Update On Georgia Entertainment Incentives Webinar Recording

This webinar discusses recent legislative, regulatory and administrative updates that affect companies claiming Georgia entertainment tax credits. Join Peter Stathopoulos, head of Bennett Thrasher’s Entertainment Practice, for a discussion.

Peter Stathopoulos Breaks Down California’s Recent Economic Nexus Standard Law in Article for Total Retail

In an article for Total Retail published on August 19, 2019, Peter Stathopoulos discusses California’s recent enactment of sales tax legislation aimed at remote sellers and marketplace facilitators following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in South Dakota v. Wayfair, which ruled that states can require businesses without a physical presence in the state to collect and remit sales tax from their transactions.

Acquisition and Retention of Qualified Construction Employees

As baby boomers continue to retire, construction firms find it increasingly difficult to retain qualified workers. That said, certain demographic trends are giving construction companies a glimmer of hope that the tide may be turning—albeit slowly.

Fall 2019 Campus Recruiting Season Kicks Off

On Thursday, August 8, the BT recruiting team held the second annual Campus Recruiting Happy Hour, to officially kickoff the fall campus recruiting season.  The firm recognizes that campus recruiting is not only our #1 recruiting source, but it also helps us develop a robust network and pipeline with the universities and the cities they are in, as we continue to grow.

Overcoming Obstacles in Business Exit Planning

Business owners probably think of retirement as a time to let go of all business stresses and to finally begin relaxing. Surprise—according to a recent study, more than 70% of former owners regret selling their companies less than a year after the sale. What causes so many to regret their decision? The culprit seems to be the lack of preparation on the part of the business owner.

Will Eckerson Sheds Light on Bennett Thrasher’s Initiatives to Give Back on 11Alive and goBeyondProfit’s The Extra Mile Segment”

On 11Alive and goBeyondProfit’s “The Extra Mile” segment, which aired on Sunday, August 11, 2019, Bennett Thrasher’s Chief Operating Officer Will Eckerson discusses ways the firm gives back to the local Atlanta community. Will explains that because Bennett Thrasher is a one-office firm in Atlanta, “we’ve really made that conscious effort to say ‘how can we do things in the Atlanta community to give back?’”

Will Eckerson Featured in Inside Public Accounting Article Detailing Bennett Thrasher’s 2019 BT on the AT Hikes

In an Inside Public Accounting article published recently, Will Eckerson discusses Bennett Thrasher’s June BT on the AT hikes, which were held in support of mental health awareness and covered about 80 miles of the Appalachian Trail. The hikes encouraged team members to immerse themselves in nature to improve their own mental health and learn how to encourage others who may need support.

Understanding IRS Letters and Notices

It is important for taxpayers to carefully read each piece of mail that the IRS sends them. In the past, the IRS would often initiate contact with a taxpayer via a phone call. Due to numerous telephone scams, including some involving the impersonation of IRS employees, the IRS now initiates all contact by mail.

Increasing Business Value through Proactive Due Diligence

Most people think of due diligence from the point of view of a prospective buyer. While that is typical, it is now becoming more common for business owners to conduct their own due diligence to fix any weaknesses within their company in advance of a potential sale.

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