Heather Palermo

Why a CPA should be the first hire at your startup

It may not be where your hiring strategy goes first, but it should be.

90% of start ups fail. Often...

How to Recession-Proof Your Business

We’ve got an overheated economy and a bear market. IF we reach a recession this year, is your...

Cook County Minimum Wage is on the Rise July 1

Effective July 1, 2022, the minimum wage in Cook County will increase for tipped employees and...

Augusta Rule: How to Master this Tax Loophole

The Masters Tournament, held in Augusta, Georgia, is one of the most prestigious PGA golf...

Eliminate Phishing With Secure File Sharing for Business

How secure is your business? There's a good chance that it isn't as secure as you may think....

Our Team Has Grown! Kaizen Merges With SCL CPA PC

Kaizen CPAs & Advisors is excited to announce the merger with SCL CPA PC! Effective January 1,...

11 Features to Look for in an HCM Platform

If you're one of the many business owners stuck using manual processes for both talent acquisition...

HCM 101: What Is Human Capital Management?

Employees are the most important assets of any business. And while your people are your...

Employee Retention Credit (ERC)—You Might Still Qualify

Did you know that you might still qualify for the Employee Retention Credit? Find out what...

Employee or Independent Contractor? Why you need to know the difference.

The distinction may be challenging to make sometimes, but the IRS has very strict...