They both work with financial data; they’re both essential for managing a successful business. Yet the roles and duties of a bookkeeper and accountant rarely overlap. If you are like many business owners, you may not be exactly sure of the differences between a bookkeeper and accountant and whether you should hire one, or both.
The Georgia Department of Revenue has been adopting new audit policies on voluntary and random film tax credit audits. Sometimes these policies are being adopted retroactively and some are arguably aggressive
In the landmark decision of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Inc., the U.S. Supreme Court upheld South Dakota’s economic nexus law, which requires companies to collect sales tax when their sales or the number of transactions with the state exceed certain thresholds.
Enterprise Resource Planning (“ERP”) has become an integral component of the manufacturing process as it can provide insight on vendor management, product logistics and server integration. Taxpayers may be able to qualify time for the R&D tax credit associated with developing and integrating the ERP system depending on whether it is developed primarily for internal or external use
Peter Stathopoulos and Brian Sengson of Bennett Thrasher’s State and Local Practice recently appeared as guests on an episode of Business Radio X’s Wealth Matters podcast.
Bennett Thrasher’s Business Transformation Services practice, led by John Yeager, was recently featured in Metro Atlanta CEO. The new practice group will help business owners use technology at the intersection of software and accounting.
In an article published in Accounting Today, Bennett Thrasher partner Tim Oberst discusses the highly anticipated proposed regulations for Code Section 199A, the new 20 percent deduction on “qualified business income” of pass-through entities, released by the Treasury Department and the IRS on August 8.
On August 8, the United States Department of Treasury and the IRS released the long-awaited and highly anticipated proposed regulations for IRC Code Section 199A, the statute governing the new 20 percent deduction on “qualifying business income” allowed to owners of “pass-through” entities.
The BT recruiting team hosted over 75 associates and partners at the first annual Campus Recruiting Happy Hour on Thursday, August 9th to kick off 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 strong network and pipeline with the universities and the cities they are in as we continue to grow.
Bennett Thrasher LLP, one of the nation’s top 100 full-service public accounting and consulting firms, is pleased to announce it has been named Georgia Restaurant Association’s Industry Partner of the Year for its commitment to serving the restaurant industry.
On September 20th at 1:00 PM ET, James Pickett, Director of Tax Controversy at Bennett Thrasher, will be presenting on how accountants can navigate the IRS Audit Process successfully for their clients.
In a recent article published by Bloomberg, John Yeager, Director of Business Transformation Services at Bennett Thrasher, discusses several factors behind the recent trend of accounting firms acquiring technology companies.