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College Financial Planning

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?

Estate Planning Done Right

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

Special Business Knowledge And Bozeman, MT Business Success

Yes, there's plenty to say about that Super Bowl, the advertisements (apparently, they're all Tide ads), the halftime show, etc. But I'll let others weigh in there. I'm a tax professional after all. Congratulations Eagles fans, etc. Here at Bonnie Van Dyke, CPA, PC,...

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...

Five Financial and Tax Strategies For Bozeman, MT Small Businesses

It's increasingly clear to all of us that our present "cultural moment" can take a toll on any Bozeman, MT person's mind who isn't vigilant. Constant connectedness to those who are (by their very vocation) incentivized to highlight change, chaos and fear is more...

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 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...

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...

Let’s Talk About Your Business…

But the problem is that there’s a lot of confusion out there about how to grow your business right-with cost-effective, powerful strategies…

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...

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...

The Most Likely Reasons Why Small Businesses Fail In Bozeman, MT

It's always been hard-scrapping for small business owners in Bozeman, MT. We've all heard the old adage: At least 85% and maybe as high as 98% of new small businesses fail before they hit the five year mark. That rate may have been even higher over the past decade....

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!