Tax Reform: Three Provisions That Could Affect Borrowers

  • May 20, 2019

Most of the changes enacted by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act took effect in tax year 2018. So the current tax-filing season is...

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Capital Regulations Proposed on Certain Commercial Loans

  • March 19, 2019

Last May, Congress passed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act (EGRRCPA). To conform the regulatory definition of HVCRE...

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Get Ready for These Three Accounting Pronouncements

  • March 15, 2019

In the world of accounting pronouncements, it can sometimes take years from the time a pronouncement is made until it becomes...

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Five Things to Discuss With Your Borrowers

  • March 11, 2019

Despite the robust economy as reflected by solid GDP growth over the past few quarters, many small businesses are facing some...

Local Game Changer: Steve Johnson joins The Whitlock Company

  • January 22, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Whitlock Company is shaking things up in Kansas City, welcoming bank tax specialist Steve Johnson into...

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Legislation Relieves Bank Regulatory Burden

  • October 24, 2018

On May 25, legislation was signed into law that relieves some of the regulatory burden community banks have faced since passage...

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Should You Partner with a Fintech Firm?

  • October 21, 2018

Innovations in digital banking are moving at breakneck speed, forcing many community banks to plant their digital flag in the sand....

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CECL is Coming – Is Your Bank Ready for This Seismic Shift?

  • October 17, 2018

Historically, banks have based credit loss reserves on the amount of loan losses they’ve incurred in the past. However, this will...

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The Impact of Amortized Goodwill to your Borrowers

  • August 22, 2018

written by Kami Bailey As you review the financial statements of small business borrowers, you may now see goodwill amortized on...