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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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2017 Year-End Tax Strategies for Charlotte Business Owners With Tax Reform In Mind

The holidays are funny for Charlotte business owners. And, I must tell you, especially so for tax professionals like me. Every year, Congress delivers updates to the tax code, seemingly at the very last minute, so my staff and I are often working over the holidays...

Sales Positioning For Freelancers And Small Businesses

Have you ever heard of Mary Meeker? Perhaps not. But for those who follow securities analysts, she's a little bit like Michael Jordan. She's been issuing an "internet trends" report since the '90s -- and she's usually right. Which, I suppose, is rare for securities...

5 Effective Marketing Tips For Your Charlotte Small Business

Have you noticed that traditional styles of advertising are getting more and more stale? That's because the online world has torn down so many different barriers that we don't realize how much has changed, until we take a look at the real numbers. And across many...

Identifying Your Target Prospect by Godwin Obimah

With the business deadline (9/15) behind us, we're in tax planning season.Though the IRS (and Congress) haven't yet definitively made a statement about it (that we know of), here at Allied Tax & Accounting Consultants, LLC we are operating according to the fact that...

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...

Three Tips On How To Succeed as an Entrepreneurial Business Owner in Charlotte

Now that TY2017 is behind us, it is time to turn our greedy eyes towards the savings possible for you and your Charlotte business in the "new" tax code under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. And there are many ways to save with these new regulations. One of the most...

Should Your Charlotte Business Consider Returning The PPP Loan?

There has been a lot of recent chatter about the PPP money, who got it, who didn't, and even if some Charlotte companies should pay it back.Well, I have some thoughts on this for you today, but ultimately, you will have to be the one who makes this decision.It's an...

Four Non-Bank Options for Small Business Financing

When many people start a business, they do so using their own resources and funds. And there can be great wisdom to this ... retaining control, a more lucrative exit, etc.But it also puts your own personal resources on the line, and there are greater risks, as well as...

Tax Paperwork Checklist

These items will cover 95% of our Charlotte area tax clients.  Really, this is for ensuring that we’re able to help you keep every dollar…

Three Easy Ways for Charlotte Business Owners to Develop Delegation Skills

The corporation deadline for Charlotte businesses is behind us, and we're taking a big breath around here (while still focusedly working through personal tax returns as well). Apparently, there are basketball games being played.  Not that we would know much about...

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!