Eckhoff Accounting News & Resources
In this video, Michele Hassid, Eric Briese and Bruce Frankel explain how our clients benefit from integrated tax, accounting and wealth management services.
Bruce Frankel: One of the most common comments that we’ve been getting back from people is why isn’t the industry just like this?
In this video, Michele Hassid, Eric Briese and Bruce Frankel explain why EAC and EWM partnered to provide integrated tax, accounting and wealth management services for our clients.
Michele Hassid: I realized some years ago that, as a CPA firm, we needed to evolve from being compliance-oriented – focused on preparing tax returns, preparing financial statements – to being client-centric.
July 16, 2018
INFLATION NEARS 3%
The federal government’s Consumer Price Index rose 2.9% across the 12 months ending in June, a level of annualized inflation last seen in February 2012. Yearly inflation has now increased for five straight months (although the headline CPI went north only 0.1% last month).
Change is part of life. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has brought sweeping changes to the federal income tax rules for individuals. But how will you and your family be affected? That depends on your specific circumstances. Major life changes — from marriage and birth to divorce and death — can provide opportunities and pitfalls under the tax law.
July 9, 2018
ANOTHER STRONG MONTH FOR THE LABOR MARKET
Employers hired 213,000 more workers than they laid off in June, according to the Department of Labor. Analysts surveyed by Bloomberg had forecast a gain of 195,000. In the second quarter, net monthly job growth averaged 211,000.