Employer’s Credit for Paid Family and Medical Leave

Among the many changes brought on by last year’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, one potentially beneficial update from the law is the new Employer Credit for Paid Family and Medical Leave. This completely new credit is currently available for the 2018 and 2019 tax years. Employers may be eligible for a credit ranging from 12.5% to 25% of wages paid to employees taking protected leave provided for in the Family and Medical Leave Act.

BT Foundation Featured in Atlanta Daily World

In a recent article published by Atlanta Daily World, the Bennett Thrasher Foundation is highlighted for providing grant support to the READTeam program, a partnership between Malcolm Mitchell’s Share the Magic Foundation and the Andrew and Walter Young Family YMCA.

BT Foundation Annual Report FY18

Bennett Thrasher is pleased to announce the issuance of the FY 2018 Bennett Thrasher Foundation Annual Report. The purpose of the Annual Report is to share both the accomplishments and impact the Foundation has made in the local community.

BT’s Campus Team Wraps Up Fall 2018 Recruiting Season

The BT recruiting team wrapped up another successful fall campus recruiting season in October.  Our overall goal this year was to increase BT’s brand awareness on campuses across the Southeast before the annual accounting career fairs occurred (aka Meet the Firms). 

Trey Webb Provides Insight on Tax Law Changes to Realty Biz News

In a recent article published by Realty Biz News, Bennett Thrasher Partner Trey Webb gives insight on significant tax law changes that commercial investors need to be aware of and resulting investment trends, including coupling low-income housing credits with historic rehabilitation projects in qualified opportunity zones.

Top 5 Impacts of ASC 606 on Manufacturing Companies

As private companies are gearing up for the implementation of Accounting Standards Codification (ASC) 606, Revenue from Contracts with Customers, many are wondering how this guidance will impact the manufacturing industry. For privately‐held entities, ASC 606 applies for annual periods beginning after December 15, 2018 (2019 will be the first year for December year‐ends).

Benefits of QuickBooks Online

Many of our small business clients have converted their financial records to the Cloud. In days past, small businesses maintained their financial records in-house requiring the owner to commit their time or hire a full-time employee to maintain the records. We believe migrating to QuickBooks Online (QBO) from QuickBooks Desktop provides small business owners numerous benefits and greater flexibility.

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