It is well known that any debate in the Nevada Legislature over raising mining taxes has been a controversial topic since prospectors first struck gold in the 19th century. Previous efforts to raise the tax or reduce the ability of companies to deduct net proceeds have come up short. Opponents have argued successfully that any increase in the tax rate would severely … [Read more...] about Mining for Taxes
Accountants are among the most respected professionals in Nevada for their expertise and steady guidance. As businesses face turbulent times, this industry is working hard to stay on top of changing tax laws and implications for businesses with some of the new grants and loans available. Recently, CPA executives from across the state came together for a virtual … [Read more...] about Industry Focus
After the November 2018 election, Nevada saw a regime change in Carson City. The Silver State has a new governor and legislators, several of whom are inexperienced. This has led to a difficult legislative session which, many have said, has been more contentious than is typical. “We’re way behind,” explained Senator Keith Pickard, a republican member of the Nevada Senate … [Read more...] about Power Poll
Planning for Business Taxes in 2017 Although Nevada has one of the most business-friendly tax environments in the U.S., business owners still have to contend with (and plan for) local, state and federal taxation. In addition, planning for taxes in 2017 is a task made much harder due to recent political and legislative changes. Not only is President Trump’s proposed tax reform … [Read more...] about Help Wanted: Fortune-teller
LAS VEGAS – Accounting Today, a leading provider of business news for the tax and accounting industry, announced JW Advisors (JWA) of Las Vegas earned the top spot on its 2016 Best Small Firms to Work For. The list identifies the country’s top firms in the industry to work for based on a yearly survey conducted by Accounting Today in partnership with Best Companies Group. … [Read more...] about Accounting Today Names Las Vegas Financial Consulting And Cpa Firm Jw Advisors “Best Small Firm To Work For”
“I would tell myself to not be complacent and be willing to leave your existing comfort zone. Take risks—those risks can lead to greater opportunity.” Eric Speer | General Manager Las Vegas Office, Logical Position “Unless you are absolutely passionate about your career role and can’t bear to exit, upgrade your position every five years. Change spurs growth. Keep building … [Read more...] about What Advice Would You Give Your Younger Self?
LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas-based CPA firm JW Advisors Partner Chris Wilcox and Southwest based wealth management firm Miller Russell Associates Partner Russell Bucklew recently earned the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) designation after completing the Institute’s intensive CEPA executive style MBA program at the University of San Francisco. Wilcox and Bucklew join an elite … [Read more...] about Elite Business Advisors Earn Prestigious CEPA Designation
LAS VEGAS - It’s the most prevalent tax scam – and the peak season is upon us. We’re talking about tax identity theft and refund fraud. This scam has become a serious problem due to its simplicity. Identity thieves steal sensitive personal information – primarily Social Security numbers and birthdates – and then file fake tax returns requesting refunds using the stolen … [Read more...] about Protect Against Tax Identity Theft