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“Mr. Obimah is a highly knowledgeable tax adviser who walked me through the process and crafted a plan that has helped my business and family immensely. I would highly recommend this very educated and experienced tax expert! Best, Steve Crawford, MBA Ford Insurance Group” -Steven Crawford

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How To Eliminate Bad Business Debt In Your Charlotte Small Business

There's a bunch of "business" I need to communicate today, before I get to my discussion of your Charlotte business debt. That's because the personal filing deadline is Tuesday, April 17th, and the majority of our Charlotte business clients also have us handle their...

Three More Questions To Consider in 2018 For Your Charlotte Small Business Plan

We are in that "calm before the storm" period before busy season begins in earnest for us, and it's a great time for us -- and for you, in my opinion -- to take stock. As we prepare for the increased activity and communication level that always comes this time of...

3 Important Questions For Charlotte Small Business Owners To Answer In 2018

Now that we are into the first full work week of 2018, how are you feeling about your direction? We're here, and we're in your corner. I'd love a note from you about what you are hoping to accomplish during this year, and how we can be a resource to you as you do. As...

How To Get Out of IRS Debt Fast: 6 Key Steps

Often, when you're faced with IRS debt, there are other nasty little financial problems out there that can tend to crop up. I have to tell you though, as I sat down to write this strategy note, it made me think about some clients that I've worked with over the years...

Ask For The Sale! Charlotte Business Owners Sales Psychology

I make it my goal in these weekly notes to pass along information which has proven useful to our firm and our more successful clients. I do this because we want to be a partner with you in helping you grow your Charlotte business. We're not marketing "gurus" around...

Five Financial and Tax Strategies For Charlotte Small Businesses

It's increasingly clear to all of us that our present "cultural moment" can take a toll on any Charlotte 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...

The Billionaire Mindset by Godwin Obimah

More than being only bean counters or tax strategists for our Charlotte clients, we make it a point to study what works well for our most successful clients, and (with all confidentiality) pass along principles we've seen work in various businesses. On top of that, we...

2018 Tax Season Reflections From A Charlotte 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 Charlotte are streaming through our doors, both virtual and actual (after all, we welcome them here), the phone is ringing off...

Godwin Obimah’s Price War Strategies: Three Reasons To Raise Your Prices

I take a look around the small business world sometimes, and I get a little sad.It's heartbreaking to watch small businesses in Charlotte go out of business or not bring home enough bacon simply because they get trapped into thinking about their pricing in the wrong...

The Powers and Limitations of IRS Auditors by Godwin Obimah

No matter the time of year, the IRS Audit and Enforcement people are always on the prowl for new cases, and their first step, should you find yourself in their crosshairs, is almost always the audit. Dealing with an audit, even if only via correspondence, is never fun...

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!