Everything You Need To Know About Tax Records For Chattanooga Businesses

Tax season is over. Just like the North Pole elves in the Will Ferrell classic, Elf, perhaps your team could use a brief moment of celebration before getting back to work? Although it’s a relief now, remember that tax season isn’t a one-time occasion. The decisions you make all year affect your April filing. On that note, you know I … Read More

Thomas TaylorEverything You Need To Know About Tax Records For Chattanooga Businesses

Why Soft Skills Are The Future For The Chattanooga Workforce

We work with many Chattanooga business owners, so that means that the April 15th deadline doesn’t carry quite the same “relief” that it does for many firms who work primarily with individual tax returns. Which is one of the reasons why you still see me posting a strategy note here this week. Another reason is that word on the street … Read More

Thomas TaylorWhy Soft Skills Are The Future For The Chattanooga Workforce

Resilience And Chattanooga Business Growth

If you were a client of ours this tax season, you’re probably feeling fine about your tax return. But on the chance that you were not … we’ve helped many Chattanooga business owners “make the switch” over to us, year after year. I know that you may have established a rhythm with your current provider (even if it’s not a … Read More

Thomas TaylorResilience And Chattanooga Business Growth

Thank You For Making The 2019 Tax Season Our Best Ever

Here we are, and “tax season” is behind us. But the truth is that tax season actually never ends for us. We just get a little less busy. But what a 2019 tax season it was. Thank you so much for your trust, and for allowing us to walk with you during such a sensitive and (occasionally) painstaking process. Since … Read More

Thomas TaylorThank You For Making The 2019 Tax Season Our Best Ever

Tracking Your Key Business Metrics For Your Chattanooga Company

Oh, you thought that since March Madness is over that I wouldn’t shoehorn another metaphor? You thought wrongly. I’m here with some ideas for how you and your Chattanooga business should be “keeping score” today. (See what I did there? … um … because in sports you keep score? Alright. More coffee please.) But before I dive into that, because … Read More

Thomas TaylorTracking Your Key Business Metrics For Your Chattanooga Company

How Chattanooga Business Owners Can Win The Day Through Micro Tasks

It’s April. And that means, well — it’s PROCRASTINATION season. Our phones are ringing off the hook, and our inboxes are clogged with Chattanooga people who are looking for tax help. Fortunately, our business owner clients (usually) are a little more ahead of the game. But just because you manage a Chattanooga business, that doesn’t mean you are managing your … Read More

Thomas TaylorHow Chattanooga Business Owners Can Win The Day Through Micro Tasks

Outlining What Occurs During A Business Audit For Chattanooga Businesses

Our Chattanooga business owner clients come to us for lots of different reasons. Whether it’s merely for straight tax work, cash flow management and forecasting, or direct accounting assistance, we wear many hats on behalf of our favorite business owners. But here’s something for which a few of our Chattanooga clients didn’t even realize they needed us … until they … Read More

Thomas TaylorOutlining What Occurs During A Business Audit For Chattanooga Businesses

Three Key Reasons You Should Consider Offering Unlimited PTO For Your Chattanooga Company

That old adage isn’t actually accurate. In my line of work, I’m learning something that it would behoove you to also understand: Time is actually worth more than money. So many Chattanooga businesses have internalized this reality, and have built huge enterprises dedicated to the proposition that people are MORE than willing to pay to get back their time. And … Read More

Thomas TaylorThree Key Reasons You Should Consider Offering Unlimited PTO For Your Chattanooga Company

Four Key Steps For Effective Customer Care By Tommy Taylor

As “customer service” goes, I can guarantee that you (and YOUR customers too, btw) have multiple stories of Chattanooga businesses or organizations that have massively bungled the encounter. For instance, anyone who calls the IRS directly — instead of having someone like us handle it through the Practitioner Priority Line — can attest to how difficult it can be to … Read More

Thomas TaylorFour Key Steps For Effective Customer Care By Tommy Taylor

Tommy Taylor’s Three Simple Steps Towards a Better Business Budget

It’s amazing — and scary — how many Chattanooga businesses operate without a true budget. Cash flow becomes their only barometer, and that often doesn’t include an accurate picture of ongoing growth, or the health of a business. Look — in addition to handling taxes and books on behalf of local business owners, we like to dig into the weeds … Read More

Thomas TaylorTommy Taylor’s Three Simple Steps Towards a Better Business Budget