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
LAS VEGAS - Relatively new changes in tax law that went into effect in 2013 will again cause many taxpayers to lose certain itemized deductions. But some simple steps can help Nevadans ensure they get the best possible deductions. For example, people who itemize on their form 1040 will lose itemized deductions for medical expenses if those expenses do not exceed 10 percent … [Read more...] about Year-End Tax Pointers From a Pro
LAS VEGAS – Two of the founding partners in the longtime, award-winning local accounting and financial consulting firm of Johnson Jacobson Wilcox announced they are forming their own company, called JW Advisors. Effective Jan. 1, longtime partners Kirk Jacobson and Chris Wilcox will own and operate a new firm called JW Advisors. They will be joined by more than half of the … [Read more...] about Partners in Leading Financial Consulting Company Create New Firm Called JW Advisors