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How Can You Pay for Your Kid to go to College, Spend and Save as You Are Now, and Increase the Amount of Money You have for Retirement?

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Make Sure Your Family Transitions Prepare Your Children and Your Family for Financial Freedom.

Tax Return Review and 2018 TCJA Planning Session for Bozeman, MT Businesses

I'm going to take a moment to address you who might NOT be using our services thus far. There's a word or two for current Bonnie Van Dyke, CPA, PC clients here as well, but allow me to explain. You see, sometimes, you just know you need to make a change, but the...

What Are My Chances of Getting Audited? 11 Tips For Bozeman, MT Small Businesses

On March 15th, 2018, Subchapter S Corporation (S-corps, for short), have their tax returns due. We're already on top of things for our Bozeman, MT clients, but this is a quick reminder to you to make sure that we've communicated, and that your books don't contain any...

Solving Problems in Bozeman, MT Businesses with Effective Solutions

There's this idea out there among many wannabe Bozeman, MT business owners that they have to come up with the next completely fresh idea in order to have a great business. Shows like Shark Tank (which I love) go towards creating this kind of mindset -- although the...

Dealing With Angry Customers: A Plan For Bozeman, MT Business Owners

As I have been saying to some of my personal tax preparation clients in Bozeman, MT, I'm not sure that there is very much that I could say that could add anything to the conversation about what happened last week in Parkland, FL. It seems that every time something...

2018 Tax Season Reflections From A Bozeman, MT Tax Professional

As I write, it's the day before tax day (which is Tuesday the 17th), and we are pushing hard during this final stretch. Procrastinators in Bozeman, MT are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing off...

10 Simple Fraud Protection Safeguards Bozeman, MT Companies Should Implement

Things have been cranking at the Bonnie Van Dyke, CPA, PC offices of late! We have had a steady stream of new Bozeman, MT clients calling, emailing and coming through our doors. But it's also because of all of the questions we are fielding about the new tax law...

How To Find a Business Mentor In Bozeman, MT

We're knee-deep in extension-land for some of our individual and family clients from Bozeman, MT (extensions due in about a week). And I'm glad to say that we've been able to help a lot of families keep far more in their pockets than if they had used the "drag and...

Develop Your Bozeman, MT Target Client With These 7 Important Traits

While we're on the subject of what's holding Bozeman, MT business owners back... I wrote recently about how too many of my Bozeman, MT small business owner clients don't allow themselves the gift of good delegation. It keeps them toiling along with minor tasks, while...

How To Eliminate Bad Business Debt In Your Bozeman, MT Small Business

There's a bunch of "business" I need to communicate today, before I get to my discussion of your Bozeman, MT business debt. That's because the personal filing deadline is Tuesday, April 17th, and the majority of our Bozeman, MT business clients also have us handle...

Bonnie Van Dyke’s Four Keys To Smarter Interview Questions

Firstly, with the advent of technology like Google's new "Duplex" system, it's going to reach a point (sooner than we realize) that Bozeman, MT businesses like yours -- and mine -- will have less use for employees that are mere "order takers" or who don't engage in...

How You're Missing Legal Tax Deductions

Here’s a certain truth: the State and Federal Government would love to have more of your hard-earned money in their accounts. Sure, even though it’s painful, none of us begrudge paying our legal and fair share of taxes.

But the problem is that regular taxpayers, like you, are missing out on legal and safe deductions, to the tune of hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed refunds every year!