A Guide to Gift and Estate Planning

  • January 25, 2012

written by Brenda Logsdon In the following guide you will find an assortment of recommendations to reduce or shift value from...

Charge-off Recovery: Now Is the Time

  • January 20, 2012

One effect of the financial crisis and uneven recovery is the huge amount of loan and lease charge-offs that banks have...

How Do You Calculate Debt Service Coverage?

  • January 20, 2012

Debt service coverage is a critical component of loan underwriting. Given its importance, it’s surprising how little uniformity there is in...

The Pendulum Swings Back to C&I Loans

  • January 20, 2012

The financial crisis that began more than three years ago has changed virtually every aspect of commercial lending – from tighter...

New 2011 1099-K Reporting Now Effective

  • January 13, 2012

Effective for the tax year 2011, there are significant changes for businesses that pay vendors via credit card or accept credit...

Involuntary Conversion for Residence and Personal Property

  • January 11, 2012

written by Jay Logal On May 22, 2011 many people in our area experienced not only a devastating tornado, but also...

Income Tax Seminar for Mary Kay Consultants

  • January 9, 2012

To view the notes and guidelines from Judy Gann’s presentation, please click on the link below. Income Tax Seminar for Mary...

Young Children and Tax Credits

  • January 4, 2012

This is article number six in our series of Tax Credits. Click here to read the previous articles. Child and Dependent...

Missouri Small Business Deduction

  • January 4, 2012

written by Melinda Thurman Recently, Missouri added a small business income tax deduction applicable for all tax years beginning 01/01/2011 and...