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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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How to plan for a rising tax environment Posted on 10 Nov 2020 in the Expert Insights & November 2020 categories.

Landscape Management columnist Dan Gordon, CPA, details how landscape contractors can prepare their companies for a rising tax environment. Read more»

Beware of financing S-corps with bank debt Posted on 17 Aug 2020 in the August 2020 & Business & Expert Insights categories.

Landscape Management columnist Dan Gordon explains why green industry companies should be wary of financing S-corps with bank debt. Read more»

How to keep your company solvent during COVID-19 Posted on 11 May 2020 in the Expert Insights categories.

LM columnist Daniel Gordon, CPA, describes how different landscape companies can stay solvent during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more»

Why are we being audited for sales and use tax? Posted on 11 Mar 2020 in the Expert Insights & Featured & February 2020 categories.

At some point, your company will probably be selected for a sales and use tax audit, and you need to be prepared. For those landscape professionals who are in states... Read more»

Section 199A: Tax reform’s gift to small businesses Posted on 15 Nov 2019 in the Business & Expert Insights & November 2019 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 August 2019 & Business & Expert Insights 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»