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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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Estimated taxes: To pay or not to pay Posted on 12 May 2017 in the 0517 & Featured categories.

Have you ever noticed line 79 on your individual income tax return (form 1040). It’s your estimated tax penalty. You paid your taxes and you may have even received a... Read more»

Retirement plan options Posted on 13 Mar 2017 in the 0217 & Featured categories.

Starting an employee retirement plan is a great way to help employees plan for their futures while rewarding them in the process. It also may incentivize them to help grow... Read more»

Guest Post: DOL OT rule will not go into effect Dec. 1 Posted on 23 Nov 2016 in the Blog & Today's Green Industry News categories.

On Nov. 22, a federal judge blocked the Department of Labor (DOL) rule extending overtime eligibility to millions of American workers. The new rule was set to go into effect... Read more»

Is the ‘Trump deduction’ available to you? Posted on 11 Nov 2016 in the 1116 & Featured categories.

During the presidential election season, one issue that came up was whether or not Donald Trump paid any taxes. I have no insider information on his taxes, but as a... Read more»

Prep for the new OT rule Posted on 17 Oct 2016 in the 1016 & Business Planner 2017 categories.

It shouldn’t be much trouble, unless you’re currently out of compliance. The Department of Labor’s (DOL) new overtime rule, scheduled to go into effect Dec. 1, will hurt, but I... Read more»

Operating Cost Survey: Terms to know Posted on 12 Oct 2016 in the 0916 & Cover story & Featured categories.

Use the following definitions to understand the data presented in this report. Ratio: A ratio is the relationship of two quantities expressed as the quotient of one divided by the... Read more»