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Gordon is a New Jersey-based CPA and owner of Turfbooks, an accounting firm that caters to land care professionals throughout the U.S. Reach him at

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Section 199A: Tax reform’s gift to small businesses Posted on 15 Nov 2019 in the 1119 & Business categories.

Section 199A, passed as part of the December 2017 tax reform, gives many small business owners a deduction determined with respect to their qualified business income (QBI). Generally, QBI is... Read more»

A look at the accounting process Posted on 15 Aug 2019 in the 0819 & Business categories.

Dan Gordon explains the accounting process and how accountants produce monthly financial statements for an accurate picture of how a business is performing. Read more»

Are you misclassifying independent contractors? Posted on 16 May 2019 in the 0519 & Business categories.

How do you determine if a worker is an employee or an independent contractor? H The IRS is cracking down on employee misclassification. Read more»

Elements of an effective employee credit card policy Posted on 27 Feb 2019 in the 0219 & Featured categories.

While distributing credit cards to employees is a great idea, you should have some policies regarding limits and usage to prevent employee abuse and overuse. Read more»

What a banker looks for in a borrower Posted on 29 Nov 2018 in the 1118 categories.

As your company grows, you may look for money to buy vehicles, equipment and inventory. Applying for credit can be frustrating. The first place you’ll probably look is a bank.... Read more»

When the IRS comes knocking for a tax audit Posted on 23 Aug 2018 in the 0818 categories.

Nothing strikes an emotional chord with small business owners like the prospect of a tax audit. If you practice accurate bookkeeping and obey the tax laws, there’s little to worry... Read more»