, there are the first signs of recession on the horizon for 2018.

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