Family Businesses


2018 Legislative Changes: Year-End Guide on State Tax Matters
For companies doing business in multiple states, determining state tax responsibilities has always been a challenge. However, 2018 was a notably busy year. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) brought
How Your Board Can Better Oversee Cyber Risk
PwC Private Company Services
Having a good cyber risk management program in place might help a company prevent some breaches. But more importantly, when a breach does happen, it can help companies get back on their feet faster
New Benefits of Converting from an S Corp to a C Corp
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis
With the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act at the end of 2017, more family businesses are examining their corporate structure and considering the tax implications. Specifically, companies that are
Women & Wealth
GenSpring | SunTrust Private Wealth
Women continue to make great strides in wealth. However, the general theme in the latest research on women and wealth has revealed that women are still restricted by their own lack of confidence. It
Equity Compensation
The ability to attract, retain, and reward a superior workforce is fundamental to every organization’s long-term growth. One way to achieve it is to offer stock options to employees, giving
Family Wealth Advisors Insights
Bank of the West
There is great responsibility when serving the ultra-high net worth clients, especially those who are concerned about preserving a family legacy and the successful transfer of their wealth and/or
New York State and City Raise Bar for Employers in Handling Sexual Harassment Allegations
Michael P. Wissa, Schiff Hardin
Both New York State and New York City have recently passed a series of laws that significantly increased the protections against sexual harassment in the workplace. These laws outline additional and
The 5 Questions To Ask Your Controller
Sage Intacct
As the office of the controller becomes ever more strategic—creating higher levels of financial visibility to help drive growth and profitability—the financial organization’s
Middle Market Businesses Refrain from Capex Investments Despite Tax Incentives
In order to sustain their businesses for the long term, successful business owners tend to be thoughtful in their investments. They act like chess masters, deciding their next five moves in order to
Protect Your Digital Assets with These Cybersecurity Best Practices
Plante Moran
There are ways to improve your data loss protection by taking a few steps. These cybersecurity best practices will help you stay ahead of hackers and can keep your office and clients safe.