Posted on July 8, 2020
Economics of Outsourcing
In this article, we will explore the potential cost savings that an organization may realize through outsourcing. The economic argument to consider outsourcing is quite compelling.
Posted on June 19, 2020
Metrics that Matter
Webster’s Dictionary defines metrics as standards of measurement and, while these are fundamentally quantitative in nature, metrics can also be viewed as pieces and parts of a story.  In this article, we will discuss why metrics matter and how they play an important role in the story of a business.
Posted on May 28, 2020
The Benefits of Outsourcing
Outsourcing - put simply - is looking outside of your organization for expertise. Organizations will often bring in external resources for knowledge in areas such as finance, law, HR, or payroll.
Posted on May 21, 2020
Your Personal Finances Haven’t Been Immune to the Pandemic
Pandemics on the scale of the current COVID-19 crisis don’t come along very often. But the damage they cause is almost impossible to escape.
Posted on May 21, 2020
IRS Addresses Those Items Thought to Have Slipped Through
In late March, the IRS announced that certain taxpayers generally have until July 15, 2020, to file and pay federal income taxes which were originally due on April 15. Since that guidance addressed the imminent and impending April 15 deadline, there were some taxpayers, tax forms, and tax payments that were not covered.
Posted on May 21, 2020
Benefit Programs Summary
BST & Co.has compiled the following guide to the numerous federal funding and relief programs available to businesses and individuals as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Posted on May 21, 2020
The New Workplace
The coronavirus global pandemic will be an event that will forever reshape our lives as well as our workplaces. Just as procedures changed for boarding airplanes after September 11, 2001, so will the impact of this virus change the way we live and work.
Posted on May 19, 2020
SBA Application for Forgiveness
On Friday, May 15, the SBA released its PPP Loan Forgiveness Application. The SBA has created definitive rules for certain items that had some uncertainty during the early stages of this program.
Posted on May 15, 2020
Is Outsourcing Right for Your Organization?
As an organization considers the appropriateness of outsourcing, it may be wise to begin that exploration with a basic explanation of what outsourcing is and is not.
Posted on May 7, 2020
How to Document PPP Loan Necessity
On April 23, the U.S. Department of Treasury issued FAQ No. 31 entitled, “Do businesses owned by large companies with adequate sources of liquidity to support the business’ ongoing operations qualify for a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan?”
Posted on April 15, 2020
Payroll Protection Program (PPP) Fact Sheet for Self-Employed or Sole Proprietors
In our previous article “SBA Parameters for the Paychecks Protection Program (PPP)” we outlined the general details of the program. Listed below are answers to questions for those individuals that want to participate in the program and are self-employed or are sole proprietors of a business.
Posted on April 3, 2020
Retirement Plan Relief- The CARES Act
On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act, otherwise known as the CARES Act, was signed into law. The CARES Act includes provisions which increase flexibility for in-service plan distributions and enhanced loan rules.
Posted on April 1, 2020
"CARES" Stimulus 7(a) Loans- A Portion of These Loans will be Forgiven
In our previous article "CARES Stimulus 7(a) Loans- A Portion of These Loans Will Be Forgiven", we outlined some of the specific criteria that were in the "CARES" Act. Listed below are the specific parameters that have now been set by the SBA.
Posted on March 31, 2020
Federal Tax Credit Available for Employee Retention
On Friday, March 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”).  This article addresses certain key employer tax considerations.
Posted on March 31, 2020
Business Tax Considerations to Provide Liquidity
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act will provide roughly $2.2 trillion in financial relief to individuals, businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and state and local governments in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. 
Posted on March 31, 2020
Information/ Tips For Individuals to Help Get Through COVID-19 Crisis
During these incredibly unusual and disruptive times, the federal government has made numerous changes and updates that will impact your personal financial situation for you and your family.