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January 2018 Construction News Brief – Disaster Recovery Plan

Lessons from 2017: Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning With hurricanes, floods, wildfires and other natural disasters, the past year has offered plenty of lessons about the importance of being prepared for unexpected business disruptions. Despite frequent reminders, many businesses remain unprepared for the unexpected. According to one major insurance company,...

Financial Fitness: Money Management for Millennials

Financial Fitness: Money Management for Millennials

Looking to get your finances in order in the New Year? Take part in Financial Fitness: Money Management for Millennials, a series of workshops that will help you gain the skills you need to set and manage a budget, start investing, and learn how to finance that next...

Rhode Island 2018 State of the State Address

RI 2018 State of the State Address

Let's Keep Going At last night’s 2018 State of the State Address, Governor Raimondo, once again, called for legislature to pass the Rhode Island Manufacturing Initiative, a package of workforce training and economic development programs aimed to rebuild Rhode Island’s manufacturing industry. She also pointed out that “the responsibility...

The Value of the Governor’s Workforce Training Grants

-by Michael DeCataldo, CPA/PFS, CFP®, MST, Managing Partner As the business climate continually changes, companies often need to train their employees to allow their business to meet new challenges. Developing your employees’ skills can position your business to take advantage of opportunities and remain competitive and successful in the year...

Valuable Deduction for Pass-Thru Businesses

Although the drop of the corporate tax rate from a top rate of 35% to a flat rate of 21% may be one of the most talked about provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), C corporations aren’t the only type of entity significantly benefiting from the new...

2018 January News in Review

Sansiveri’s 2018 January News in Review is a summary of news, events and links that we shared throughout the month of December. Just in case you missed an earlier post or email, this issue includes information on Susan Windle being named Partner; 2018 standard mileage rate; gift giving after...

Gift Giving After the Holidays

Gift Giving After the Holidays

-by Catherine Parente, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE, MAFF, Partner The holidays are just about over as we approach the new year. Along with the new year is a new tax law which keeps the federal estate and gift taxes intact, but doubles the amount of wealth that is exempt from these taxes....

2017 Tax Reform

2017 Tax Reform

Last-Minute Year-End Moves in Light of Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts As you may be aware, the President has signed the biggest tax reform law in thirty years, which will make fundamental changes in the way you, your family and your business calculate your federal income taxes. Since most of...