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Ensuring your business operations run smoothly is an overwhelming responsibility as a business owner. While some processes can come more easily to you than others, …
The rising cost of living is a significant burden for many U.S. families. While you can’t deduct grocery bills or utilities from your tax bill, …
Hiring a CFO is an essential step in ensuring your company’s financial health. However, many CFOs get so bogged down with competing priorities that they …
Reaching the end of your first year in business is a significant milestone. Bringing your idea to life and achieving your business goals is no …
Today’s businesses require financial management processes and systems that are agile, efficient, and digital. As both small business and accounting professionals, we have the privilege …
A chief financial officer (CFO) is crucial to the success of your business, but hiring someone to take on the job can feel daunting. You …
Understanding your business’s balance sheet or cash flow statements is essential to operating your business. But staying on top of your business financial statements while …
With nearly 60 million Americans identifying as independent contractors, it’s important to understand how your business should account for these types of workers come tax …
From growing grapes to selling wine, building a vertically integrated wine business with Peltier winery and vineyards. Learn how Peltier winery and vineyards grew their business into the success that it is today.
Our qualified tax accountants can help you with the complex process of calculating business equipment depreciation. Contact us today to learn how to calculate depreciation on business equipment.
Tax credits from the can help you to recover expenses for research and development in CA. Learn more from our certified tax professionals about qualified research and development expenses in California.
Who is eligible for the FICA Tip Credit in California? Understanding and utilizing the federal FICA Tip Credit can save your business thousands of dollars a year. Call our qualified CPAs for assistance.
Identify the standard tax deductions in California for 2021. With Tax Day coming up, the California tax preparers of Cook CPA Group discuss the standard deduction vs. itemized deductions.
Does California Have a late tax filing deadline in 2021? Sacramento CPAs discuss time extensions to file a state tax return in CA. For help with late or unfiled taxes, contact Cook CPA Group today.
What is the 2021 tax filing deadline for US citizens abroad? Sacramento CPAs explain the deadline to file a US income tax return for citizens living abroad, plus additional income reporting requirements.
What business expenses must be depreciated in CA? If you need help determining which business expenses are depreciable, our experienced California accountants can help Contact us today.
Our CPAs can help you find any Tax incentives that are available to wineries in California to save you time and money so you can focus on running your business.
Our accountants can help you find all tax incentives that are available to distilleries in California so you can save money and focus on running your business.
Navigating the people side of running a successful distillery can be challenging. Learn how the Loch & Union distillery has handled the personnel, partnerships, and investment aspect of successful distillery operations.
Companies often prefer to have financial statements checked for accuracy before sending them to another party. Learn the different types of Statement Audits in CA.
What factors affect the amount of a charitable deduction in California? Learn more about how your charitable donations affect your taxes and how deductions are applied. Contact Cook CPA for a free consultation.
Keys to overcoming physical challenges and natural disasters while building a distillery. Learn how Loch & Union Distilling overcame the harsh challenges of natural disasters on the road to success.
Why do you still owe money to the California Franchise Tax Board? If you are unsure why you still owe money to the Franchise Tax Board, contact an experienced tax accountant for help immediately.
When are services subject to sales tax in California? Complying with tax laws in California is a complex matter. Luckily, the accountants at Cook CPA are here to answer any tax questions you have.
What Parameters Define a Fiscal Year for a Business? The fiscal year affects many different financial matters for a business. It is an important concept to understand. Learn more from our experienced accountants.
Discover the secrets of the most successful distilleries in Northern California and learn about Cook CPA’s Tools to Thrive business framework for succeeding with the independent distillery business model.
Should you have more or less inventory at year-end for taxes? Managing taxes on inventory is a complex matter. Contact an experienced tax planning accountant for assistance to ensure you avoid penalties.
The IRS has announced tax relief measures for businesses affected by the California Wildfires. Learn if you qualify for tax relief for businesses affected by California Wildfires.
What defines the start of a business for tax purposes? It’s important to know all tax details before opening a business to avoid penalization. Learn more from our business tax experts at Cook CPA.
Because of the unexpected hit of COVID-19, the IRS extended the deadline for 2019 taxes. Read to learn about what these COVID-19-related changes to the federal IRS tax deadline mean for businesses.
What Documentation and Requirements are Needed for the PPP Loan Forgiveness? Our California PPP loan forgiveness accountants discuss the documents your business needs to provide for the Paycheck Protection Program.
How long do you have to file the PPP loan forgiveness application? The California PPP loan forgiveness accountants at Cook CPA Group discuss deadlines for applying for the Paycheck Protection Program.
A Roseville + Sacramento tax accountant at Cook CPA examines the advantages of a financial statement audit for your company in California. Identify key benefits of auditing your company’s financial statements in California.
Navigating the new revenue recognition guidance with Cook CPA Group. Our Roseville and Sacramento CPAs explain the new revenue recognition standard, ASC 606, by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB).
Office Curator Brennan gives advice on maintaining a healthy work-life balance throughout the summer months and beyond. Learn how humans can enjoy the dog days of summer with Cook CPA Group.
What is the purpose of bank reconciliations in California? Sacramento + Roseville tax accountants at Cook CPA Group explain what a bank reconciliation statement is and why it is prepared in California.
What if you didn’t file taxes for your business last year in California? The Roseville and Sacramento tax accountants at Cook CPA Group explain the consequences for unfiled business tax returns in California.