Testing for Impairment: Are Appraisals Required?

  • January 29, 2017

written by Jacob Hall Community bankers sometimes do not know whether or not an appraisal is required when loans secured by...

Four Industries for Community Banks to Watch in 2017

  • January 25, 2017

written by Jacob Hall It’s hard to think that the current economic recovery started in the summer of 2009. It is...

We are hiring: Firm Administrator

  • January 23, 2017

Edited 3/10/17 – position has been filled. We are excited to announce we are hiring a Firm Administrator for The Whitlock...

When Does a Gift Require a Gift Tax Return?

  • January 14, 2017

written by Cara Stewart If you made a big gift before the end of 2016, you may be wondering what your...

What to Expect on 2016 Form 1040

  • January 12, 2017

written by Cara Stewart Each new filing season may bring changes to the Form 1040, U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, as...

Vehicle Tax Credits: Not Just for Hybrids Anymore

  • January 11, 2017

written by Cara Stewart Move over hybrids – buyers of Volkswagen and Mercedes diesel vehicles now qualify for the valuable alternative...